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Millennials losing sleep over debt

Updated: 18th November 2016 - First Published: 18th November 2016 Money worries can keep people up at any age, but new research has found that a staggering one in four adults under 34 have lost sleep over financial troubles. Many are feeling pressure not just from their bank account, but also their loved ones. Read More...

Would you go into debt to bag a bargain?

Updated: 16th November 2016 - First Published: 16th November 2016 It can be hard to resist the lure of a bargain, particularly at this time of year. However, while it should be a way to cut costs, it seems that some get carried away, and end up spending far more than they should – and get into debt as a result. Read More...

Overdraft charges add millions to problem debt

Updated: 12th October 2016 - First Published: 12th October 2016 Charges on unarranged overdrafts are spiralling, says StepChange Debt Charity, adding millions to problem debt – and there are calls for them to be capped as a result. Read More...

Debt problems hit record high

Updated: 08th September 2016 - First Published: 08th September 2016 Do you struggle with debt? You’re not alone. It seems that debt troubles are becoming increasingly prevalent, and in fact, research shows that the number of people seeking help with debt problems has already hit a record high in 2016. Read More...

Do you worry about debt? You’re not alone

Updated: 04th August 2016 - First Published: 03rd August 2016 Being in debt can be a difficult time. It can have physical as well as mental effects, with all that stress taking its toll on everything from general health to sleep and even relationships, and new research shows how much of an impact it can have. Read More...

Average Brit juggles £2,300 worth of debt

Updated: 18th July 2016 - First Published: 18th July 2016 Using credit can at times be a great way to balance the books, as long as you’re organised when it comes to repayments. Unfortunately, many people aren’t, and find themselves caught in a juggling act of unmanageable debt. Read More...

Concerns over the treatment of those in debt

Updated: 09th June 2016 - First Published: 09th June 2016 Being in debt can be a difficult thing to go through, but unfortunately, many people seem to be having that situation exacerbated by poor and inconsistent treatment by debtors – and it’s making their financial hardship even worse. Read More...

Are you in debt to the Bank of Mum & Dad?

Updated: 11th May 2016 - First Published: 11th May 2016 At some point or another we’ve probably all found ourselves in a bit of a financial pickle, and what better way to get out of it than to turn to the benevolent Bank of Mum & Dad? Read More...

Concerns growing about consumer reliance on credit

Updated: 16th March 2016 - First Published: 16th March 2016 New research from credit provider Sunny shows that 29% of UK adults have already used unsecured credit so far this year, fuelling concerns that many people could find themselves trapped in a cycle of unsustainable debt. Read More...

Credit card debt becoming urgent issue

Updated: 15th March 2016 - First Published: 09th March 2016 There are growing concerns over the extent of credit card debts, with research from StepChange Debt Charity finding that, rather than being used for short-term borrowing, credit cards are increasingly becoming long-term problems. Read More...


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