Welcome in the New Year with Tesco Bank’s Winter Warmers
5 January 2012
Kick-off 2012 on a great financial footing by taking advantage of Tesco Bank’s Winter Warmer Deals. With deals on Loans, Credit Cards, Pet and Car Insurance, Tesco Bank hopes to attract new customers and to reward the loyalty of millions of Clubcard customers.
Tesco Bank Loans
Introducing a new great low rate of 6.1%APR representative for loans from £7,500 to £14,999* to help you meet your financial needs this year.
Tesco Bank Clubcard Credit Card
No interest to pay on all purchases for 15 months and balance transfers for 9 months (2.9% fee)** from account opening. What’s more the Clubcard Credit Card rewards customers with Clubcard points on whatever they buy, wherever they buy it*** . 16.9%APR representative (variable)
Tesco Pet Insurance
New customers with a Clubcard who get a quote and buy a Tesco Pet Insurance policy before 29 February 2012 will receive a free Tesco Gift Card worth £20 – a perfect excuse for pampering your pet! Just quote JANPET20 when you apply online or over the phone and have your Clubcard number to hand.
Tesco Pet Insurance is arranged, administered and underwritten by Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance plc.
Tesco Car Insurance
New customers with a Clubcard who buy Tesco Car Insurance online directly from tescobank.com**** by 29 February 2012 will receive £25 off fuel at Tesco petrol filling stations (excludes Esso Fuel and pay at the pump) – all you’ll need is your Clubcard number and quote ‘JANCAR25’ when you apply online.
Clubcard customers are also rewarded with up to 15% discount***** off their Car Insurance – see http://www.tescobank.com for more details.
Tesco Car Insurance is arranged and administered by Tesco Bank and is underwritten by a select range of insurers.
Iain Clink, Chief Commercial Officer of Tesco Bank commented,
"The New Year is the ideal time to take a fresh look at your finances, to examine whether you can get more for your money now and in the future. Our Winter Warmer Deals help customers get the most for their money and provide rewards across a wide range of Tesco Bank products."
For more information on all of our deals, please visit www.tescobank.com/winterwarmers.
For more information and media enquiries please contact:
Tesco Bank press office
+44 (0) 131 274 3630
Notes to Editors:
*Tesco Loans are available to over 18’s, UK residents, subject to status. Rates depend on circumstances and loan amount. The new loan rate is available for new applications from 5th January at 08:00.
Loan Amount £10,000
Monthly Payment £234.55
Term of loan 48 months
Total amount repayable £11258.40
6.1%APR representative (this is also the borrowing rate). All rates are fixed.
**Available to UK residents and over 18s only, subject to status. Tesco Bank, PO Box 5747, Southend-on-Sea SS1 9AJ.You can only transfer a balance of 95% of your credit limit.
***Customers collect 1 point for every £1 spent at Tesco as normal, plus an additional point for every £4 spent at Tesco, 5 points for every £4 at Tesco Petrol Filling Stations (excludes Esso Fuel) and 1 point for every £4 spent outside Tesco. You must have available credit to collect points. 1 point awarded per £4 spent in each purchase transaction (£4 min). The Clubcard scheme is administered by Tesco Stores. Tesco Stores are responsible for fulfilling points.
****Offer not available for purchases made through price comparison websites including Tesco Compare.
*****At least 10% of eligible customers will achieve the maximum discount.
Tesco Bank’s goal is to make banking and insurance easier and better value for people who shop at Tesco. We’ve been around since 1997 and today we help more than 5 million customers manage their money every day. Our 4,000 colleagues serve our customers seven days a week from our three main centres in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Newcastle, and we are also available through online and mobile banking 24/7. Tesco Bank participates in the Chartered Banker Professional Standards Board.
Tesco Bank is a trading name of Tesco Personal Finance plc. Registered in Scotland No. SC173199. Registered Office: 2 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, EH12 9FQ