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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.


How to declare yourself bankrupt in England

Posted 22 June 2016 by Christine Walsh

Bankruptcy can sometimes help with unmanageable debts. Find out how to declare yourself bankrupt in England.

Debt in Scotland: What is a sheriff officer?

Posted 15 June 2016 by Emily Bancroft

What can sheriff officers do and what should you do if they get in touch?

Attachment of Earnings (AoE) for Council Tax Arrears Part 1

Posted 24 September 2015 by Christine Walsh

Read our guide to understand how an Attachment of Earnings could affect you and your council tax arrears.

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