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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 30 April, 2015
We warn about the dangers of borrowing money from friends and family, as new figures show people owe more than ever to loved ones.
Published 29 April, 2015
Insolvency is only meeting the needs of the small segment of the indebted population who have long-term intractable financial difficulties.
Published 21 April, 2015
The crackdown on the payday loan market is having an effect but we still need to address the fact that many people need financial help.
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Analysis of, and policy recommendations for, overindebtedness and wider consumer issues
Published March 2015
We've released our Statistics Yearbook 2014, which paints a thorough picture of personal and household debt trends in the UK.
We've released our annual report on the changing nature of problem debt in Wales.
A report into the growing Council tax arrears crisis tipping families into problem debt.
Published January 2015
The next Government has an opportunity to offer better help for people in debt.
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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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Foundation for Credit Counselling (trading as 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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