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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?


Can I get my debts written off?

Posted 20 December 2018 by Christine Walsh

You might have seen adverts promising you that it is possible to get all your debt written off. So is this for real?

Can a debt management plan help me with bailiffs?

Posted 17 December 2018 by Christine Walsh

We know that dealing with bailiffs can often be very stressful and upsetting. Could a debt management plan help you avoid it?

It’s good to talk - at any age

Posted 29 November 2018 by Christine Walsh

Feeling on top of our finances is good for our wellbeing. This is true for everyone - but it’s increasingly important so as we get older.

Breathing Space and Statutory Debt Management Plans

Posted 27 November 2018 by Christine Walsh

New legal powers to help people deal with problem debt (coming soon…)

Too much debt to divorce?

Posted 15 November 2018 by Christine Walsh

How can you prevent debt damaging your relationship? And how can you avoid further money trouble when you make decisions about your future?

Does bankruptcy clear council tax debt? Plus 5 more of your bankruptcy questions answered

Posted 13 November 2018 by Christine Walsh

Today we're looking at six of the most commonly Googled questions about bankruptcy - and their answers. Read on to sort fact from fiction.

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