24 June, 2010
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
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.
Historic document sets out the government's policies on key areas and highlights the urgency of reforming the social care system.
19 May, 2010
Coalition publishes new policy designed to 'put more power into people's hands'.
18 May, 2010
Recognition for the Money Advice Trust's assisted self-help debt advice project.
National Statistics on possession actions issued in county courts by mortgage lenders and social and private landlords in England and Wales.
New Shelter survey highlights that economic downturn has had a massive impact on people’s ability to get a decent and affordable home.
17 May, 2010
New figures highlight increase of 7.1 million enquiries in the last financial year.
14 May, 2010
Charity calls on new Chancellor George Osborne to maintain emergency measures put in place to help keep struggling borrowers in their homes.
Competition Commission provisionally decides that consumers will benefit from the introduction of a point-of-sale prohibition.
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