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?
Individual insolvency stats are at their lowest in 10 years, but IVAs are at their highest ever level
Posted 02 February 2015 by Kyri Levendi
IVAs now make up more than half of all personal insolvencies, with more than 52,000 people entering into one last year.
Evictions reach their highest level ever due to rising property prices
Posted 05 January 2015 by Emily Bancroft
More than 11,000 evictions took place between July and September this year, as some people struggled to cope with the cost of renting.
4 ways to keep your debts under control this Christmas
Posted 16 December 2014 by Shelley Bowers
If you are worried about overspending this Christmas, our guide may help you stay on track and not get further into debt.
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