7 July, 2010
6 July, 2010
New regulations issued that provide for the coming into force of the Mortgage Repossessions (Protection of Tenants etc) Act 2010 from October 2010.
Advice is a vital lifeline and can save government from the expenses of repossession, such as judicial and re-housing costs, says Shelter.
29 June, 2010
New Joseph Rowntree Foundation report on credit and debt in low-income families.
28 June, 2010
Scope also for regulating 'excessive and unclear' administrative charges, says Citizens Advice
New regulations following Budget announcement that accounts will not now be introduced in July 2010.
25 June, 2010
24 June, 2010
Money Advice Trust publishes response to Insolvency Service consultation.
Shelter responds to announcements in government's emergency budget.
23 June, 2010
Government uses emergency Budget (paragraph 1.116) to announce that planned launch in July 2010 will not now go ahead, on 'affordability' grounds.
Budget announcement (paragraph 1.114) that initiative to be introduced in spring 2011 as part of the national financial advice service.
18 June, 2010
New research report suggests many do not believe that their problem is big enough to need help.
16 June, 2010
Total UK personal debt stands at £1,460bn, report highlights.
15 June, 2010
Those in debt or with poor credit histories being targeted, reports charity.
10 June, 2010
New guide for local authorities from the Commission for Rural Communities and Durham County Council.
1 June, 2010
EDF Energy pay £200,000 to the Money Advice Trust and a Citizens Advice led scheme following breach of regulations setting standards for handling customer complaints.
21 May, 2010
Really positive step towards ensuring advice and credit sectors work together to benefit people in debt, says charity.
20 May, 2010
A radical devolution of power to local authorities will help make vital services even more responsive to people’s needs, says Chairman.
Order laid pending primary legislation for permanent abolition.
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