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Press releases

Here are our most recent press releases listed in chronological order.


2018

We reveal our latest debt statistics for the first half of 2018 - 4 October 2018

We comment on latest Bank of England consumer lending figures - 1 October 2018

We reveal new strategy to double the number of people helped by 2022 - 25 September 2018

Our comment on Help to Save - 12 September 2018

We respond to National Audit Office report on how much debt costs the state - 6 September 2018

Capital of debt: Londoners more likely to be in the red - 4 September 2018

Our comment on latest Bank of England lending figures - 30 August 2018

Our comment on Bank of England interest rate rise - 2 August 2018

Our comment on latest Bank of England consumer credit data and FCA creditworthiness rules - 30 July 2018

Our comment on the Office of National Statistics report - 26 July 2018

Our comment on Treasury Select Committee report on household finances - 26 July 2018

Our reaction to the FCA consumer approach - 17 July 2018

Our comment on latest Bank of England lending statistics - 29 June 2018

Our comment on the FCA retail banking review for overdrafts - 27 June 2018

Why should being vulnerable have to mean being worse off? Our new research - 20 June 2018

Sir Hector Sants to step down as our Chairman to chair the new Single Financial Guidance Body - 31 May 2018

We respond to FCA high cost credit proposals - 31 May 2018

Behind on the basics – three million people in arrears on essential bills in 2017 - 24 May 2018

Our comments on Which? letter to FCA on overdrafts - 23 May 2018

Our comment on the latest Bank of England lending data - 1 May 2018

Our comment on loan shark crackdown - 25 April 2018

We appoint a new director of external affairs - 24 April 2018

We support the FCA's scam warning - 24 April 2018

Comment on Bank of England data: the burden of persistent debt - 29 March 2018

Making credit affordable – new research - 28 March 2018

We reveal trends in those seeking debt help in 2017 - 13 March, 2018

Our response to the latest Bank of England Money and Credit statistics – 1 March 2018

New FCA credit card rules welcome - but action needed to break cycle of debt build up – 27 February 2018

Our response to FCA update on high-cost credit review – 31 January, 2018

Our latest response to the Bank of England Money and Credit statistics – 30 January, 2018

We respond to Bank of England Money and Credit statistics – 5 January, 2018

2017

Our response to FCA update on remedies for persistent credit card debt – 14 December, 2017

Two million stuck in permanent overdraft debt – 5 December, 2017

Our response to the latest Bank of England Money and Credit Statistics – 29 November, 2017

Our response to Bank of England decision to raise interest rates – 3 November, 2017

Our response to Treasury consultation launch on Breathing Space – 24 October, 2017

Our response to FCA warning of growing debt among young people – 16 October, 2017

We appoint our new chief executive – 3 October, 2017

Our response to Bank of England Money and Credit Statistics – 29 September, 2017

Our response to Labour's credit card proposals – 25 September, 2017

Rising debt levels and the struggle to cover household bills – 20 September, 2017

Our latest research: Benefit deductions risk pushing people deeper into debt – 14 September, 2017

Our response to the August 2017 Bank of England’s Money and Credit statistics - 30 August, 2017

Our response to FCA high-cost credit review and creditworthiness proposals - 31 July, 2017

Our response to the July 2017 insolvency statistics - 28 July, 2017

High-cost credit market failure, major government investment needed - 20 July, 2017

Our response to the July 2017 insolvency statistics - 28 July, 2017

High-cost credit market failure, major government investment needed - 20 July, 2017

Rainy day savings via pensions automatic enrolment prevents debt problems and saves money - 11 July, 2017

We appoint two new Trustees - 10 July, 2017

Our response to the Bank of England's latest Financial Stability Report - 27 June, 2017

Our response to the Queen's Speech - 21 June, 2017

Our response to Bank of England credit card lending figures - 31 May, 2017

Our CEO to step down - 26 May, 2017

Our response to the TUC analysis of household debt - 25 May, 2017

Our response to the Conservative Party manifesto - 18 May, 2017

Our response to Labour Party manifesto - 16 May, 2017

Inflation rises at four year high: our response - 16 May, 2017

Our response to the May 2017 Inflation Report - 11 May, 2017

Our response to FCA credit card remedies consultation - 4 April, 2017

Our response to the March 2017 Bank of England’s Money and Credit statistics - 29 March, 2017

Record numbers seek debt help - 28 March, 2017

Bailiff reforms “not working”, say charities - 14 March, 2017

Our response to The Children’s Society findings - 6 March, 2017

Our response to the Bank of England’s Money and Credit statistics - 1 March, 2017

Our response to Which? research on overdrafts - 8 February, 2017

Almost a third of Brits saved nothing in the last 12 months - 2 February, 2017

Our response to the latest insolvency statistics - 27 January, 2017

Our response to the Bank of England’s Money and Credit statistics - 4 January, 2017

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