Diamond Club rewards scheme closing – so what are the alternative cards?

Two weeks ago, the letter I’d been dreading came through my letterbox from MBNA. “We’re sorry, but we’re closing the Diamond Club. You’ll be able to collect Destinations Miles until 30 September.” Some background first. The MBNA-issued Diamond Club card replaced the BMI credit card when the company that owns British Airways (BA) also took over BMI....

Football and MoneySaving: A marriage made in hell

I’ve got a confession. I work for MoneySavingExpert.com but fail in practising what I preach in one area of my life. I’ll have spent roughly £1,500 this football season watching my team, Arsenal. If you don’t like football, you probably think I’m mad. But let me take you into the irrational mind of the average fan to...