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How to get something for nothing with rewards cards

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Most of us wouldn’t want to look a gift horse in the mouth, but if you are not taking advantage of a rewards or cashback credit card you could be missing out on free cash, vouchers or other treats.

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Should you really be using that credit card? looks at the benefits of paying with plastic for that much needed break…

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The perfect christmas present

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Christmas is a time for giving and there is nothing better than knowing you have found that perfect present for a friend or family member.

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Funding the festive season

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Christmas is just seven weeks away and while kids across the country are beginning to get excited, grown-ups are all too conscious of the impending costs. Funding the festivities can make a Scrooge out of the best of us.

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As many credit cardholders will testify, it's easy to get stung by credit card fees if you're not careful - and with missed or late payment charges set at £12, the costs can soon rack up.

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What to do if rejected for a balance transfer credit card

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Savvy borrowers have long seen 0% balance transfer deals as a key tool for dealing with debt, but in the wake of the recession, it's getting more and more difficult to get accepted for a new card.

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Suits you sir! Find a credit card that fits

Credit cards

With hundreds of credit cards on the market it’s easy to get confused, but we show you how to work out which card is best for you.

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Your flexible friend - Four wise ways to make your credit card work for you

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Credit cards are a hugely important part of most people’s day-to-day finances.

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Credit cards - tips on finding the right plastic for you

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Credit cards are like Marmite. Some people swear by them, others can’t stand them. During these difficult economic times, many people are thinking twice about taking on further credit. But cards can be useful to have around, as long as they’re used sensibly.

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Save money with the credit card shuffle

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If your credit card bills are piling up and paying them off is becoming a problem, transferring the balance to a cheaper credit card (i.e. one with a much lower rate of interest) could reduce your repayments.

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