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Got an HSBC or First Direct card? You can now get cashback at Boots, Esso and more

First Direct and HSBC are offering cashback incentives when you use their credit or debit cards at certain retailers

Card firms hiking credit limits of those struggling with debt - what to do if your limit's increased

One in five people with debt problems have had their credit card limit increased without requesting it

RBS bottom in our banking customer service poll as First Direct remains top

First Direct remains top of our banking table for customer service, while RBS has ranked bottom

Current account switch decline – which banks were the winners and losers?

More than 900,000 current accounts were switched in the last 12 months – a drop of 15% compared with the previous year

TSB introduces iris recognition for mobile app users

TSB is introducing iris recognition to its mobile banking app – meaning users can log in just by looking at their phone

Tesco Bank to close almost 90,000 Clubcard Plus savings accounts

Almost 90,000 customers with Clubcard Plus savings accounts with Tesco Bank will have their accounts shut in October

NatWest and RBS cut Reward account cashback – is it still worth it?

NatWest has cut Reward account cashback from 3% to 2% and dropped the monthly fee from £3 to £2

Millions more can now earn up to £500 a year by referring friends to Nationwide

Nationwide has extended its 'refer a friend' scheme so millions more can earn up to £500 a year if their friends switch

Norwich & Peterborough extends account closure deadline and four banks WILL offer switching bonuses

More than half of Norwich & Peterborough customers now have longer to close their current accounts

Banks still failing to protect customers from losing 'life-changing sums' to fraudsters, consumer body claims

Research by a consumer group suggests banks are still failing to protect customers from bank transfer fraud

Tesco Bank reopens current account offering 3% interest until 2019

Tesco Bank has reopened applications for its 3% interest current account – though there are now hoops to jump through

Got a Barclays account? Sign up to its rewards NOW for a free £55 in a year (though switching's better)

Barclays current account holders who join its Blue Rewards scheme by 30 April can get double rewards for the first month

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