Outstanding council tax debt has increased almost 65% in Scotland recently. Thankfully, there are several solutions that can help people deal effectively with problem debt.
Countering the cost of credit card debt
In November 2022, UK credit card debt rocketed to its highest monthly level since 2004. In Scotland, the Debt Arrangement Scheme is an ideal way to counter the cost of credit card debt if it becomes a problem.
Help to control spending and cut debts this Christmas
Given the challenge of rising costs, here are some ideas to make sure your Christmas spending doesn’t turn into a damaging Christmas shopping / debt cycle.
FAQs about Trust Deeds in Scotland, debt fees and more
As Scottish debt advice specialists, we're asked questions about debt solutions on a daily basis. From questions about Trust Deeds in Scotland to fees on debt solutions, check out our personal debt FAQs on TikTok.
Covid 19 – Extension of the remaining temporary measures relating to Scottish debt solutions
A recent update from the Accountant in Bankruptcy (AiB) confirmed that the Scottish Government has extended the remaining temporary measures, aimed at protecting those struggling with unsustainable debt, put in place with the introduction of the Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020.
Counting the cost of living
Feeling the pinch as prices rise? We examine 'Cost of Living Crisis' facts and figures, plus sensible solutions if debt becomes an issue.
This year take control of problem debt
We are meeting many clients, through no fault of their own, who can’t seem to get on top of their debts. Discover the Scottish debt solutions that can help take the pressure off.
Avoid a Christmas Debt Hangover
Our guide provides some ideas to help spruce up your festive finances and keep Christmas affordable.
AiB set to relax measures brought in due to pandemic
Ian Brown covers the pending changes to several Scottish debt solutions as pandemic restrictions continue to be lifted. AiB have confirmed they will end some of the changes to business processes from 30 August following the Scottish Government's expected lifting of restrictions on 9 August. See what's covered.