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....“In essence this is a simple case. It has been conclusively established that Mastercard acted unlawfully and anti-competitively in imposing excessive credit and debit card fees,” Merricks said. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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£14b​n class action case against Mastercard revived image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 14th of August 2017 05:26:33 PM
....“In essence this is a simple case. It has been conclusively established that Mastercard acted unlawfully and anti-competitively in imposing excessive credit and debit card fees,” Merricks said. ...
Contactless transactions take UK debit and credit card use to record high image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 05:36:58 PM
. A record number of payments took place by credit and debit cards in June, fuelled by the continued popularity of contactless transactions. ...
ATOL and ABTA: Financial protection for your summer holiday image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of July 2017 02:44:00 PM
.... You will have to arrange for any new flights yourself and pay from your own pocket. Maundrell adds: "If you paid on a debit card you may be able to make a 'Chargeback' claim via your bank. ...
UK court blocks £14bn class action case against MasterCard image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 21st of July 2017 10:39:18 PM
....A law firm, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, launched the case on behalf of adults in Britain after MasterCard lost a drawn-out appeal against a 2007 European commission decision that ruled its fees were anti-competitive. The case centred on so-called interchange fees, the charges levied by credit and debit card companies such as MasterCard on merchants’ banks, which card companies say cover the costs of operating card services, security and innovation. ...
End of the 'rip-off': all charges for paying by card to be banned image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of July 2017 11:01:04 PM
.... Many industries had already acted to absorb the cost and not pass these on to consumers, but these rules would bring an end to the practice entirely, added a spokesman. There do not appear to be any recent official figures for how much these surcharges are costing consumers, but the government has previously calculated that credit and debit card surcharges totalled between £316m and £630m in 2010. ...
'The lipstick effect': Britons treat themselves as budgets tighten image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of July 2017 08:00:01 AM
....Official data published last month showed British workers’ earnings after inflation have been shrinking at their fastest pace since 2014. Last week credit and debit card provider Visa noted the fastest fall in household spending in almost four years as shoppers reined in on household goods and trips out – down 3. ...
Is your money safe? Banks letting payments through WITHOUT your Pin or signature image
....The irritating and error-prone need for a signature was part of the reason the chip and Pin system was first introduced and could potentially put customers at risk of fraud. In one instance reported to Telegraph Money, when a customer entered a Pin wrong three times, their Barclays debit card reverted to a signature payment at a Sainsbury’s store. ...
Cash no longer king as contactless payments soar in UK stores image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of July 2017 05:01:15 AM
....For years, cards have accounted for the majority of retail spending by value, but 2016 was the first year they also accounted for more than 50% of all transactions. It is also the first time that debit cards have overtaken cash. ...
Biggest holiday rip-offs REVEALED: Watch-out for THESE money stings image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Saturday 1st of July 2017 12:14:00 PM
.... Millions of people have been hit with bills of almost £50 each in non-sterling transaction charges when paying on plastic, according to the Post Office. Andrew Brown of Post Office travel money said: Holidaymakers told us that charges added to credit and debit card payments are among the biggest concerns – especially as they only discovered them once they returned home and received their bank statements. ...
Holiday car hire: how to avoid the add-ons that can double your bill image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 24th of June 2017 05:59:00 AM
....9% APR from the day you take the money out. Metro Bank’s debit and credit cards, meanwhile, are fee-free within Europe, and Nationwide’s FlexPlus packaged account debit card offers commission-free and fee-free cash withdrawals abroad. ...
UK household spending falls for first time since 2013 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of June 2017 04:30:17 AM
....Squeezed British households have cut back their spending for the first time in almost four years, according to figures that underscore the pressures from rising prices and political uncertainty. Visa, the credit and debit card processing business, said its vast database of spending patterns shows there was a drop in spending across a broad range of categories last month, including clothing, household goods, food and transport. ...
