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Halifax launches 24 month credit card offer with 0% interest and no balance transfer fee

Halifax has launched a new credit card offer giving 0% interest for up to 24 months on balance transfers with no balance transfer fee.

19 million Brits admit to a previous decade of debt

With the credit card reaching its 50th anniversary this week, new insight from MoneySuperMarket reveals over a third (37 per cent) of Brits have been saddled with this debt for up to ten years.

How to avoid being a victim of card fraud

Card fraud is big business for crooks. According to Financial Fraud Action UK (FFA UK), fraud losses on payment cards (credit, debit, charge and ATM-only cards) totalled £567.5 million in 2015, an increase of 18% on the previous year. It accounted for three-quarters of financial fraud losses.

Play your cards right when going abroad Money is warning holidaymakers to check their plastic and not get caught out with foreign usage fees when going abroad this Easter.

MBNA gets ready for Android Pay

Credit card expert MBNA has announced that it will be amongst the first to bring Google’s Android Pay to its customers as the countdown to its UK launch, scheduled for later in 2016, begins.

Lloyds Bank extends 0% Balance Transfer and Purchase Card offer to 24 months

Lloyds Bank has enhanced its product range with the launch of an improved combined credit card offer, giving customers 24 months at 0% for both balance transfers and purchases.

Seven million plan to transfer credit card balance in 2016

Research from Sainsbury’s Bank Credit Cards reveals that around seven million UK adults (14%) are considering transferring a credit card balance in 2016.

Still time to spread the cost of Christmas spend

Festive shoppers planning to spread the cost of Christmas have still got time to apply for a 0% purchase credit card.

How using credit cards can help you meet your financial goals

How using credit cards can help you meet your financial goals

If you’re not using your credit card to help meet your financial goals, you’re not doing personal finance right. While it’s important to use credit cards wisely, they can have many benefits when you do.

Organised but overdrawn? Consider a money transfer card to settle the bill

People who are being overwhelmed with bank account charges for being in the red could consider using a money transfer credit card to pay off their overdraft, suggests MoneySuperMarket.

Halifax boosts All in One Credit Card offer

Halifax has increased the interest-free period on both balance transfers and new purchases to 24 months on its All in One Credit Card.

Over half of UK population thinks that cash could be on its way out

As the 1 September increase in the limit for contactless card payments from £20 to £30 arrives, a One Poll survey of UK adults commissioned by UK-based consumer credit business MBNA shows that cash could be on its way out.

New credit card from the AA

The card – which does not have an associated annual fee – is available now.

Apple Pay coming to MBNA customers in the UK

MBNA will offer its customers access to Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay, later this year.

Halifax further enhances credit card range

Halifax has enhanced its credit card range in time for summer with market leading offers for customers looking for extra value on balance transfers and new purchases. Both offers are available online and through aggregator sites.