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Prepaid Credit Cards - Compare Top UK Prepaid Card Offers

What are prepaid credit cards?

 

In some respects prepaid credit cards are very similar to many other payment card types. They are made of plastic, they each have a unique number associated with a particular account holder, and they enable users to make payments wherever they see the payment processor symbol featured on their card.

But prepaid credit cards also differ from other card types....

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Whether it's a mobile phone contract, monthly car insurance, a mortgage, a loan or a standard credit card, the right credit score is essential to being accepted for personal credit.

Potential lenders check every application against specific acceptance criteria. Together with other data sources and eligibility criteria,...

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Where an applicant does not meet these criteria, an application for a product (which they cannot get) can only be detrimental to their overall credit score.

Balance Transfer Period

The introductory period is the period of time for which the balance transfer rate applies. They vary widely from issuer to issuer and their individual credit card products, but...

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Balance Transfers Credit Cards - Further information, help ...

Past Credit Experience

UK Bank Account

Where an applicant does not meet these criteria, an application for a product (which they cannot get) can only be detrimental to their overall credit score.

Balance Transfer Period

The introductory period is the period of time for which the balance transfer rate applies. They vary widely from issuer to issuer and their individual credit card products, but...

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UK credit and debit card statistics - UK CreditCards.com

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Total credit card borrowings rose from £61.3 billion in January 2015 to £66.6 billion by the end of 2016, accounting for just 4.4% of total consumer debt.20

Credit card borrowings account for a relatively small part of household disposable incomes (5.3%), broadly in line with the average of the past decade. The growth in borrowing has been reflected in other...

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8 reasons your card may be declined - Credit Cards

Helen Hall*, 34, recently tried to pay for dinner at a restaurant in a holiday resort - only to have her card declined.

"It was particularly embarrassing because I was out with a group of friends, and someone else had to step in and pay my share," Hall says.

Few things are more frustrating than a credit card being declined. But it can happen to anyone, for various reasons - even to celebrities....

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How chargebacks can get your money back - Credit Cards

By Benjamin Salisbury and Emma Lunn

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If you used plastic to pay for goods or services that fell short of the seller's promises, your card could come to the rescue in the form of a chargeback. With a chargeback, you can ask your card provider to reverse a card transaction if there is a problem with goods you have purchased.

Chargebacks could come into play if...

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