If you are experiencing financial difficulty because of Coronavirus e.g.
- Your workplace has been shut or you cannot work
- You're unable to travel
- Or you are following NHS advice and have had to self-isolate
We know you may be worried about how you’re going to cope financially. Please contact us so we can discuss your individual circumstances.
Vanquis Credit Cards - please call 0330 099 3000*
If you'd like to find out more about government advice to employees, including Statutory Sick Pay, please click here.
If you are self-employed you may be eligible for Universal Credit, more information can be found at https://www.understandinguniversalcredit.gov.uk/coronavirus/
You are impacted by Coronavirus
You can use our Vanquis App to manage your credit card account without leaving home, download the App here: Vanquis Bank App
There is a risk that payments sent by cheque or post may take longer than usual to be processed.
For this reason, when you make your monthly payments to your account, we recommend using one of the following:
- Vanquis App
- Vanquis Online Banking
- Or your bank's internet banking or telephone banking services.
To pay using your bank's internet or telephone banking, you'll need the following:
- Sort code: 60-95-94
- Account number: 0000 0001
- Your 16 digit Vanquis credit card number starting with 4023 as the payment reference
Disruption and cancellation of trips, events and holidays
Where can I find the latest travel guidance from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO)?
You can find the latest travel guidance from the FCO here.
My trip or event has been cancelled. How can I claim my money back?
If your event has been cancelled, please contact the company(s) you have booked with. They may offer you different dates or a full refund and this is likely to be the quickest way for you to get your situation resolved. If they do not resolve your situation then you may also want to check with your travel insurance provider.
If this is not successful then we may be able to help you. Please contact us using the phone number above and to support your claim it would help if you could provide evidence of your contact with the company and their response.
I’m worried about travelling, should I cancel my trip?
If you are concerned, please contact the company you have booked with and your travel insurance provider before cancelling. Many companies such as British Airways, Ryanair, TUI and easyJet have all published information on their websites to help their customers.
If you have already cancelled your trip you will need to contact the company and your travel insurance provider.
Where can I find more information about COVID-19?
- NHS 111 online - this site has information on how to avoid infection and advice on what to do if you think you have symptoms - https://111.nhs.uk/covid-19
- UK Government – this site has the latest updates from the government on Coronavirus https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
Protect Yourself against Fraud
Finally please remember fraudsters will use phishing attacks to ask you for personal details. If you receive any emails that ask you for personal details such as passwords, don’t click on them and contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
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