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Amex slashes cashback rates on market-leading cards

The Platinum Everyday top rate has fallen from 1.25% to 1%, and those with the standard Platinum will earn less too

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'Apple Pay' coming to UK next month: Here's how it will work

Users of certain Apple devices will soon be able to pay for goods at some UK retailers using their handset

Ever had Amex card protection? Thousands are due a refund

Amex users with its My Essentials and Back on Track policies with additional card protection, will get a partial refund

RBS axes its YourPoints credit card reward scheme: Are you hit?

RBS has revealed it's scrapping its YourPoints credit card reward scheme as a result of a cap on interchange fees

Capital One axes cardholder cashback. Are you hit?

Capital One is completely axing cashback for some of its cardholders and reducing the amount others can earn from 1 June

Lloyds is worst offender for wrongly rejecting customer complaints

Lloyds Bank wrongly turned away the most complaints, with 74% of consumers' complaints upheld by the ombudsman

Should you call your bank before going abroad?

When you use your card to make purchases abroad, it can mean you display an abnormal spending pattern

Barclaycard revamps its cashback credit cards: Will customers lose out?

700,000 Barclaycard customers with a cashback credit card will be moved to a new deal in May

Aqua axes 3% cashback credit card – should you ditch and switch?

Aqua is slashing the amount you can earn in cashback on its credit card from 3% to 0.5% in January

100 days to Christmas: 12 do-nows to spend less on the big day

The best time to start saving is January, but with 100 days to go till Christmas, there are still ways to save big

Taking cards abroad: Should I tell my bank?

Does telling your debit or credit card provider you're going on holiday make a difference? The answer is: yes and no

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