What are Specialist Cards and are they Right for Me?

If you’re looking for an exciting new way to manage your finances,  one of the specialist credit cards available could be just what you need. They’ll make a great addition to your wallet and will help you support your favourite charity, club or society just by spending â“ so let’s find out more.

Football credit cards

With the new Premiership season in full swing, now’s the perfect time to take out a football credit card. You’ll benefit from great introductory offers, fantastic football rewards and competitive rates and will earn points every time you use your card â“ helping you to claim special merchandise and a wide range of goodies. What’s more, for each approved credit card application and on-going card purchases, reputable banking groups will make a contribution to your football club â“ at no extra cost to you.

Rugby credit cards

Do you take regular trips to Welford Road to watch the Leicester Tigers play? Perhaps you have a season ticket to Franklin’s Gardens to watch the Northampton Saints? If so, a rugby credit card could be right up your street. Your club’s logo will be proudly blazoned across the front and your new card will be colour-coded to match your rugby scarf or strip. You’ll also feel part of an exclusive rugby supporters club and will have access to a wide range of promotions and deals, so  find out more about the credit card application process today  and earn points as you spend.

Charity credit cards

Whether you want to support the RSPCA or The National Trust, a charity credit card will help you fund the work of your favourite charity cause. That’s right; every time you make a credit card purchase â“ be it fuel or food â“ your bank will make a contribution to your charity at no extra cost to you. This means the more you spend, the more they’ll donate, so it’s worth looking into this option carefully. You’ll also enjoy great introductory rates as well as all the features of a traditional credit card including online card services, paperless statements, fraud protection and much more.

Travel credit cards

If you’re a frequent flier, a travel credit card will help you earn airline miles whenever you spend. These can then be redeemed for flights, upgrades, special offers and travel deal across the globe and should save you money in the long-run. Travel credit cards also offer other great travel benefits including discounted airport parking, discounted car hire, reduced luggage charges and hotel deals and provide a higher level of fraud protection abroad. Of course, travel deals are specific to the airline and their credit card reward programme, so take the time to read the small print.

There is a wide range of credit cards available today, so why not browse the web for all the latest information?