Argos

Argos is owned by the supermarket group Sainsbury's, and is best known for its catalogue shopping service.

Argos also offers a range of financial services products such as credit cards (as of 2006) and insurance.

Argos insurance is underwritten by RSA. 

Their head office is in Milton Keynes.

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Personal loans

Ranked 22nd of 25 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 50.28%
Customer trust 52.24%
Complaints performance 25.52%
Transparency rating 37.97%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Autumn 2020
42%

Pet insurance

Ranked 15th of 28 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 50%
Customer trust 51%
Complaints performance 68%
Transparency rating 59%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Autumn 2020
57%

Credit cards

0% purchase credit cards

Argos

Classic Credit Card

2 stars
Duration of purchases offer period i 3 months
Representative APR i 34.90%
Highest APR i 39.90%
Purchase rate during promotional period i 0%
Representative purchase rate i 2.53%
Number of days before interest is charged on purchases i 56 days
Risk based? i

Foreign use credit cards

Argos

Classic Credit Card

1 stars
Foreign purchase fee i 2.75%
Foreign withdrawal fee i 3%
Representative APR i 34.90%
Number of days before interest is charged on non-sterling cash transactions i 0 days
Risk based? i
Representative purchase rate i 2.53%

Pet insurance

Cat insurance

Argos

Lifetime £7,000

5 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £7,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £7,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £7,000
CT scans i £7,000
MRI scans i £7,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £7,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £7,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £1,500
Age when compulsory excess rises i 10 years
Cancellation fee i £0
Amendment fee i £0
Does the policy offer cover if the pet dies because of an illness or accident, or if it’s lost or stolen? i £1,500

Argos

Max benefit £5,000

4 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £5,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £5,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £5,000
CT scans i £5,000
MRI scans i £5,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £5,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £5,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 10 years
Cancellation fee i £0
Amendment fee i £0
Does the policy offer cover if the pet dies because of an illness or accident, or if it’s lost or stolen? i £750

Argos

Lifetime £2,000

4 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £2,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,000
CT scans i £2,000
MRI scans i £2,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £2,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £2,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 10 years
Cancellation fee i £0
Amendment fee i £0
Does the policy offer cover if the pet dies because of an illness or accident, or if it’s lost or stolen? i £750

Argos

Max benefit £2,000

4 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £2,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,000
CT scans i £2,000
MRI scans i £2,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £2,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £2,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 10 years
Cancellation fee i £0
Amendment fee i £0
Does the policy offer cover if the pet dies because of an illness or accident, or if it’s lost or stolen? i £750

Argos

Lifetime £4,500

4 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £4,500
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £4,500
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £4,500
CT scans i £4,500
MRI scans i £4,500
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £4,500
Euthanasia cover limit i £4,500
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 10 years
Cancellation fee i £0
Amendment fee i £0
Does the policy offer cover if the pet dies because of an illness or accident, or if it’s lost or stolen? i £750

Argos

Time limited £2,500

3 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £2,500
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,500
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,500
CT scans i £2,500
MRI scans i £2,500
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £2,500
Euthanasia cover limit i £2,500
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £500
Age when compulsory excess rises i 10 years
Cancellation fee i £0
Amendment fee i £0
Does the policy offer cover if the pet dies because of an illness or accident, or if it’s lost or stolen? i £250

Argos

Time limited £4,000

3 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £4,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £4,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £4,000
CT scans i £4,000
MRI scans i £4,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £4,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £4,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 10 years
Cancellation fee i £0
Amendment fee i £0
Does the policy offer cover if the pet dies because of an illness or accident, or if it’s lost or stolen? i £750

Dog insurance

Argos

Lifetime £7,000

5 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £7,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £7,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £7,000
CT scans i £7,000
MRI scans i £7,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £7,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £7,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £1,500
Age when compulsory excess rises i 8 years
Amendment fee i £0

Argos

Lifetime £4,500

4 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £4,500
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £4,500
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £4,500
CT scans i £4,500
MRI scans i £4,500
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £4,500
Euthanasia cover limit i £4,500
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 8 years
Amendment fee i £0

Argos

Max benefit £5,000

4 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £5,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £5,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £5,000
CT scans i £5,000
MRI scans i £5,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £5,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £5,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 8 years
Amendment fee i £0

Argos

Lifetime £2,000

3 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £2,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,000
CT scans i £2,000
MRI scans i £2,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £2,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £2,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 8 years
Amendment fee i £0

Argos

Time limited £4,000

3 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £4,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £4,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £4,000
CT scans i £4,000
MRI scans i £4,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £4,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £4,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 8 years
Amendment fee i £0

Argos

Time limited £2,500

3 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £2,500
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,500
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,500
CT scans i £2,500
MRI scans i £2,500
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £2,500
Euthanasia cover limit i £2,500
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £500
Age when compulsory excess rises i 8 years
Amendment fee i £0

Argos

Max benefit £2,000

3 stars
Vet fees cover limit per condition i £2,000
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,000
CT scans i £2,000
MRI scans i £2,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £2,000
Euthanasia cover limit i £2,000
Cremation i £200
Complementary treatment i £750
Age when compulsory excess rises i 8 years
Amendment fee i £0