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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

Average debt to friends and family now over £4,000

Published 1 September, 2016

The number of people seeking debt advice who owe money to friends and family is rising rapidly.

Our response to ‘Britain in the Red’, a report from the TUC and Unison

Published 23 August, 2016

Every week we see thousands of households struggling to keep up with their essential bills and credit repayments.

London the debt capital of Britain at a cost of £1,4bn a year

Published 16 August, 2016

Londoners are more likely to be struggling with debt than the rest of the UK and its knock-on effects cost the city £1.4bn a year.

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Our latest media coverage

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

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Our campaigns highlight the causes and consequences of problem debt

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

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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)

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