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?
What happens to my mortgage on a debt management plan?
Posted 22 May 2013 by Sarah Symons
For homeowners, mortgage payments are right at the top of the priority list. So if you're thinking of starting a debt management plan, you'll want to know .
Debt management plans: how much do I have to spend on debt every month?
Posted 03 April 2013 by Emily Bancroft
'Disposable income' is the money you have left over after you've paid for everything you need. This is all you need to pay every month on a debt management plan.
Can I change from one Scottish debt solution to another?
Posted 21 March 2013 by Kyri Levendi
Your circumstances can change during a debt solution. Solutions are quite flexible and may be able to accommodate temporary changes, but if your financial circumstances change completely, you may need to move to a different one.
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.