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Vanquis Bank to repay cardholders £169 million - ensure you don't miss out

Vanquis Bank has been ordered to pay 1.2 million customers almost £169 million in compensation

27 February 2018

New rules to protect those in debt mean your credit card may be suspended if you only make minimum repayments

Credit card customers struggling with persistent debt are to be offered extra help by lenders, under new rules

27 February 2018

Asda credit card rewards to be slashed

Asda Money is to cut the amount of credit card 'cashback' you can earn on non-Asda spending by more than half

26 February 2018

Millions with basic bank accounts barred from paying at the pump

More than five million people with basic bank accounts are unable to 'pay at the pump'

22 February 2018

Lloyds bans Bitcoin purchases on its credit cards

Lloyds Banking Group has banned customers from buying Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies on its credit cards

5 February 2018

ATMs may close due to reforms - but rural machines should get some protection

The firm behind the UK's main cash machine network has announced it'll reduce the fee card issuers pay to ATM operators

31 January 2018

Mastercard to verify payments by selfies or fingerprint scans from next year

All Mastercard users will be able to verify themselves with biometrics such as fingerprint scans or facial recognition

24 January 2018

Contactless card security flaw still not fully fixed 18 months on

A flaw which means contactless cards can be used AFTER they've been cancelled has still not been fully fixed

24 January 2018

New Curve card claims to be 'the only card you need to carry' - but here's what to watch out for

A new debit card lets you connect your existing debit and credit cards – but there are a few things to watch out for

22 January 2018

Big brands charge customers credit card fees after ban

A number of big-name brands including energy firm E.on and travel giant Expedia have been mistakenly charging customers

19 January 2018

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