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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.

What is an IVA annual review?

Posted 05 July 2016 by Emily Bancroft

Your IVA annual review will make sure your debt solution is on track but what should you expect?

How will a windfall affect my IVA?

Posted 23 May 2016 by Kyri Levendi

A cash windfall may make no difference to your payments on an IVA, or it may clear your debts entirely. Find out more in our latest blog.

Will an IVA affect my partner?

Posted 29 April 2016 by Christine Walsh

Starting an IVA can sometimes affect your partner. Make sure you understand the possible impact on their finances.

What is IVA debt management?

Posted 14 March 2016 by Christine Walsh

If you’re struggling with debt, it’s so important to reach out for help. Learn how an IVA can make your unmanageable debts manageable again.

Do I have to tell my partner if I’m entering into an IVA?

Posted 09 March 2016 by Christine Walsh

If you’re considering starting an IVA you might be undecided about whether to tell your partner or not. Our blog will explain all and help you make your decision.

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.