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What is a credit card issuer, what do they charge, and how do they work? Here's what you should know about credit card issuers in the UK.Read more
Some credit cards come with an annual fee. But what exactly is an annual fee, and how is it calculated? Here's a rundown of what you need to know.Read more
Do you know what the interest rate you are charged on your credit card is? We take a closer look at what a credit card purchase rate is.Read more
If you're facing hefty interest rates on credit card debt, there are ways to cut the cost. Here's the full lowdown on what you can do.Read more
Got a credit card? Then you'll have seen the 'minimum payment' section on your statement. What is it? And what happens if you don't pay it? We take a look.Read more
We break down what a cash advance is, how it works, what interest and fees you could be charged and why you should avoid making one...Read more
A brief breakdown of credit card fraud in the UK, including how it has increased over the last two decades and how you can protect yourself.Read more
What's the most common type of fraud in the UK? And what steps can you take to keep your money safe? Well, here's what you should know.Read more
We break down what the grace period on a credit card is, how it works and how it is not the same as a 0% purchases promotional period.Read more
Heard about credit scores and wondering what are? We tell you what a credit score is, how it works and why it's important in your financial life.Read more
The information collected by credit bureaus is important if you want to access credit. Here's a useful guide on how they work.Read more
Whether you’re already familiar with Avios points or not, we’ve got everything you need to know about them, including how to earn and use them.Read more
We break down what a cashback credit card is, how it works, when it's a good idea to get one and what you need to look out for.Read more
What to do if you’re denied a secured credit card - find out why and 5 steps to take next. MyWalletHero contributor Alice Guy explains.Read more
American Express is offering BA Amex cardholders 5,000 bonus Avios when they spend £200 or more with Marriot Bonvoy this summer. Here are the key details.Read more