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One in seven worry about money 'every day' during the run-up to Christmas

Nearly one in seven Brits worry about money every day in the lead-up to Christmas, according to National Debtline

6 December 2017

New advice service launched for those with mental health and debt problems

The charity Mental Health UK has set up a new debt advice service for those with money and mental health problems

28 November 2017

Increase in debts passed to bailiffs by local authorities - here's what you need to know

The number of debts passed to bailiffs by local authorities in England and Wales has jumped 14% in two years

14 November 2017

A credit card debt-cutting masterclass

A host of new cards and offers to help you slash debt + get paid to shift credit and store cards to 0%

4 January 2017

12 MoneySaving tips to do NOW – incl gift return rights, mega sales & free £200

It's Christmas week so if you've time off (or you're bored at work), follow our pointers to boost your coffers...

30 December 2016

Lenders 'miss early chances' to spot and help struggling customers

The Financial Conduct Authority has examined the issue of late and missed loan payments to see what help lenders give

13 December 2016

Call for 'breathing space' bill to give those with debt a year’s respite

People experiencing money troubles could soon benefit from up to a year's 'breathing space' from the drivers of debt

20 October 2016

StepChange's debt research reignites calls for 'breathing space' scheme

Stark survey results showing the poor treatment of people in debt have reignited calls for a 'breathing space' scheme

8 June 2016

PayPlan 'Cover My Payments' member? Check if you should ditch it and get your money back

Letters sent by PayPlan cast doubts over whether people fully understood the membership schemes they were buying

5 May 2015

Payday loan crisis calls up 94%

The National Debtline charity took over 20,000 calls for help with payday loans in 2012, up 94% from the previous year

27 February 2013

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