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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

16 April 2015

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

7 April 2015

Debit cards worse than credit cards for summer holidays

On a family holiday spending of £1,000 some will unwittingly lose out by £90, just because of which plastic they choose

23 June 2014

EU proposes card charges shake-up but will fees rise?

New European proposals aimed at cutting the cost of using debit and credit cards have been announced

24 July 2013

Credit and debit card fee clampdown begins

Firms will no longer be able to charge excessive credit and debit card fees when new rules come into force tomorrow

5 April 2013

Ryanair slaps 2% credit card fee on flights

The budget airline revealed the new fee just weeks after announcing all customers must pay its £6 per leg booking charge

28 November 2012

Credit card interest should be capped, MP says

Labour's Yvonne Fovargue wants interest to stop once a user has paid interest equivalent to three times the sum borrowed

28 November 2012

Card surcharge ban moves closer

The Government has today launched a consultation on implementing an end to unfair credit and debit card fees

3 September 2012

Credit card annual statements to show true cost of plastic

Every credit card holder will receive an annual statement over the next year, showing full fees

29 March 2012

Airline price transparency under investigation

Rules on how airlines display prices are being investigated by the European Commission

10 August 2011