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Lloyds to buy credit card firm MBNA - but vows 'no immediate change' for customers

Bank of America-owned MBNA has 2.5 million UK cardholders, and is set to continue as a distinct brand

Contactless card fraud cases continue to surface following MSE investigation

One woman had three cancelled contactless cards used by fraudsters while others have also reported being targeted

Lenders 'miss early chances' to spot and help struggling customers

The Financial Conduct Authority has examined the issue of late and missed loan payments to see what help lenders give

Shoppers to be able to split credit card payments at the till – but you may end up paying a packet

Card payment machines in shops will give credit card-holders the option of paying for items in instalments

MBNA to slash credit card benefits next month – redeem your reward points by end of March

Thousands of MBNA credit card holders will see the rewards they can earn cut, or even axed, in the New Year

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Regulator to probe all high-cost lending

Two years on from the payday loan charge cap, the FCA will widen its focus to review all expensive loans

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Andrew Bailey, chief executive of the FCA, explains why the regulator is widening its focus on lending

Santander caps cashback for long-standing 123 credit card-holders

Hundreds of thousands of Santander 123 credit card customers could see their cashback cut from next February

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John Lewis credit card-holders struggle to resolve payment issues after website outage

Customers say they are still battling to get through to the retailer as problems enter their third week

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