Mirror.co.ukThe most dangerous 50-year-old in BritainMirror.co.ukCurrently around seven in 10 adults have a credit card, more than a third of those have more than one card in their wallet, and almost two thirds owe money. The average amount owed is £891, rising to £1,215 for 18 to 24 year olds. However, debt ...and more »
Brexit stress tests income drawdown investorsFT AdviserSteve Lowe, group communications director at Just Retirement, said volatile financial markets in the wake of the UK's decision to leave the European Union are a reminder for the new generation accessing income drawdown not to risk pension cash they can ...
Barclaycard celebrates 50th anniversary of the UK's first credit cardFinextra (press release)Fifty years ago today Barclaycard launched the first credit card with a six-page business strategy, an investment of £20,000 and 30 employees who operated from a converted shoe factory in Northampton. For the launch on 29 June, 1966, Barclays set ...and more »
BreakingNews.ieEx-Console CEO Paul Kelly accused of running up massive credit card billsBreakingNews.ieThe founder of the Console charity, his wife and son Tim are being accused of running up credit card bills of almost €500,000. The money was spent by the three on groceries, designer clothes and foreign trips, according to a draft copy of the HSE audit ...and more »
This is MoneyTo mark 50 years of credit cards in the UK, here are 15 facts you never knew about your flexible friendThis is MoneyThe latest figures show the amount we owe on credit cards as a nation stood at £64.4 billion in April, or £2,387 per household. The Money Charity warns that it would 25 years and six months to repay this sum if you made only the minimum repayment each ...The most dangerous 50-year-old in BritonMirror.co.ukall 7 news articles »