News and tips on tackling debt, living on a debt plan and other debt matters
What if I can’t pay my debts because of coronavirus?
Posted 17 March 2020 by Christine Walsh
Our debt solutions help people deal with their debts over the medium to long term, so they may not be what you need if you're finding it difficult to make repayments in the short term because of coronavirus. Here’s what you can do instead.
If my lenders haven’t contacted me, do I have to repay them?
Posted 30 March 2017 by Christine Walsh
If a debt is statute barred, it means that it’s too old for a creditor to start any court action against you.
Can the snowball method help you clear your debts?
Posted 15 March 2017 by Christine Walsh
Snowballing is one way to pay off your debts, but don’t forget to look at how much you’re paying in interest too.
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