What Happens to Debt When You Die

It’s common knowledge that debt can act as a huge weight on an individual’s shoulders during their lifetime. However, have you ever stopped to think about the stress attached to understanding what happens to your debt once you’ve passed away. Thinking about your loved ones dealing with your debts after you’ve died is never a…

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Are Gambling Debts Enforceable?

For many, gambling is a harmless hobby, but for others, the allure of this pastime can lead individuals down a path of financial hardship, resulting in accumulated debts. According to a 2022 study by Citizens Advice, 18% of people who regularly gambled online were in significant gambling debt. That equated to 3.3 million people. This…

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How to Deal with Gambling Debt

Gambling is a popular pastime in the UK. According to statistics from the Gambling Commission, nearly half (43%) of the UK population gambles at least once a month. And while the majority of people do enjoy gambling responsibly, for others, this seemingly harmless hobby can easily become a financial strain that leads to significant amounts…

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Are Payday Loans Bad?

You never know what might be just around the corner. However, whether your car breaks down or you need to pay a visit to the emergency dentist, one thing is almost always guaranteed – life’s little curveballs are rarely cheap. This is where payday loans come in.  These easy-to-access loans are, on paper at least,…

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The IVA Process Explained

Dealing with significant debt is not only overwhelming, it can also have a negative impact on your life and health. If this is the case, a professional debt management solution is often your best course of action. While Debt Management Plans (DMPs) and Debt Relief Orders (DROs) may be the best option if you find…

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How To Deal With Debt Anxiety

Feeling stressed or anxious is a totally normal response when you’re facing financial difficulties. Whether you’re dealing with a spiralling cycle of high interest credit card debt you just can’t seem to escape from, or are struggling to make repayments on a mortgage or loan due to an unexpected change in personal circumstances, debt anxiety…