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Many consumers fail to switch to better credit card deals

Recent research has indicated that many consumers fail to switch to better credit card deals when they can. Instead they will suffer through very high interest rates and benefits that are minimal to nearly nonexistent.

Inflation-beating fixed-rate bond offered to savers

A new fixed-rate bond was launched recently by Yorkshire Building Society. The bond, which carries a three year term, boasts a 4 per cent interest rate – well above the current rate of inflation.

Citizen’s Advice Bureau cautions against store credit cards

As the Christmas shopping season is upon us, many retailers on the High Street have redoubled their efforts to entice female shoppers to take out store credit cards, which are traditionally marketed towards them.