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Savvy shoppers can save a packet this Christmas

Consumers should make the most of the credit and loyalty card deals during the festive season, to make sure they earn extra bang for their buck, according to MoneySuperMarket.

Beat the energy price hikes with a cashback credit card

As the cost of living weighs heavily on household budgets with energy bills hitting an all-time high, every penny counts for most consumers in the run up to the festive season.

M&S Bank celebrates 10-year anniversary of reward credit card

M&S Bank is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the M&S Credit Card, which launched in October 2003. Over one million customers have held their credit card since launch, and over the past 10-years M&S Credit Card customers have shared £400m in M&S vouchers, with 40 billion points earned during this period.

Credit card confessions: Brits reveal truth behind their secret spending

Hidden credit card purchases are causing rifts between couples, with one in ten Brits separating or divorcing their partner as a result, according to research from MoneySuperMarket.

MBNA lowers balance transfer fee for new Everyday Credit Card applicants

MBNA has lowered the balance transfer fee on its Everyday Credit Card, designed to offer eligible consumers an all-in-one solution to their everyday spending and debt consolidation needs.

5% of people in a relationship have ‘hidden' credit cards

When it comes to money it seems that UK couples like to keep their finances divorced. A survey, conducted with more than 1,200 British adults currently in a relationship, found that 16% like to keep love and money separate.

Tesco Bank launches a new market leading low APR credit card

Tesco Bank has added a low APR option to its Clubcard Credit Card range, offering customers a market leading* 7.8% APR representative on purchases and 3 months 0% interest on purchases from account opening.

7 million Brits planned to cash in on rewards this summer

Seven million Brits planned to redeem rewards they earned on Credit or Charge cards, according to research from American Express.

MBNA launches two new Rate for Life credit cards

MBNA has launched two new ‘Rate for Life' credit cards for eligible UK consumers, offering them a choice of low lifetime rate cards to best serve their financial needs.

Credit where credit’s due

MBNA has become the first UK credit card company to achieve Quality in Credit Management (QICM) accreditation.

Limited-edition credit card designs available to new ManU customers

Manchester United Football Club and UK-based credit card specialist MBNA have launched a series of limited edition credit cards to celebrate the extension of their partnership into 2016.

Vauxhall Capital One Rewards Card

Capital One has partnered with Vauxhall Motors to launch a new credit card which enables customers to save up to £1,500 off their next new Vauxhall car.

Help for your holiday hangover

Almost a quarter of people going on holiday this year will spend more than they planned, according to research for Nationwide Building Society.

New school year could leave UK parents with £1.5 billion bill

As the start of the new school year approaches, parents of the UK's 8.1 million school children aged 5 to 16 could be facing a bill of £1.5 billion to kit out their children ready for the new term according to research by Nationwide Building Society.

Credit card companies go refund crazy to catch more customers

The credit card conflict rages on, as Halifax, Bank of Scotland and Lloyds seek to attract more customers by offering balance transfer fee refunds and longer interest free periods.