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
| Money Advice Service 'not fit for purpose', say MPs|
Three executives at the quango earn over £200,000, while resources should have been focused on 'helping those in crisis'
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 03:07:22 -0800
| 13.4m Pounds of Debt Repaid Through DAS In just 6 Months, Reports Debt Specialists Simple Financial Solutions|
EDINBURGH, Scotland, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Over 2,000 indebted Scottish citizens paid back 13.4m pounds of personal debt between January and June this year, putting DAS on the map as one of the most effective debt repayment options available. It is important that we remove some of the stigma associated with debt and encourage more people to seek support in order to help them tackle ...
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:17:00 -0800