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    Travellers Head to Costa Del Credit as They Burn £192 Million in Card Charges

    Apr 19th 2014Despite record low interest rates, the cost of withdrawing cash on credit cards is £21 million more today than in 2010 Plastic bill: 60% of consumers…
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    Credit Card Customers Incur £214 Million of Cash Withdrawal Charges

    Mar 14th 2014Despite record low interest rates, the cost of withdrawing cash on credit cards is £21 million more today than in 2010 Individual cost: One in five…
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    Bank of Scotland’s New BT Card Offers the Lowest Fee, but Not the Biggest Savings

    Mar 13th 2014In response to the launch of the Bank of Scotland’s (BOS) new Platinum balance transfer credit card launch with a 0.70% fee, Will Becker, CEO of…
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    Dumfries Crowned Credit Card Rejection Capital of the UK

    Feb 20th 2014Research reveals almost two thirds of credit card applications in this region were declined in the past 12 months National rejects: In the last 1…
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    Barclaycard Release 31 Month Balance Transfer Card

    Feb 10th 2014Friday 7th February 2014: In response to the balance transfer credit card price war between Halifax and Barclaycard, Will Becker, CEO and co-founder…
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    A Holiday To Tenerife Could Take Consumers Ten Years To Pay Off

    Feb 1st 2014With 11%[1] making minimum repayments on credit cards each month, this is the debt sentence travellers could face Holidays on credit: Consumers are…
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    Credit Card Spending Set to Rise by 8% in 2014

    Jan 27th 2014As consumer confidence grows, research reveals UK credit card holders are set to rack up a bill of £86 billion Retail spend: With total retail spend[…
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    13 million shoppers expected to hit the high street on Saturday 21st December

    Dec 19th 2013LONDON, December 19th, 2013. Research reveals a credit card extravaganza as 2.98 million of these consumers rack up a £300 million bill. The busiest…
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    Meltdown on Friday 13th with Credit Card spend set to peak at £400 million

    Dec 12th 2013LONDON, December 12th, 2013. Consumers will have a ‘fan-plastic’ time as they are expected to carry out over nine million transactions worth £42. The…
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    Cap on Payday loans costs is a step in the right direction, but how many more people will be fleeced while we wait for the ruling to be implemented?

    Nov 25th 2013LONDON, November 25th, 2013. In response to today’s announcement from the Government to introduce a new law to cap the cost of payday loans, Will…
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    Lost credit card rewards total £323 million this Christmas

    Nov 6th 2013LONDON, November 6th, 2013. 15.7[1] million credit card holders lose out by not using cashback or reward cards for Christmas spending. 14.6 million…
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    One in four credit card holders miss payments on balance transfer deals

    Oct 28th 2013LONDON, October 28th, 2013. 25%[1] of credit card holders miss payments on long term[2] balance transfer cards and could be forced to pay 18% APR As…
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    Cash back cut back

    Oct 17th 2013LONDON, October 17th, 2013. American Express ‘Platinum Cashback Everyday’ credit card customers must spend over £4,250[1] a year or they won’t earn a…
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    3.3 Million1 credit card customers trapped as applications are rejected

    Sep 25th 2013LONDON, September 25th, 2013 In the next month alone, these rejections could cost British consumers £1082 million in interest. Of those declined in…
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    Exclusive Barclaycard Initial 0% on purchases offer

    Sep 5th 2012LONDON, September 5th, 2012. PERSONAL finance comparison site TotallyMoney.com today announced that a new Barclaycard Initial card offer is now…