What do I do if I cannot afford my bills?
With energy bills rising and temperatures outside plunging, managing costs is becoming even more difficult. With the average cost of a full tank of petrol costing more than £100 for the first time this year, millions of people are faced with the “eat or heat” choice – forced to choose between eating a meal or…Read More
Handling Debt Collection Calls: Do’s and Don’ts
Receiving a debt collection call can easily derail and overwhelm you. However, if you get frightened or emotional on the call, you may say the wrong things, leading to trouble later. Knowing the dos and don’ts of handling a debt collection call is essential to prevent such a situation. Here’s what you need to know…Read More
How to Protect Against Phoney Debt Collectors and Scams
After the pandemic, the number of scams that siphon money off people have increased significantly in the UK. According to Lloyds Bank, the advanced fee scam has doubled over the year, and victims lost an average of 200 pounds. Debt collection fraud is becoming very common and can happen to anyone. Knowing how to protect…Read More
How to Tell The Difference Between A Legitimate Debt Collector and Scammers
Whenever you receive a call from someone claiming they are a debt collector, you question whether they are real. Your doubts are not entirely baseless, as many fraudulent agencies and individuals would steal your money by claiming they are genuine debt collectors. However, legitimate debt collectors can also contact you for overdue payments. Knowing how…Read More
What Should I Know If I Have Debts in Collection?
There can be common instances when you have fallen behind on your debts or bills. It becomes a problem when your debt reaches collection. Businesses use third-party agencies to manage their collections, and you may have to deal with them regarding your unpaid invoice or debt. But don’t panic and don’t ignore the debt collectors…Read More
Debt Collection FAQs
One call no one wishes to attend is often from a debt collector. However, it is more common than you know for people not to pay their debts on time and receive a call from collections. If you are in such a situation, there is nothing to worry about. Knowing more about debt collection and…Read More
Facts You Need to Know About Debt Collection
No one likes to hear from a debt collector. If you have unpaid bills, you will likely get that call sooner or later. There is a significant reason people don’t like debt collection agencies’ tactics; they are stress-inducing. There are a few things that debt collectors in the UK never tell you. These can help…Read More