News and tips on tackling debt, living on a debt plan and other debt matters
Make sure you understand the vital difference between arrears and default letters
Posted 13 April 2017 by Christine Walsh
Make sure you know whether you’ve got an arrears letter or a default notice.
Is a variable income making it difficult to afford your repayments?
Posted 21 September 2016 by Christine Walsh
Find out how many people are on a variable income and how this can make maintaining payments more difficult.
Can you manage water arrears on a Debt Management Plan?
Posted 06 August 2016 by Emily Bancroft
Find out if a DMP can help with utility arrears.
What happens if a default notice goes to the wrong address?
Posted 23 July 2016 by Christine Walsh
How will a default affect your credit history?
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