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Media centre. The latest news, statistics and facts about UK problem debt.

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.

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About our media centre

In this section you'll find our latest press releases and responses to industry news. There's information about our latest campaigns that focus on highlighting the causes and consequences of problem debt. You can also find the most recent media coverage of StepChange Debt Charity.

Our latest press releases

Government departments, local authorities and bailiffs among the most unfair when dealing with people in problem debt

Published 19 July, 2016

Our latest report highlights the ongoing conduct issues continuing to cause or contribute to the harm experienced by people dealing with severe problem debt.

More than half of adults getting nuisance calls offering high-risk financial products

Published 13 July, 2016

We want to see action from the FCA and HMT to ban unsolicited calls promoting high-risk financial products, which are harmful and can make people’s debt problems worse.

Our response to Which? overdraft research

Published 9 July, 2016

This research is further evidence of the need for action to address the problem of unauthorised overdraft charges

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We're at the frontline of what's happening in the economy. Here you can find our recent media coverage.

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Please note: These contacts are for journalist or media enquires only.

0207 391 4598 Office hours

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Helping you become debt free...

“I wish to thank your staff for all the great help they gave me when I was in so much debt.
They were a pillar of support to me.” (Leslie, Essex)

Foundation for Credit Counselling Wade House, Merrion Centre, Leeds, LS2 8NG trading as StepChange Debt Charity and StepChange Debt Charity Scotland. A registered charity no.1016630 and SC046263. It is a limited company registered in England and Wales (company no:2757055). Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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