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Debt Solutions from Harrington Brooks
If you're experiencing debt problems, you're in the right place. We're currently helping over 65,000 clients repay their debts by an Individual Voluntary Arrangement (IVA) or Financial Management Plan. We also offer a Bankruptcy Support service.
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IVAs are a popular solution for unaffordable unsecured debts over £5,500.
An IVA can write-off a significant amount of debt and stop legal action against you.
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FCA: Insurance Price Comparison Sites Confusing and Unclear
(22nd July, 2014) A review into price comparison websites by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has found that consumers are not given the appropriate information to help them make informed decisions about the products they are buying and had failed to implement Guidance published in 2011.... read more...
Backlog in benefits department over Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) leaves thousands awaiting support
(17th July, 2014) Over 700,000 people are waiting for ESA due to a benefits backlog. The announcement came at the end of June, 2014, with the Minister for Disabled People blaming the delays on Atos, who are contracted to carry out the fitness to work tests. The Department for Work and Pension... read more...
HB Asks: What effects will the FCA's cap on payday loans have?
(15th July, 2014) As the FCA announces a series of proposed measures aimed at restricting the costs to consumers of payday loans; Harrington Brooks ponders that while the FCA's intention is to protect the consumer; the law of unforeseen consequences may paint a different picture. View ... read more...
Payday Rates Slashed by FCA: New Regulations Means Protection for Consumers from Payday Lenders
(15th July, 2014) The Financial Conduct Authority has proposed a cap on payday lending with a consumer-centric focus, meaning the amount that high-cost short-term credit lenders can charge will be significantly lower. From January, 2015, the regulation will mean that consumers will never pay bac... read more...
Government's NEA Scheme Helps 2,000 Aspiring Entrepreneurs A Month Get Off Benefits
(9th July, 2014) The government published recent figures revealing 46,000 businesses have been set up so far through the New Enterprise Allowance (NEA). Key findings highlight that 93,880 starts have been made with people beginning work with a business mentor. The aforementioned 46,000 have pro... read more...