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Common Questions
how long will it take to get my credit card?

Credit card applications can take from five to 10 working days to be completed, but some factors can speed up applications.

how a prepaid card could boost your credit rating

The CashPlus Credit Builder schemes claims to offer the chance to rebuild a damaged rating without a credit check. We take a look.

who doesn't take american express?

How bad is American Express credit cards' acceptance problem? Should it stop you getting their cards?

Product Guides
buyer's guide: 0% purchase credit cards

Find the longest offers and how these deals work in our full guide to 0% purchases.

who offers the best air miles scheme?

How to earn air miles on all credit card spending, and who gets you flying the furthest?

how to apply online for a credit card

Applying online for a credit card can be days quicker than applying by post or in bank. Here's how to do it.