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Revealed: Section 75 credit card protection may fail due to payment processing loophole - shoppers beware

Shoppers who pay with a credit card for Section 75 protection need to be aware of a processing loophole

25 April 2017

Credit card firms to be forced to help customers in persistent debt, under regulator's plans

The regulator has today unveiled plans to force credit card companies to help customers stuck in persistent debt

3 April 2017

The 'Great 0% Ads Scam' – when 43 months 0% isn't 43 months 0%

The world of 0% credit card advertising is a 'wild west' with consumers left unprotected, an MSE investigation has found

2 April 2017

Regulator to tackle contactless card security flaw after MSE investigation

Bank customers who have cancelled a contactless card may no longer have to check statements for signs of fraud

29 March 2017

Halifax pays out 'missing rewards' to 1,000s of Clarity cardholders - are you due £100+?

The bank is belatedly paying customers after failing for years to pay monthly rewards

23 March 2017

New totally free way to get your Experian Credit Report

It's your financial CV. You need to see what it says about you. If wrong it can kill cheap mortgages, mobiles & more

22 February 2017

MP demands action over contactless card security flaw

Senior Labour MP Rachel Reeves cited MSE's case study in Parliament while quizzing financial regulators

9 February 2017

17 MoneySaving tricks for couples (well, it is Valentine's)...

Tips including make £400 switching banks together, get 2for1 for a year's cinema and save £1,000s by taking their debt

7 February 2017

The 10 big & EASY things to do NOW that save LOADS of cash

Many are skint after Xmas so use Jan to sort their finances. If you've not started, the clock's ticking.

25 January 2017

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