MBNA And Virgin?

Here at Balance Transfer Expert we see many credit card customers looking for answers to questions related to the relationship between MBNA and Virgin.

Some of the most recent questions relating to MBNA and Virgin have included the following :-

  • Are MBNA and Virgin the same?
  • Are Virgin credit cards MBNA?
  • Are Virgin and MBNA the same company?
  • Can I balance transfer from MBNA to Virgin?

MBNA And Virgin

MBNA and VirginThe reason that credit card customers are asking these types of questions related to MBNA and Virgin, are that these cardholders know that the credit card companies do not allow balance transfers between credit cards that are issued by the same company.

Virgin credit cards are promoted by Virgin Money but are actually issued by MBNA Bank Europe.

As a result, this means that balance transfers are not allowed between MBNA and Virgin credit cards.

If you have a MBNA issued credit card you cannot make a balance transfer to Virgin and similarly if you have a Virgin credit card you cannot make a balance transfer to another MBNA issued credit card.

All of the following credit cards will however accept a balance transfer from both MBNA and Virgin credit cards :-

BarclaycardBarclaycard Platinum Extended

  • 0% interest on balance transfers for 33 months from account opening
  • Fee of 3.5% will be applied, then reduced to 2.99% by a refund (terms apply)
  • 0% for 6 months on purchases
  • Representative 18.9% APR variable
  • Representative Example: Representative 18.9% APR representative (variable). Based on an assumed credit limit of £1,200 and a purchase rate of 18.9% p.a. (variable). Subject to application and status. The terms of your product may differ from the example
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HalifaxHalifax 30 Months Balance Transfer

  • 0% for up to 32 months on balance transfers*
  • 3% balance transfer fee, reduced to 2.7% via refund
  • 0% for the first 6 months on purchases
  • Representative 18.9% APR (variable)
  • Representative Example: 18.9% APR representative (variable). Based on an example credit limit of £1,200 and a purchase rate of 18.95% p.a. (variable). *The APR and length of the promotional offer are dependent on your personal circumstances
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TescoTesco Balance Transfer credit card

  • 0% for 32 months on balance transfers from account opening
  • 2.9% balance transfer fee
  • 0% for 3 months on all purchases from account opening
  • Representative 18.9% APR variable
  • Representative Example: 18.9% APR representative (variable). Based on a credit limit of £1,200 and a purchase rate of 18.9% p.a. (variable)
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LloydsLloyds Platinum

  • 0% for up to 24 months on balances transferred in the first 90 days
  • 1.5% balance transfer fee in first 90 days, 3% fee applies after 90 days
  • 0% on purchases for the first 3 months
  • Representative 17.9% APR (variable)
  • Representative Example: 17.9% APR Representative (variable), based on credit limit of £1,200, purchase rate 17.95% p.a. (variable). Credit limits and interest rates will vary based on your individual circumstances
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Bank of ScotlandBank of Scotland Platinum credit card

  • 0% for 24 months on balance transfers
  • 1.5% balance transfer fee in first 90 days, 3% fee applies after 90 days
  • 0% for 3 months on purchases
  • Representative 17.9% APR variable
  • Representative Example: 17.9% APR representative (variable). Based on a credit limit of £1,200 and a purchase rate of 17.95% p.a. (variable).* APR and Promotional periods may vary depending on your personal circumstances
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Post OfficePost Office credit card

  • 0% on balance transfers for first 18 months
  • 2.98% balance transfer fee
  • 0% on purchases for first 3 months
  • No fees on purchases overseas
  • Representative 17.8% APR variable
  • Representative Example: 17.8% p.a. variable on card purchases. This is equivalent to 17.8% APR representative (variable) based on an assumed credit limit of £1,200
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You can see the full range of 0% balance transfer credit cards that will accept a balance transfer from MBNA and Virgin credit cards with these steps :-

  • Go to our 0% Balance Transfer Credit Cards page
  • Select your MBNA or Virgin credit card from the list of credit cards available
  • We will then show you only those 0% balance transfer credit cards which you can safely apply for

Balance Transfer Expert has:-
  • 124 UK 0% balance transfer credit cards available today
  • Offering 0% on balance transfers for up to 33 months
  • With special offer balance transfer fee refunds of up to 1.5%

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