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NatWest / RBS extends Platinum MasterCard availabi

NatWest / RBS extends Platinum MasterCard availabi

Category: Credit cards

Updated: 12/05/2010
First Published: 12/05/2010

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NatWest and the Royal Bank of Scotland have extended the availability of the Platinum MasterCard, a move that will greatly increase the card's appeal.

Previously only available to existing current account customers, the card is now open to all new customers.

This is a very positive move for the credit card market, and with a 15-month term on introductory balance transfers, the product is very competitive.

However, the card's other features – a short introductory purchase term and average standard purchase rate – are relatively limited.

Nevertheless, this product is worth four out of five Moneyfacts stars.

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