Latest Banking Posts

Featured Stories

Filter By Categories
Ian Hughes
March 29, 2017

Consumers Miss Out On Protection When Purchasing Abroad


Consumers are missing out on important protections and legal rights by choosing not to pay with a credit card when travelling or buying online. 

Purchasing with a credit card gives consumers extra rights under section 75 of the Consumer Credit Act for any purchase over £100 and less than £30,000.


Despite this extra protection being in place only 36% or just over 1 in 3 consumers would use a credit card to pay for goods costing £120 according to research by Consumer Intelligence for European Money Week.


The same consumer protection is not available to thosethat purchase through a Debit Card or the 5% that would prefer to use cash.



Travel money: how Britain buys travel money

how-britain-buys-travel-money-banner-1.pngConsumer Intelligence’s biannual travel money survey reveals a detailed picture of the UK travel money market. Our last survey involved 1,096 online interviews in October 2017. Here are some highlights.

Download Infographic





Post a comment . . .


Subscribe to newsletter