News and tips on tackling debt, living on a debt plan and other debt matters
How will starting a debt solution impact your credit score?
Posted 05 March 2018 by Christine Walsh
Starting a debt solution might be the right way for you to take control of your debts, but the knock-on effect could be a badly damaged credit score, right? Come to think of it, if you go on a debt solution, could it stop you from ever borrowing again?
People in debt to be given ‘breathing space’ to get help
Posted 10 November 2017 by Christine Walsh
Plans for up to six weeks ‘breathing space’ for people in debt, announced by The Treasury.
Worried about CCJs? You need to know about this letter
Posted 17 October 2017 by Christine Walsh
Creditors have to send a Letter before Claim before they can take you to court. Learn more here.
Will the FCA tell banks to slash overdraft charges?
Posted 18 September 2017 by Christine Walsh
The financial watchdog is looking into ways to tackle unarranged overdraft charges.
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