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Will debt consolidation affect your credit score?

Posted 28 July 2016 by Emily Bancroft

Find out what effect consolidating your debts could have on your credit history.

How does a Trust Deed work?

Posted 25 July 2016 by Christine Walsh

Let’s take a look at one solution for insolvency if you live in Scotland.

What is an unarranged overdraft?

Posted 20 July 2016 by Christine Walsh

We explain what an unarranged overdraft is and the charges you need to be aware of.

Basic bank accounts for people with an IVA

Posted 08 July 2016 by Christine Walsh

Basic bank accounts are available for people who have had credit problems. Learn how they work and why you might need one.

Can you get a joint mortgage if you have single debts?

Posted 20 June 2016 by Emily Bancroft

How will your existing debt affect your mortgage prospects? Let’s find out.

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.