As we wave goodbye to cash, ATMs have had to get a whole lot smarter image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 10th of June 2017 05:59:18 AM
.... Zurawski says Metro Bank already issues cards in branches so customers don’t have to wait for them to be delivered in the post. The technology is already there for ATMs to issue a personalised debit card. ...
Best bank accounts for FREE money as HSBC launches £200 switch offer image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 02:04:00 PM
.... The provider gives £130 to anyone who switches via MoneySupermarket or MoneysavingExpert until June 26. And customers will also receive £5 a month if they set up two direct debits, and another £5 if the debit card is used 20 times in a month, to earn another £120. ...
Retail sales down as consumers start to feel the pinch image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 08:51:42 AM
....7% more in restaurants. Barclaycard handles nearly half of all spending on UK credit and debit cards. ...
UK households cut back as Brexit effect on pound hits living costs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 05:01:14 AM
....8% year on year in May, the weakest for 10 months. The company, which processes nearly half of UK credit and debit card transactions, said shoppers cut their spending on goods such as food and clothes but still found money for experiences, such as cinema trips as Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. ...
Take a break from the falling pound … you can still minimise your holiday costs image
.... That £500 would get an average of just €490 in Moneycorp in Stansted Airport, while at Best Foreign Exchange it is €570. Using debit cards abroad typically costs between 2% and 2. ...
We will all pay the price for our financial illiteracy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 27th of May 2017 06:00:20 AM
.... It asked some maths-style questions – comparing the cost of loose tomatoes with boxed ones, and checking an invoice for accuracy – but also explored more modern issues around money, such as identifying if that email from your bank is a scam, and the factors that go into insurance costs for a first moped. If you give a 15-year-old a debit card, in many countries they are likely to score worse than those who don't have them. ...
Debit cards set to overtake cash as most frequently used payment method in UK image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Thursday 25th of May 2017 12:00:00 AM
....In May 2016, the payments body had predicted the tipping point in the nation's payment habits would happen in 2021 - but now it expects this to happen three years earlier. Its figures show that debit cards were used 11. ...
Google plans to track credit card spending image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of May 2017 12:13:45 PM
. Google is planning to track billions of credit and debit card sales to compare online ad clicks with money spent offline. ...
Cybercrime protection: How to make yourself secure online image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of May 2017 12:01:00 AM
....” . More than one in 10 Britons have had to cancel a credit or debit card in the past year because of online fraud, CompareTheMarket. ...
Best bank accounts for FREE money: How to switch and earn £250 image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Friday 19th of May 2017 03:52:00 PM
.... The provider gives £130 to anyone who switches via MoneySupermarket or MoneysavingExpert. Customers who joined after March 2017 will also receive £5 a month if they set up two direct debits, and another £5 if the debit card is used 20 times in a month, to earn another £120. ...
Samsung Pay launches in UK to take on Apple Pay and Google Android Pay image
....Samsung Pay in the UK has a few key differences between the same service in other territories and Android Pay. For one, it has a deal with TfL that means a credit or debit card can be designated the “travel” card, if you have multiple cards stored, not requiring the phone screen to be on or a particular card to be selected each time Samsung Pay is used for London travel. ...
Just do it: the experience economy and how we turned our backs on ‘stuff’ image
.... And there is science behind it, but it’s also very simple: regardless of political uncertainty, austerity and inflation, we are spending more on doing stuff, choosing instead to cut back on buying stuff. The latest figures come from Barclaycard, which processes about half of all Britain’s credit and debit card transactions. ...
I was conned by a fraudster pretending to be an Airbnb host image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 8th of May 2017 06:00:55 AM
....com” directly into your browser to get to the Airbnb website. Unfortunately, you cannot reclaim your money via the Consumer Credit Act or debit card chargeback schemes since you paid by bank transfer. ...
Debit card control lets you 'turn off' card to beat scams image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 7th of May 2017 11:19:09 PM
. High Street bank Barclays is allowing customers to "turn off" their debit card to online purchases or set daily ATM limits to reduce scams. ...
