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Are you struggling to save?

Posted 23 February 2017 by Christine Walsh

It’s getting harder for low-income families to save and own their own homes.


What is an IVA proposal?

Posted 26 January 2017 by Christine Walsh

Learn what an IVA proposal is, how it’s put together and what it means for your IVA.

How to get a good night's sleep while you tackle money worries

Posted 25 January 2017 by Christine Walsh

Four top tips to help you sleep, if you’re worried about money.

3 tips for tackling Christmas debt

Posted 25 January 2017 by Christine Walsh

See whether our tips can help you beat Christmas debt

HSBC to refund £4 million to overcharged borrowers

Posted 24 January 2017 by Christine Walsh

Compensation is on the way for some HSBC customers, as it’s revealed they were overcharged for falling behind with their repayments.

Here’s what you need to know about CCJs

Posted 24 January 2017 by Christine Walsh

What to do if a creditor starts legal action against you

What's an overdraft?

Posted 23 January 2017 by Emily Bancroft

Find out what you’ll need to look out for if you’ve got an overdraft on your account.

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.