Planning your summer holiday on a budget

We’re into the summer term and if you haven’t already thoughts could be turning to a well-earned summer break. For some that might be staying at home and making the most of the local surroundings.

Gambling in the UK

Online Gambling

We examine the gambling industry, the effect it has on families and some options if gambling has led you to debt.

Managing the Easter Holidays on a budget

The Easter holidays are upon us, but with prices rising everywhere and the pressures on every household financially we examined how you can get through the Easter holidays without breaking the bank.

A new partnership against Gambling Addiction

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If you have seen our social media channels you will know that we have strong feelings about how gambling can negatively effect people’s lives. We are therefore pleased to announce that we are partnering with AnonyMind.com.

Bankruptcy or a Debt Relief Order?

Debt Relief Orders (DROs) and declaring bankruptcy are two solutions to resolve debt. They are similar but have some important differences that will affect your eligibility. One will be more suited to your requirements than the other, and both have a strong impact on your future credit, so it’s vital to know what they are and how they differ.

A Debt Management Plan or an IVA?

Balancing Debt

Debt Management Plan or an IVA? If you are in debt and are looking for a solution to your debt that will benefit you and satisfy your creditors: you have two main options, an Individual Voluntary Arrangement (IVA) or a Debt Management Plan (DMP). What are they? IVA An Individual Voluntary Arrangement (IVA) is a […]

Did you overspend at Christmas?

Couple overspending at Christmas

If you overspent at Christmas this blog looks at ways you can tighten your belt to manage the financial strain of January.

Bankruptcy or an IVA?

IVA vs Bankruptcy

If you are in financial difficulty, then there are several options available to you. Two of these options are bankruptcy and an IVA (Individual Voluntary Arrangement). As with all solutions to debt there are benefits and consequences to both and you need to be aware of these so that you can make an informed decision. […]