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Amazon unveils new rewards credit card

Amazon has rolled out a rewards credit card that allows cardholders to earn points that can be redeemed for gift cards

Tesco Bank credit card-holders stung with unexpected charges after being caught out by '0% interest' offer

A '0% interest on purchases' offer for Tesco Bank credit card-holders in the run-up to Christmas has left many "furious"

Halifax unveils joint-longest balance transfer card and longest fee-free deal

High street bank Halifax has today launched two new best-buy balance transfer credit cards

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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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