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Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks Introduce Best Ever Credit Card Introductory Offer

17th March 2015

Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks have introduced their best ever credit card introductory offer*.

The competitive Gold MasterCard offers 0% interest on purchases for 20 months from the opening of the account as well as 0% on balance transfers** from 12 months of the account opening*** and this is available to all customers. There is also no annual fee for the card.

The card is contactless and this simple and secure way to pay allows customers to purchase items up to £20 without having to enter their PIN. This limit is set to rise to £30 in autumn 2015.

Customers will also benefit from the latest chip and PIN technology to combat fraudsters and for online purchases MasterCard SecureCode further improves security.

Gold MasterCard Rates:

Interest Rates Introductory Rate Monthly Rate Effective Annual Rate
Purchases 0% (for 20 months) 1.456% 18.9%
Cash Advances N/A 2.075% 27.9%
Balance Transfers 0% (for 12 months) 0.945% 11.9%

Steve Fletcher, Head of Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks Retail Network, said: “We recognise that customers have different needs and are focused on delivering products to meet individual requirements.

“As a result we have introduced our best ever introductory offer on credit cards to allow customers to benefit from 0% interest on purchases** for 20 months and balance transfers for 12 months from the account opening***.”

Customers can apply for a Gold MasterCard online at and where they can complete a quick and easy application process.

For further information on credit cards or other available products, customers can visit any branch, contact 0800 202 122 (Yorkshire Bank), 0800 222 426 (Clydesdale Bank), (opening hours 8am-8pm Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm Sat, 10am-4pm Sun.) or visit for Clydesdale Bank or for Yorkshire Bank.

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