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High Court approves Sentinel redress scheme

About two million existing and former Sentinel customers will get letters from next month detailing how to claim

13 July 2015

Mis-sold Sentinel card protection customers back redress scheme

Nearly 99% of those who voted said 'yes' to a Sentinel redress scheme going ahead

3 July 2015

EU agrees card charges shake-up, but will shoppers pay less and could it limit future credit card deals?

The European Parliament has voted to cap debit and credit card transaction fees, but will the savings be passed on?

10 March 2015

Is it worth changing euros for the summer holidays now?

The euro has weakened even further over the last week and £1 can now buy you €1.34 at the spot rate

26 January 2015

Keep forgetting your PIN? Fingerprint recognition cards on the way

Shoppers will be able to use fingerprint authenticated bank cards to pay for shopping from next year

20 October 2014

Contactless payments coming to London's Tube in September

You'll be able to use contactless payments on London's Tube system from 16 September, Transport for London's confirmed

25 July 2014

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

8 July 2014

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

Mis-sold CPP card protection? Watch for a claim form in the post this month

Card Protection Plan card insurance customers can start claiming compensation from mid-February, says the FCA

3 February 2014

London buses to stop taking cash this summer

London bus passengers will need to use an Oyster smartcard or contactless credit or debit card from this summer

3 February 2014

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