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.
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?
Sheriff officers collecting your debt in Scotland: what can they do?
Posted 03 February 2018 by Shelley Bowers
If you live in Scotland, you have rights when it comes to sheriff officers. Find out what they are here.
Boost your monthly income with a free benefits check
Posted 29 January 2018 by Christine Walsh
By performing a quick online benefits check, you could add a welcome boost to your monthly income.
To find out more about managing your money and getting free debt advice, visit Money Advice Service, an independent service set up to help people manage their money.