Tripsta charges £118 to change misspelled name on flight booking image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 6th of May 2017 06:00:56 AM
.... After much arguing the agent agreed to waive the admin fee, but I still had to pay €100,” King said. “Ironically, the agent phoned me back two minutes later to say he had charged my debit card €1,000 instead of €100 due to a typing error. ...
Will your travel insurance cover you if an airline goes out of business? image
....”. He advises buyers to pay for major holiday purchases using a credit card rather than a debit card, so that they receive enhanced purchase protection through the Consumer Credit Act. ...
Is Triodos the ethical bank that could replace the Co-op? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of April 2017 06:00:22 AM
.... Triodos is not providing a telephone banking service, though it will offer phone-based support, and while it has offices, there are no high street branches. The account comes with a contactless Mastercard debit card made from PLA, a “natural plastic”, which can be used to make payments, cashpoint withdrawals etc. ...
Job opportunities image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 11:12:43 PM
....But Uber's rapid roll-out in Egypt and the huge influx of new drivers has not been without problems either. As in other markets in Africa and Asia, the company has been forced to accept cash payments in Egypt to accommodate the majority without access to a credit or debit card. ...
Government launches ‘market-leading’ savings account image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of April 2017 03:25:30 PM
....It is on sale exclusively at nsandi. com for 12 months, until 10 April 2018, and when you apply you will need to make payment using a UK debit card. ...
UK retail sales fall again as rising living costs bite image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 10th of April 2017 11:01:12 PM
....1% in March compared with a year earlier. But the report, based on data from credit and debit card transactions, signalled consumers were still happy to treat themselves. ...
Small towns seethe at bank closures, but others are plotting a new future image
....Metro’s mantra is that it brings the back office to the front office. Customers who lose a debit card don’t have to call the bank and wait a week for a replacement. ...
Lifetime ISA available NOW – 12 myths about the new Lifetime ISA image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 09:37:00 AM
....       It is difficult to open a Lifetime ISA. Mr Cox said: “You will be able to open a HL Lifetime ISA online or by phone in as little as 5 minutes, all you need is your national insurance number and a debit card with cleared funds in your account. ...
Lords call for the banks to get back to basics image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 25th of March 2017 07:00:02 AM
....A basic account is a simplified form of current account. They provide day-to-day banking services – you usually get a debit card and access to cash machines, plus you can set up direct debits and standing orders. ...
Spring Budget 2017: Crackdown on 'subscription traps' planned image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 4th of March 2017 05:17:02 PM
....Citizens Advice estimates that two million consumers each year have problems cancelling subscriptions. People taking up offers for free trials of anything from slimming pills and beauty treatments to video streaming and e-book subscriptions, can find regular payments are taken from their credit or debit card without their apparent authorisation. ...
Barclays apologises for cash machine and debit card faults image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 25th of February 2017 04:31:38 PM
. Barclays has apologised after customers reported problems using cash machines, debit cards and phone banking. ...
Co-op Bank is up for sale – is it time to leave? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 18th of February 2017 07:00:33 AM
.... Based in West Yorkshire, it has little more than 10,000 customers. Engage is the name of the new current account from selected credit unions which offers most of the things you would expect from a 21st-century bank account, from a fully functioning mobile app to a contactless debit card. ...
My refund was a no show after The Lowry charged my card twice image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 11th of February 2017 07:00:09 AM
....What a shame it took so long to sort this out. Ironically, The Lowry’s extensive list of terms and conditions does not cover consumer protection when things go wrong at its end, and its information about paying by credit and debit cards applies only to booking online, not in person. ...
