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Get to know your pension – Department for Work and Pensions

02 Mar 2018 | Posted In Money advice news

The Department for Work and Pensions has released a starter guide to saving for later life. The guide provides useful information with the aim of educating people regarding their pension so that they feel secure about their future. >> Download and View the PDF here

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New research on debt advice and vulnerability launched from Money Advice Trust

01 Mar 2018 | Posted In Money advice news

Money Advice Trust launched a research project today looking at how the debt advice sector supports people in vulnerable situations. Conducted by University of Bristol’s Personal Finance Research Centre (PFRC) in partnership with the Money Advice Trust and the Money and Mental Health Policy Institute and grant funded by the Money Advice Service, the research […]

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TV licencing: cost of the licence fee will change on 1 April 2018

23 Feb 2018 | Posted In Money advice news

The cost of the licence fee will change on 1 April 2018. The Government is responsible for setting the level of the licence fee, and in 2016 announced that it would rise in line with inflation for five years from 1 April 2017. A colour licence will now cost £150.50 (currently £147). A black and white licence will […]

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APPG launches inquiry into young victims of financial crime

21 Feb 2018 | Posted In Money advice news

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Financial Crime and Scamming has launched a review into how young people can be protected from financial crime. Figures released by Cifas, the UK’s fraud prevention service, revealed a 75 per cent increase in the misuse of bank accounts involving 18 to 24 year olds during the first nine months […]

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The IMA’s adviser networking and information sharing project

21 Feb 2018 | Posted In Money advice news

The Institute of Money Advisers (IMA) and Shelter are delighted to be working together to provide up-to-date information and resources to the money advice sector. Shelter’s Specialist Debt Advice Service (SDAS) offers free professional guidance with complex debt queries. The service can be accessed by debt advisers offering free-to-client advice in England and Wales. The […]

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