News and tips on tackling debt, living on a debt plan and other debt matters
What if I can’t pay my debts because of coronavirus?
Posted 17 March 2020 by Christine Walsh
Our debt solutions help people deal with their debts over the medium to long term, so they may not be what you need if you're finding it difficult to make repayments in the short term because of coronavirus. Here’s what you can do instead.
One in 10 older people think their cold house is affecting their health
Posted 22 December 2014 by Christine Walsh
More than half of over-50s are worried about how they’ll pay for their heating bill this winter, and three-fifths said they’ll have to wear extra layers to keep the cold at bay.
New report shows number using food banks has risen dramatically in recent years
Posted 09 December 2014 by Emily Bancroft
Thousands of people are now relying on food banks to feed their family, and it could be partly due to high-cost debt.
Brits could face more financial stresses this Christmas
Posted 26 November 2014 by Christine Walsh
Christmas can be a stressful time as there’s a lot to organise, but your finances could be causing you worry too.
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