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47% of card holders offered extra credit without asking

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Nearly half of credit card holders have been offered a credit limit increase by their provider in the past year despite not asking for one.

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Santander 123 credit card offers 1% cashback on flights

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Santander has upgraded its interest-free 123 credit card so that it now offers cashback on flights and travel bookings - just in time for summer.

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Why petrol beats diesel when buying a used car

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Opting for a used petrol car is likely to be much more cost effective than the equivalent diesel model, according to new research. We take a closer look.

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Top 10 car-buying regrets

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A third of motorists have bought a car they later regretted, according to new research. Here's the run-down of regrets - and ways you can avoid making the same mistakes.

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Find the perfect loan or credit card with our simple guide

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There are lots of different uses for credit cards and loans, making them suitable for almost everyone – even if you don't need to borrow. Lenders offer a variety of deals to suit your requirements.

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Credit card companies turn to Twitter to entice customers

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What do credit cards and social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter have in common? Some credit card providers are trying to integrate the two. We investgate.

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What’s your credit card personality?

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Knowing your credit card personality can help you choose wisely from the vast array of cards on the market.  Read More…

Blog: Free sat-nav smartphone apps: Are they a false economy?

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Sat-nav devices have undoubtedly made drivers’ lives easier. But these days you can get the same type of service at a much lower cost by downloading an app for your smartphone. Free sat-nav smartphone apps: Are they a false economy?

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Why you should always read the label on your tyres

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New EU legislation means that from November 2011 tyres will be labelled for energy efficiency, wet grip and noise. Here’s what to look out for to make sure you’re getting the best for your motor.

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Cash in on new credit-card deals

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New credit card launches spell good news for borrowers who are prepared to shop around.

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