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30 April 2014
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UK Economy Grows 0.8% in First Quarter

The UK economy experienced growth of 0.8% in the first quarter of 2014, according to the latest official figures. The Office for National Statistics revealed the rise in gross domestic product for a fifth consecutive quarter, meaning the economy is now just 0.6% smaller than at its 2008 peak. GDP is a measure of a […]


29 April 2014
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Travel Guides

Bulgaria Named as Europe’s Cheapest Holiday Destination

For people hunting for a bargain holiday this summer, they should not look beyond the glorious sunshine and stunning scenery on offer in Bulgaria. New research from the Post Office has named the country as the cheapest holiday destination, the best value destination for holidaymakers. Value is further boosted by the strong value of the […]


28 April 2014
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News

Cutting Your Utility and Energy Spending

The cost of living has been a major talking point since the onset of recession, with many people looking to do more with less. Small savings here and there can quickly add up, meaning small lifestyle and spending changes can have a major impact in the long-term. For those wishing to save a few extra […]


25 April 2014
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The Advantages of Student Prepaid Card

Students have notoriously tight finances, which makes the process of managing them of crucial importance. However, it comes during a period of life when any number of expenses could suddenly crop up, from everyday essentials such as food and rent, to other aspects such as purchasing books and equipment. And that’s without any consideration for […]


24 April 2014
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US Prepaid Retail Purchases to top $200bn in 2014

Retail purchases made with prepaid cards in the US will top $200 billion in 2014, accounting for 5% of all retail spending in the States. It is a clear sign that the cards have entered mainstream use as an increasing number of branded and unbranded cards enter the financial loop, according to Aite Group. Some […]


23 April 2014
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News

Remembering History: How 2014 can Serve as a Poignant Reminder

This year marks a number of important historical dates that should not be allowed to pass in to distant memory. The summer of 2014 will mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, a period that saw a great deal of horrors alongside the birth of modern Europe. Meanwhile, June 6th will […]


22 April 2014
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News

Anonymous Payments – Keeping Those Secret Purchases Hidden

Some purchases need to be kept a secret for a number of different reasons and it isn’t always easy to do so. For people who are not keen on certain purchases appearing on their bank statements, there is a solution for anonymous payments. Whatever the reason you’re looking to keep a purchase secret, a prepaid […]


17 April 2014
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News

Poor Credit History? Get Access with Prepaid Cards

In instances where a person’s credit rating is poor or they lack a bank account, it can be very difficult to get a credit or debit card. However, there is a way to escape from the word ‘no’ and the constant letters of rejection that can inundate people in these types of situation. It comes […]


16 April 2014
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News
Travel Guides

Madrid is not Just Spain’s Footballing Capital

Madrid is Spain’s largest city and carries with it a unique blend of artistic and cultural heritage, making it an ideal destination for a trip away. The pairing of Chelsea and Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals promises to attract plenty of Brits to the city, but there is also plenty to see for […]


15 April 2014
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News

How Business Prepaid Cards can Aid Expansion of Freelance Services

Many businesses all over the globe are realising the benefits of having an extensive network of freelancers to provide work and guidance. However, these workers still need to be paid for their services and international banking and transfer fees can make such assistance a costly process. But it is still possible to get the full […]

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