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Credit Cards Guides

We've collated our most popular and most recently-published credit card guides in one place for you. Designed to help you through the basics as well as more complicated issues, browse our entire back catalogue today.

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How to improve your credit score

Our guide sets out 11 steps to boosting your credit score and tell you what to do and what to avoid to increase your credit scrore.

Our guide sets out 11 steps to boosting your credit score and tell you what to do and what to avoid to increase your credit scrore.

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What is the Consumer Credit Act?

Confused about your rights under the Consumer Credit Act? Our guide makes things clear.

Confused about your rights under the Consumer Credit Act? Our guide makes things clear.

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What is an APR?

Our guide explains what APR is and what else you need to know.

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Is it worth paying for a holiday on a credit card?

This guide explains how to book a holiday using your credit card, the benefits of doing this and what to watch out for.

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5 steps to clear credit card debt quickly

This guide has hints and tips on how to free yourself from credit card debt.

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Beware of credit card cash advances!

Beware of credit card cash advances! Our guide explains why with drawing cash using your credit card should be absolutely your last resort.

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What are the best credit cards for 2022?

What are the best personal current accounts in 2021?

What are the best personal current accounts in 2021?

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Should you take out a store card?

This guide runs through the pros and cons of getting a store card.

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How to get your money back after an online scam

If you’ve fallen victim to an online scam, your thoughts will likely be turning to how to get your money back, and the answer will often depend on how you were conned out of it. So, here’s how to get your money back after an online scam if you…

Here’s how to get your money back after an online scam.

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Should I get a credit card?

Credit cards can be a great way to manage your finances, and if used wisely they can be a valuable addition to your credit mix. They may even help to improve your credit score, though as with any form of credit, they won’t be right for everyone. So, should you get a credit card? Let’s find out.

Credit cards can be a great way to manage your finances, and if used wisely they can be a valuable addition to your credit mix.

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Reviewed: Barclaycard Credit Cards

Anyone searching for the best credit cards is bound to have heard of Barclaycard. But just what’s available, and how can you benefit from one of the UK’s most well-known credit card brands? Here we take a look at everything you need to know about Barclaycard credit cards.

Here we take a look at everything you need to know about Barclaycard credit cards.

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How do chargebacks work?

If you’ve paid for goods or services on a credit or debit card and something goes wrong – and the merchant isn’t willing to offer a refund – you’ve got additional protection through the chargeback scheme. Here’s everything you need to know about it.

This guide runs through the details of a chargebacks and the protection you gain from paying for good or services on a credit or debit card.

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How to apply for a credit card?

If you’re thinking of taking the plunge and opening a fresh line of credit, you need to know how to apply for a credit card. Here, we outline the steps you need to take to find the ideal card for your needs and boost your chances of acceptance.

In this guide, we explain the different steps and considerations you should make when thinking about applying for a credit card.

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What are the best credit cards for 2022?

What are the best personal current accounts in 2021?

What are the best personal current accounts in 2021?

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What happens to your debt when you die

Here, we take a closer look at what will happen to outstanding mortgage and lifetime mortgage (a type of equity release) debt and any loans, credit cards and similar unsecured credit agreements you have, and how you can prepare accordingly.

We take a closer look at what happens to outstanding mortgages, debt, loans and credit card and other credit agreements and how you can prepare accordingly.

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Reviewed: Tesco Bank Credit Cards

We review the credit cards available from Tesco Bank and how they can help you to build more Clubcard points.

We review the credit cards available from Tesco Bank and how they can help you to build more Clubcard points.

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