Fingerprint payments prompt privacy fears in India image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 9th of February 2017 05:00:13 AM
....But now this pool of more than a billion people’s biometric data is being used by banks, credit checking firms and other private companies to identify customers, raising questions about privacy and security. As one of his flagship policies, prime minister Narendra Modi pledged to create a “digital India” in which the country’s cash-centric economy would switch to credit and debit cards, squeezing the parallel economy of untaxed cash transactions and giving more citizens access to digital financial services. ...
Nationwide blocked my cards when I tried to buy European train tickets image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of February 2017 07:00:00 AM
.... A month ago, I tried to book rail tickets on the Austrian Railways website. The transaction failed and Nationwide blocked my debit card. ...
E-Scooters scoots off with our hard-earned £600 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 30th of January 2017 10:30:27 AM
....We emailed E-Scooters and, like you, got no reply, and phoned on several occasions, getting either an answerphone or the phone put down on us. Had you paid by credit or debit card you might have had a chance of getting your money back but, sadly, paying by bank transfer gives you no redress. ...
‘Barclays took my £440,000 and put me through hell’ image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 22nd of January 2017 07:00:23 AM
....30 to reflect loss of interest and benefits, and £250 for “distress and inconvenience”. It promised to reopen his account within four days and to issue an instant over-the-counter debit card so he could access his money over Christmas. ...
Can credit unions finally provide a truly ethical current account? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 21st of January 2017 06:59:28 AM
....However, things are changing. A current account has just been launched, available through selected credit unions, which offers most of the things you would expect from a 21st-century bank account, from a fully functioning mobile app to a contactless debit card. ...
UK retail sales slump in December as inflation bites image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 20th of January 2017 11:05:00 AM
....4% from the day before, reflecting worries that the squeeze on consumer spending will hit overall economic growth this year. The official retail figures for December contrasted with the largely upbeat tone of retailers’ Christmas trading updates but echoed signs of a slowdown in spending reports from debit card companies. ...
'It's a financial cliff edge': how Britain fell back in love with credit cards image
.... Commuters are corralled into tapping instead of buying tickets and cash has now disappeared from many lunchtime transactions as contactless cards let you wave a seemingly magic wand to pay for your sandwiches and coffee. Finance gurus used to tell you to carry around cash to know the value of money, but a recent industry survey found that the average Briton now carries less than a fiver on them while one in 10 carries just a credit or debit card in their pocket. ...
REVEALED: The tricks to get the best holiday money rates amid a weaker pound image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Saturday 7th of January 2017 02:00:00 PM
....If you buy foreign currency with a credit card, cash advance fees at around 2. 5 per cent may be levied, so use a debit card where possible. ...
Tech startups to make your life more slick, secure and stylish in 2017 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 1st of January 2017 12:00:00 PM
....Banking startup Monzo launched in 2015, but 2017 is set to be a turning point for the fintech darling. For the first 18 months of its public operation, Monzo has been limited in what it can offer customers by British banking regulations, forcing it to operate as little more than a pre-paid debit card with a (very slick) app. ...
Star Wars card firm Topps hit by 'unforgiveable' hack image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 30th of December 2016 03:34:53 PM
. The maker of iconic collectable trading cards has said hackers could have stolen customers' credit and debit card numbers along with their associated security codes in a recent breach. ...
Crusader: How we fought to get you justice in 2016 image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Saturday 24th of December 2016 07:08:00 AM
. Widow Sheila Broad, 82, paid £655 by debit card for a treatment to her radiators promising to cut her heating bills. ...
Charity funding image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 23rd of December 2016 12:20:12 AM
.... . The RNLI has been trialling a contactless charity box, so that people who may not have any cash on them can tap their debit cards on it to make a donation. ...
UK shoppers spend more than ever on contactless cards image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of December 2016 02:45:46 PM
....8bn was spent using contactless cards in October – up 0. 8% on September, with a record monthly spend of £55bn using plastic, the majority of which was on debit cards. ...
