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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.


What to do with joint finances when you break up

Posted 16 April 2015 by Sarah Symons

When in a relationship it’s common to merge your finances. But in the event of a break up, you should aim to financially separate yourself from your partner as soon as possible.

How to cope with the stress of debt

Posted 12 March 2015 by Sarah Symons

Feeling worried about your debts can often lead to stress, anxiety or even depression. For information on how to cope with this, follow our guide.

Do you receive a lot of unwanted phone calls?

Posted 24 February 2015 by Kyri Levendi

<p>Find out the most common reasons why people screen their phone calls and how you can stop receiving unwanted calls.</p>

Do you find yourself worrying about your debts?

Posted 10 February 2015 by Christine Walsh

New research has revealed that 91% of Scottish residents who consider themselves to have a debt problem, worry about it.

Have you told your loved ones about your debt?

Posted 12 January 2015 by Shelley Bowers

<p>Dealing with debt can be extremely difficult, especially if you’re hiding your debt from your loved ones. </p>

Are you keeping your debts from your partner?

Posted 07 January 2015 by Christine Walsh

<p>Are you hiding your financial problems from your partner? It can be stressful to deal with debts alone.</p>

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.