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.
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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