‘Who buys fish with a credit card here?’ Traders scoff at Goa’s bid to ditch cash image
....But now, this sleepy tourist town is going to become the laboratory for a radical new experiment. From January, Goa’s government has announced that the city will go “cashless”, meaning every street vendor, rickshaw driver and shopkeeper must offer their customers the option to pay using a debit card or mobile phone. ...
Cut fixed-odds betting stakes to £2, MPs urge image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 8th of December 2016 12:28:54 PM
....The gambling addiction charity GambleAware pointed to research that suggested the measure would be ineffective on its own. A report conducted by Sophro for GambleAware highlighted the ease with which gamblers can use their debit cards to access funds to keep gambling. ...
Tesco Bank cyber attack involved guesswork, study claims image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of December 2016 12:01:00 AM
....5m last month. In an academic paper, the team at Newcastle University claimed that working out the card number, expiry date and security code of any Visa credit or debit card could take a criminal “as little as six seconds” and involved nothing more than guesswork. ...
National Lottery accounts feared hacked image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of November 2016 08:59:23 AM
...."We are currently taking all the necessary steps to fully understand what has happened, but we believe that the email address and password used on the National Lottery website may have been stolen from another website where affected players use the same details," it said in a statement. "We do not hold full debit card or bank account details in National Lottery players' online accounts and no money has been taken or deposited. ...
John Lewis posts record £200m sales week thanks to Black Friday image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of November 2016 12:34:40 PM
....”. Barclaycard, which processes almost half of all credit and debit card transactions in the UK, said payment transactions were 6% higher than last year’s Black Friday. ...
Shop around to avoid racking  up a catalogue of pricey debt image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 28th of November 2016 07:00:23 AM
.... She has been a Very customer for five years, always making her repayments before interest kicked in. However, when she recently attempted to settle a £1,621 balance a power cut meant her debit card payment wasn’t processed and she missed the deadline. ...
The Crusader: Widow battles in energy savings row image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Monday 28th of November 2016 12:01:00 AM
.... “But I was astonished when they stayed just an hour. I said in the circumstances this seemed very expensive but they said they had paid the same for their own homes,” says Sheila who, according to the terms, settled the full amount with her debit card before they left. ...
From low-fare to no-fare: will air travel really become free? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 26th of November 2016 04:00:35 PM
....Priority boardingThis is wrapped in with choosing a premium seat on easyJet, but you can still pay another £5 for the privilege at Ryanair. PaymentUsing a credit rather than debit card means a 2% charge on Ryanair, 1% on easyJet. ...
Where to find the best bank accounts for teenagers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 26th of November 2016 07:00:25 AM
. What do you do when your children have moved beyond piggy banks but aren’t old enough for a fully fledged current account? The good news is that there are a number of “youth” bank accounts on the market that can help teenagers, and those fast approaching their teens, obtain their first debit card, learn about budgeting and take their first steps towards financial independence. ...
Black Friday sales rush reported by retailers image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 25th of November 2016 12:16:05 AM
....9bn, with people hunting for discounts ahead of an expected rise in prices in 2017. Barclaycard, which processes nearly half of the credit and debit card transactions in the UK, said payment transactions were 6% higher than last year's Black Friday. ...
All about the money image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 25th of November 2016 12:06:30 AM
A solution for refugee suffering: Give them cash image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 24th of November 2016 12:19:59 AM
. Is cash a better way to help refugees than food aid? A million debit cards have been given to Syrian refugees in Lebanon, loaded up with cash each month by UN agencies such as the UNHCR and by charities - and the scheme is now expanding. ...
Bank transfer scams saw one victim lose £400,000 image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of November 2016 12:01:00 AM
....Across the UK, consumers now make over 70 million bank transfers a month. But Which? said victims conned into transferring money by bank transfer to a scammer currently have no legal right to get their money back from their bank, unlike with payment methods such as credit and debit cards. ...
Tap for CASH: Barclays launches CONTACTLESS ATMs  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Monday 21st of November 2016 04:37:00 PM
....One in five card payments are now made via contactless, according to figures from the UK Cards Association. And the number of contactless debit cards in circulation increased from 74. ...
