• Dealing with destitution

    Level: Standard

    training course

    Advisers are often faced with clients who have been left destitute due to a problem with their benefits. This course will cover issues that frequently cause clients to be left without any income and focus on the practical steps advisers can take to get their clients benefits in payment as quickly as possible.

    The course covers:

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  • A decade of debt: lessons for the future

    Issue 132 (Winter 2009)

    Over the last few months we have seen the gathering clouds of what could provde to be a deep recession. Peter Tutton draws on the debt problems encountered by the CAB service over the last ten years to investigate how the recession might affect future debt problems - particularly for lower income households, and what lessons policy makers might take.

  • A new poll tax?

    If I lost my job tomorrow, one of the things that I would expect would be that while I was not earning, I would not be paying tax. However, in 26 out of 33 London boroughs this is not the case: I would still need to pay council tax.

  • Debt Advice Handbook


    Debt Advice Handbook

    Price £26   578 pages   ISBN 978 1 906076 89 4

  • OUT NOW – NEW 11th edition Debt Advice Handbook

    9 July 2015

    Our comprehensive guide to the debt advice process in England and Wales is an essential resource for anyone dealing with any aspect of debt.

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