Barclays lets customers block payments to pubs and restaurants to help them address consumer debt

Industry News | 14/12/18

A high street bank will be the first in the UK to allow its customers to block payments to pubs, restaurants and gambling sites in an attempt to address consumer debt.
Barclays mobile banking users can now choose to block their ability to spend with certain types of retailer, in a move designed to put people struggling with addictions more in control of their finances.

Source: The Telegraph