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Airline credit cards - Airmiles & Avios points

Avios Points - How to Build, Redeem & Use Avios Points

Find out about Avios points and Spending Avios points - Turn your everyday spending into hotels, holidays, experiences, rewards and more with Avios Points

Credit Cards for the Self-Employed

Compare self-employed credit card options and get access to credit. Find out everything you'll need to know to get accepted.

Guide to credit cards for the unemployed

Credit cards for the unemployed

Credit cards for bad credit and unemployed are easier to get hold of nowadays, but they often come at a bigger cost

Guide on how do balance transfer cards work?

How balance transfer credit cards work

Compare 0% balance transfer credit cards with Uswitch - our guide answers your key questions, such as how do balance transfer credit cards work? Follow our top tips to find out the best balance transfer credit cards for you.

Guide to store credit cards - The good and the bad

Store credit cards - the good and the bad

A store credit card is just another name for a credit card, with the exception that you can only use it in a particular retail chain.

Who owns your credit card?

Who owns your credit card?

Many credit cards come under the umbrella over a wider banking group. Find out who owns your credit card provider, such as NewDay Ltd, American Express and Barclaycard, knowing your banking groups could be important.

Guide to how prepaid cards work?

Prepaid Cards - the Facts about UK Prepaid Debit Cards

A prepaid debit card or prepaid credit card offers the convenience of a credit card, but instead of borrowing you only spend money you have pre-loaded on the prepaid credit card. Our guide explains just how to make use of a prepaid card.

Guide to building credit with no credit card

How do I build credit without a credit card?

If you're looking for a credit card to build your credit score, use our comparison service to search for the best credit cards for bad credit. Our guide aims to answers those key questions, such as do you need a credit card to have a credit score?

close up of a visa card

Main Differences Between Credit Card and Debit Card

This handy guide answers those questions you've always been unsure about, such as what kind of bank card do I have? do credit cards have sort codes? We help you to tell your debit from your credit cards and your Visas from you Mastercards.

Can you use a money transfer credit cards as an interest-free cash loan?

Understanding the credit card summary box

Credit card comparison tables can be quite tricky, so it's worth knowing how to read the credit card summary box to decode the legal jargon.

Uswitch awards

Uswitch Credit Card Awards 2018 | Find Out Who Won

The votes are in for the 2018 Uswitch Credit Card Awards. We spoke to 10,000 credit card customers to find out who topped our customer satisfaction tables in this year's survey.

Can you use a money transfer credit cards as an interest-free cash loan?

Money Transfer Credit Cards - Interest Free Cash Loans

Can money transfer credit cards give you interest free cash loans? Read the Uswitch guide to find the best interest-free money transfer credit cards