The Insolvency Service publishes a range of guides to help people understand insolvency, and the various services available to them. Currently most of the documents are only available as Word documents or as a PDF, but the new documents will be available as web based content. Whilst most people should have been able to

Debt begins to rise for UK households

Tuesday, 15 September 2015 by

The number of households struggling with problem debt grew by a quarter between 2012 and last year, as stagnating wages forced a growing number to borrow to get by, according to the TUC. By 2014, 3.2 million families were spending at least 25% of their gross monthly pay on servicing unsecured debts, the definition of