Mis-typed account number sees settled debt chased over Christmas

Mis-typed account number sees settled debt chased over Christmas

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If you’ve settled a debt this December, you might be looking forward to a hassle-free Christmas – but one recent case adjudicated by the Financial Ombudsman shows how a simple admin error can …

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If you’ve settled a debt this December, you might be looking forward to a hassle-free Christmas – but one recent case adjudicated by the Financial Ombudsman shows how a simple admin error can …

Bah humbug! One in three wouldn’t lend to a friend at Christmas

Bah humbug! One in three wouldn’t lend to a friend at Christmas

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Christmas is a time of generosity of spirit and goodwill towards all men and women – unless it’s a friend or family member looking for a handout.


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Christmas is a time of generosity of spirit and goodwill towards all men and women – unless it’s a friend or family member looking for a handout.


Late payment turns construction subcontractors into unwilling creditors

Late payment turns construction subcontractors into unwilling creditors

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Late payment is causing mid-sized construction subcontractors to become net lenders, according to figures from the Federation of Master Builders.


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Late payment is causing mid-sized construction subcontractors to become net lenders, according to figures from the Federation of Master Builders.


Top Debt Recovery Tips

Top Debt Recovery Tips

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Debt recovery isn’t always easy – that’s why specialist debt collection firms like CPA exist in the first place – but there are a few things you can do that will help …

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Debt recovery isn’t always easy – that’s why specialist debt collection firms like CPA exist in the first place – but there are a few things you can do that will help …

Dialling into debt: 8% miss mobile payments

Dialling into debt: 8% miss mobile payments

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One in twelve people have missed a mobile phone bill payment, according to figures from the Debt Advisory Centre – potentially putting them at risk of being rejected for bigger lending like …

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One in twelve people have missed a mobile phone bill payment, according to figures from the Debt Advisory Centre – potentially putting them at risk of being rejected for bigger lending like …

Police warn of telephone debt collection scam

Police warn of telephone debt collection scam

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Humberside Police have warned of a telephone debt collection scam, in which victims are told of a ‘phantom debt’ they owe, and threatened that if they do not pay immediately, they will be …

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Humberside Police have warned of a telephone debt collection scam, in which victims are told of a ‘phantom debt’ they owe, and threatened that if they do not pay immediately, they will be …

Dodge debt for a happier Christmas

Dodge debt for a happier Christmas

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It might be a little late to make any major changes to how you finance this Christmas, but if things have been a little tight this year, it might be worth making it a …

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It might be a little late to make any major changes to how you finance this Christmas, but if things have been a little tight this year, it might be worth making it a …

HMRC debt recovery ‘direct access’ rules revised

HMRC debt recovery ‘direct access’ rules revised

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The controversial ‘direct access’ rules that allow HMRC to remove funds from individuals’ bank accounts for the purposes of debt recovery have been revised in order to make it safer for the population.


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The controversial ‘direct access’ rules that allow HMRC to remove funds from individuals’ bank accounts for the purposes of debt recovery have been revised in order to make it safer for the population.


Financial Planning Week says ‘reach your goals’

Financial Planning Week says ‘reach your goals’

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All this week, Financial Planning Week has been urging people to get their finances in order – a way to reach your goals in life, without over-stretching your bank account.


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All this week, Financial Planning Week has been urging people to get their finances in order – a way to reach your goals in life, without over-stretching your bank account.


5 Benefits of Credit Control

5 Benefits of Credit Control

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We’re always happy to talk about the benefits of credit control, as it’s an important way for businesses of all sizes to protect their revenues and profits.


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We’re always happy to talk about the benefits of credit control, as it’s an important way for businesses of all sizes to protect their revenues and profits.