Living standards questioned as over 270k Scots turn to their local Citizens Advice
New support announced for self-employed Scots affected by COVID-19
Support for Scottish self-employed workers affected by COVID-19 has been announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak. In a Downing Street press conference last night (March 26) he pledged to help the 330,000 self-employed workers across Scotland ...
COVID 19: Self-employment support in Scotland
The Scottish Government has called on Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Chancellor Rishi Sunak to offer greater support to the self-employed during the COVID-19 outbreak. Economy Secretary Fiona Hyslop and Finance Secretary Kate Forbes have ...
COVID-19: Advice for Credit Card Holders
With coronavirus (COVID-19) spreading all over the country, it’s not just our health that’s affected; it’s our finances too. This goes for not those currently ill, but even those who have avoided the virus so ...
COVID-19: Scots to protect themselves against scams
As Scotland struggles alongside the rest of the world to deal with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, it’s hard to know what information you can trust. Coronavirus and scams There are different reports every day, and ...
Coronavirus: Help for homeowners in Scotland
As COVID-19 (coronavirus) sweeps the nation concerns about how the virus will affect everyday life continue to grow. Of course, initial fears surround health and wellbeing but as the government calls for self-isolation there worries ...
COVID-19: advice for renters in Scotland
As the coronavirus spreads, most people will be living with the worry about how it’s going to affect their everyday life. One of the biggest concerns in everyone’s minds is how to keep on top ...
What the coronavirus means for your finances
COVID-19 – more widely known as the Coronavirus – has become a global pandemic in a matter of months. With so much uncertainty in the air, many people have been left wonder what impact it’s ...
How a Debt Arrangement Scheme could help you to financial freedom
Do you feel trapped by debt? Do you dream of a day where you don’t have to worry about your credit card? Where you can create a decent budget and stick to it easily? Or ...
Buy now, pay later: the dark side of instant credit
If you’re an avid watcher of ITV2’s Love Island, then you’ve probably heard of Klarna. The Swedish platform is just one of many buy now, pay later (BNPL) schemes that’s been sweeping the nation in ...