Living standards questioned as over 270k Scots turn to their local Citizens Advice
Inflation: What is it, and what does it mean for your savings?
Over the years, inflation has been a major issue for people with savings and assets, draining away a significant amount of their money’s buying power. To save and invest effectively, you must understand inflation and ...
Free bus travel for young Scots
Young people under the age of 22 are set to benefit from free bus travel in the new year. Announced by the Scottish Government earlier this month, the free travel scheme will be extended to ...
Talk Money Week 2021: How to tell people about your debt
We’re in the middle of Talk Money Week, an annual event that seeks to raise awareness of money problems and give people the confidence they need to approach family, friends, and loved ones about the ...
7 ways to save money on household bills
Paying a fortune in household bills can seem like just another fact of life, but saving real money on everyday expenses is a lot more achievable than you might think. Now that we’re experiencing an ...
COP26: 5 ways to save time and money when the conference comes to Glasgow
As Scotland’s debt specialists, Carrington Dean is based in Glasgow, a city that is about to undergo some major changes, at least for the next few weeks. We’re now just days away from COP26, the ...
One Touch Switch: New rules make it easier to switch broadband and save money
Ofcom has recently announced the creation of a new service that’s been introduced to make it easier for people to switch broadband suppliers and get a better deal. The process is known as One Touch ...
Green means go: Electric cars, the fuel crisis, and ways you can save
Now that we’re experiencing a fuel crisis in the UK, with queues for petrol stations stretching around the block in certain parts of the country, it’s understandable that enquiries about electric cars have soared. But ...
World Mental Health Day 2021
Mental health has never been more important, personally or professionally. Given what we’ve all been through over the last two years, it’s crucial that we keep our mental health front-of-mind, and what better excuse to ...
Carrington Dean leads way in new Protected Trust Deed protocol
Carrington Dean is one of the first Scottish debt help companies to agree to new Protected Trust Deed protocol. Insolvency practitioner (IP) Samantha Warburton takes on the role of trustee for all Carrington Dean Protected ...