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Why you’re not alone with debt

Posted 08 February 2017 by Christine Walsh

We know that dealing with debt can feel isolating – but it doesn’t have to be. Find out here how sharing the problem can help.


When do you get your IVA completion certificate?

Posted 12 September 2016 by Emily Bancroft

Let’s take a look at how long it will take to get your certificate after your IVA has ended.

Faced with an unexpected bill on a Debt Management Plan?

Posted 08 September 2016 by Christine Walsh

Will you be able to cope with an unexpected bill if you start a DMP?

How to improve your credit score after a debt solution

Posted 06 September 2016 by Emily Bancroft

When your debt solution is over, how do you get your finances back on track?

Debt a major worry for many young people

Posted 05 September 2016 by Christine Walsh

Survey sheds light on the problem of debt for 18-to-24-year-olds.

What to do if your partner is in debt

Posted 04 September 2016 by Christine Walsh

Are you worrying about your partner’s unmanageable debts? Read on to explore the steps your partner can take for a future free from debt.

Full and final settlements – what are they?

Posted 03 September 2016 by Christine Walsh

You can sometimes make one off lump sum offers to try and clear your debts. Learn more about them here.

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.