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Brits stuck in credit card switching rut

With just one more payday left before Christmas, complacent credit card holders could be missing out on a better deal by staying with their current provider, according to research by MoneySuperMarket.

MBNA enhances card purchases offer on its Everyday Credit Card

MBNA has improved the card purchases offer on its Everyday Credit Card, designed to offer eligible new consumers an all-in-one solution to their everyday spending and debt consolidation needs.

Spine-chilling: The nation’s top financial fears

With Halloween just around the corner, some people may agree that there are far more frightening things lurking in the shadows than ghosts and ghouls.

Illegal web trade of personal information soars to record highs

While people are getting better at taking steps to protect their personal information online, the volume of illegally traded information online is soaring with more than 110 million pieces of data bought and sold by criminals so far in 2014, according to research from Experian.

Travel rewards go further as Lloyds Bank boosts online credit card offer

Lloyds Bank has reinforced the market leading Lloyds Bank Avios Rewards Credit Card Account with its new purchase power and balance transfer offer.

1 in 5 inhabitants of phantom addresses have failed a credit check because of where they live

As Halloween approaches, visiting a ghost house may be something many are keen to do in order to get a fright. However, for one in eight (16%) people in the UK, living at a phantom address is something they experience all too often.

Halifax launches a 33 month interest free balance transfer card

Halifax has launched its longest ever interest free balance transfer card of 33 months. The card carries a 0% interest rate on balance transfers lasting almost three years and six months’ interest-free on new purchases. From today, the card will be made available online only.

Lloyds Bank credit card offers interest free balance transfer offer of 33 months

Lloyds Bank has launched its longest ever interest free balance transfer credit card of 33 months. The credit card has a 0% interest rate lasting almost three years on balance transfers and six months’ interest-free on new purchases.

MBNA launches time limited Platinum Credit Card offer

Credit card provider of the year MBNA has launched a new time limited MBNA Platinum Credit Card, offering eligible new customers zero percent on balance transfers for up to 25 months from account opening date (a 1.45 percent handling fee applies (£3 minimum)).

Boost your Christmas spending money

With just two pay days left until Christmas, MoneySuperMarket reveals the top ways consumers can expand their Christmas spending budget at no extra cost.

Lloyds Bank provides purchasing power with its longest ever 0% purchase card

Lloyds Bank has launched its longest ever interest free purchase card. The card is designed to help support purchases, be it day-to-day or for one-off items, with repayments spread interest free over 19 months.

The battle of the balance transfer is hotting up again

Earlier this week Sainsbury’s and Tesco increased their 0% balance transfer deals to 33 months – matching Barclaycard’s 33 month offer.

Sainsbury’s introduces new credit card offers

Two new offers are now available: the market’s longest ever balance transfer and purchase credit card, both for 18 months, and a card offering 0% interest on balance transfers for 33 months.

Five signs you’re a victim of identity theft

More than 132,000 cases of identity-related fraud were recorded in the UK in 2013 – the equivalent of more than 350 people falling victim every day.

MBNA Platinum credit card offers zero percent p.a. for up to 32 months

Credit card provider of the year MBNA has launched its longest ever balance transfer credit card, offering eligible new customers zero percent p.a. on balance transfers and money transfers for up to 32 months from the account opening date.