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How Likely Is Your Bank Account To Be Closed Without Notice?

The likelihood of your bank account being closed without any warning is generally low. However, the rate of account closures is rising. Your bank account might be closed without notice if the…

10 hours ago

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Why has my account been blocked? Your questions answered

Imagine having all your shopping at the checkout, rushing to pay and get home, only to find out your account is blocked. Fuming, you leave the shopping where it is and stomp out…

16 hours ago

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What to do if your debit card is charged twice?

Discover how to get a refund or reimbursement if you got charged twice on debit card

2 days ago

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DWP To Check Bank Accounts

DWP To Check Bank Accounts

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) oversees benefits and pensions in the UK. As part of their oversight and to check if the correct amount of funds are being sent to…

2 days ago

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What Is a Bank Account Number?

Bank account numbers are an integral part of banking and are issued to you when you open a new account. However, bank account numbers do much more than just provide you with a…

2 weeks ago

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Comparison Sites: The Pros and Cons

The UK has become a nation which is dependent on the data provided by comparison sites but is this such a good thing?

Gone are the days of sitting with a phone book, ringing round all the insurance companies yourself. The introduction of the internet made it easier to collect quotes online but it still meant a lot of work to go around all the different providers. Enter the comparison sites: a one-stop shop which allows consumers to search for multiple quotes on a single website.

2 weeks ago

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What is a chargeback?

In the world of e-commerce and payments online, chargebacks are an essential instrument in place to protect both consumers and merchants. A chargeback happens when you dispute a transaction or purchase made with your credit card, debit card, or other forms of payment.

3 weeks ago

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The History of the Wirecard Scandal

In the UK thousands of Wirecard customers suddenly found themselves locked out of their online bank accounts, unable to pay for essentials. But how did a company in Germany losing nearly €2…

4 weeks ago

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The Benefits of Managing Your Money Online

The smart way to keep an eye on your finances these days rather than spending time visiting your bank for such trivial things as paying bills…

4 weeks ago

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