'No cash at the airport' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of November 2016 12:55:14 PM
....Here are some of the stories from holidaymakers caught up in the situation. "I have been in Goa since Diwali and took out 30,000 rupees (£356) - in three sets of 10,000 rupees (£118) ATM transactions - which is the maximum allowed for foreign debit cards before the notes were declared invalid. ...
After Tesco fraud, are other banks vulnerable to cyber-attacks? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 12th of November 2016 07:00:42 AM
....Although the number of customers affected was later downgraded from the original 20,000, Tesco has declined to reveal how the money was taken. It did say that personal data had not been compromised, leading some experts to suggest that the fraudsters had gained debit card details, or found a vulnerability in its app. ...
Small print puts the ouch in gift vouchers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 12th of November 2016 06:59:42 AM
....The best way to avoid this is to spend the vouchers as soon as you receive them. If, however, the retailer refuses to cash a voucher the person who bought them may be able to recoup their value from their bank through a “chargeback” claim if they paid by debit card. ...
Seeing red when my London Bus Driving School course disappears image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of November 2016 07:00:26 AM
....In April I registered with the London Bus Driving School. I paid £1,750 by debit card and was given a date in June for the first training session. ...
Tesco Bank cyber-thieves stole £2.5m from 9,000 people image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of November 2016 10:10:43 PM
....Bailey told MPs that the FCA was in close contact with Tesco and the bank had reassured the regulator that the customers whose money had been stolen would be reimbursed by the end of Tuesday. He said it was too early to know the exact cause, but said it appeared to be related to debit cards and that computer hackers were looking for weaknesses and “points of entry” into banks. ...
Tesco Bank says attack cost it £2.5m and hit 9,000 people image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of November 2016 10:00:53 PM
...."We've now refunded all customer accounts affected by fraud and lifted the suspension of online debit transactions so that customers can use their accounts as normal," said chief executive Benny Higgins. Current account customers had been blocked from making online payments using their debit card since Sunday, an action the bank said it had taken "to prevent criminal activity". ...
Tesco Bank cyber raid 'unprecedented', says financial regulator image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of November 2016 11:48:52 AM
....Bailey told the MPs that the FCA was in close contact with Tesco and that the bank had reassured the regulator that customers whose money had been stolen would be reimbursed by the end of Tuesday. He said it was too early to know the exact cause but said it appeared to be related to debit cards and that computer hackers were looking for weaknesses and “points of entry” into banks. ...
Tesco Bank attack was unprecedented, says regulator image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of November 2016 11:12:53 AM
....The bank's chief executive Benny Higgins said the bank knew "exactly" what the attack was, but could not say more because it was part of a criminal investigation. Current account customers have been blocked from making online payments using their debit card since Sunday. ...
Cinemas, pubs and winter clothes boost consumer spending image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of November 2016 06:01:06 AM
....2%, respectively. Barclaycard, which processes nearly half of UK credit and debit card transactions, said spending on clothing rebounded in September as shoppers picked up winter clothing. ...
Tesco Bank attack image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 7th of November 2016 01:31:28 PM
....Like many other banks, Tesco has automatic fraud-spotting systems that keep an eye on accounts and build up a picture of normal activity. It is these kind of systems that can catch you out if you suddenly use your credit or debit card to buy lots of things from lots of different places in just a few minutes. ...
Tesco Bank fraud: key questions answered image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 7th of November 2016 11:41:29 AM
.... For customers, the bank says it plans to return to normal service as soon as possible. It has said that all direct debits and bill payments will go through as usual, and people can still withdraw cash and use their debit cards. ...
Tesco Bank fraud: What to do, who to email or call if your account has been blocked image
....What to do if your Tesco Bank account has been scammed. Those who have been affected will receive a new debit card within 7 to 10 days. ...

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