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MBNA enhances British Heart Foundation Credit Card offer

Charity credit card provider of the year MBNA and the British Heart Foundation have extended the balance transfer offer on the British Heart Foundation Credit Card for eligible new customers.

Sainsbury’s Bank strengthens credit card proposition

Sainsbury’s Bank has lowered the rate on its Sainsbury’s low rate Nectar Credit Card to 6.9% APR Representative Variable, making it the lowest low rate credit card on the market.

Planning a big holiday? Earn miles on your plastic to pay for it

High spending shoppers could be missing out if they haven’t got the right credit card. The more spent on some cards, the more consumers could earn to spend on flights and holidays.

MBNA and Virgin Atlantic sign new UK credit card partnership

Virgin Atlantic and MBNA have signed a new five year UK credit card partnership and have enhanced their leading Virgin Atlantic Black Credit Card Account for eligible new customers.

Getting your credit profile into shape in 2014

With post-Christmas credit card bills hitting door mats over the coming weeks, many UK households will be looking to consolidate their debts in order to get their finances in order.

A quarter of us had our credit or debit cards declined one or more times in 2013

One in 10 people had their credit or debit card declined more than once during 2013 because they ran out of money, new research has found.

January offers for Nationwide customers

Nationwide Building Society has launched a series of exclusive offers for its main current account customers. This includes a credit card cashback offer and a reduced personal loan rate; just two of a number of ‘Flexclusive’ offers that are available.

New Sainsbury's Nectar credit card - exclusively through MoneySupermarket

Sainsbury’s Bank has launched a new Sainsbury's Nectar Credit Card exclusively through MoneySupermaket.

Get money fit in 2014 for a new year and new you

Faced with a New Year and a new start, many people may be worried about existing debts and any additional costs they’ve piled on during the festive period and over the course of 2013.

Consumers starting January with £3,000 on their credit card

Consumers will see in the New Year owing an average of £2,875 on their credit card, according to new research from But a worrying 7% of consumers will start 2014 with balances of £10,000 or more on their card.

“Smart” move for MBNA card services customers

“Smart” move for MBNA card services customers

MBNA has launched a new Smartphone Card Services app as part of the continued evolution of the way it provides services to customers.

Keep Christmas card safe this year

Last year one in five new Nationwide credit cards sent out during the festive season were to replace lost or stolen cards.

Costly Christmas needs careful budgeting

The Christmas countdown is on and with three weeks to go, MoneySuperMarket reveals nearly a third (30 per cent) of Christmas spenders won’t be able to make their November salary last to fund the festivities.

Nationwide first in UK to launch by Visa Digital Wallet

Nationwide Building Society, in partnership with Visa Europe, has announced the launch of by Visa, a digital wallet that will offer the Society’s over six and a half million credit and debit card customers an innovative new way to make shopping online faster, easier and more secure.

Flexible friend saves over 50s money on foreign exchange fees

Saga Platinum credit card customers made the most of their holiday this summer, as they saved an estimated £1.5 million in foreign exchange fees when using their Saga Platinum Credit Card this year.