Current Debt Advice News Today
| London councils scrap mortgage rescue scheme ahead of schedule|
Mortgage lenders say around 75,000 households have received debt advice through the scheme, which was set to close nationwide in spring 2014 Debt advice charities and lenders have warned that vulnerable homeowners could be in danger of repossession after councils in London removed a safety net for struggling borrowers ahead of schedule, claiming it was too expensive to deliver. The £200m ...
Wed, 27 Nov 2013 18:21:31 -0800
| Nine million|
Nearly nine million people are estimated to be trapped in a spiral of severe debt in the UK, the Government-backed body the Money Advice Service (MAS) has found. Just one in six getting help to break free.
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 21:50:49 -0800
| One in five struggle with serious debt|
Almost nine million people in the UK are in serious debt and in some areas, such as as Liverpool and Nottingham, over 40pc of adults are struggling to pay their bills
Wed, 27 Nov 2013 02:48:18 -0800