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    • Southpaw
    • By Southpaw 12th Mar 17, 10:44 PM
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    Section 75 on cancelled credit card?
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    • 12th Mar 17, 10:44 PM
    Section 75 on cancelled credit card? 12th Mar 17 at 10:44 PM
    Hi

    A quick query. I have a couple of old cards that I should now cancel as they are not being used. However almost 2 years ago I purchased my new car and put the deposit on one of the cards (£500 deposit on a £18k car)

    There are currently no issues with the car and I hope there won't be any in near future but it got me thinking.... When it comes to Section 75 cover does it only apply to live/active credit cards? So would it be worth keeping a credit card active for instances where a large purchase had been made?

    Thoughts and advice appreciated.
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    • bris
    • By bris 12th Mar 17, 10:49 PM
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    • 12th Mar 17, 10:49 PM
    You are still covered.
    • Freddyflintoff
    • By Freddyflintoff 12th Mar 17, 11:25 PM
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    • 12th Mar 17, 11:25 PM
    Useful to know,thanks
    • Ben8282
    • By Ben8282 12th Mar 17, 11:29 PM
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    • 12th Mar 17, 11:29 PM
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    • 12th Mar 17, 11:29 PM
    Covered in what way after 2 years? Are you planning to find some fault with the car 2 years after you bought it and try it on with the credit card company?
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