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We want to make millions more people aware of the help that StepChange Debt Charity offers. Through campaigns, research and reports, press releases and social media, our experienced team provide leading insight on problem debt across the UK.
Media releases issuing comment, identifying trends and highlighting concerns
Published 26th January 2015
Even a small reduction in income or increase in living costs can tip people into problem debt.
Published 15th January 2015
We welcome an increase in the DRO maximum debt threshold and a higher creditor petition limit for bankruptcy.
Published 8th January 2015
Thirteen million people in the UK lack the savings to keep up with essential bills for just one month if their income dropped by a quarter.
Published 2nd January 2015
We welcome the changes, but warn of the need for more support for those in debt.
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Analysis of, and policy recommendations for, overindebtedness and wider consumer issues
Published January 2015
The next Government has an opportunity to offer better help for people in debt.
Published December 2014
We've released an annual report on the changing nature of problem debts in Scotland.
Published October 2014
We commissioned independent experts, Baker Tilly, to evaluate what debt advice means for individuals, their families, lenders and the state.
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We run campaigns to highlight the causes and consequences of problem debt, and to promote policy solutions focused on improving the lives of those living under the strain of unmanageable debt
A campaign to address the harmful effects of nuisance calls and text messages.
Campaign to support greater regulation of the payday loan industry.
Highlighting current issues in the use of credit cards, payday loans, overdrafts and store cards.
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Through campaigns, research, press releases and social media, we provide leading insight on problem debt.
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Foundation for Credit Counselling (trading at StepChange Debt Charity) is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (Company No: 2757055 ) and a charity registered in England and Wales (Registered Charity No: 1016630). Registered office: Wade House, Merrion Centre, Leeds, LS2 8NG. Consumer Credit Counselling Service (Scotland) trading as StepChange Debt Charity Scotland is a company limited by guarantee registered in Scotland (Company No: SC162719) and a charity registered in Scotland (Registered Charity No:SC024413). Registered office: 33 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 6NL. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
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