Citizens Advice Scotland
The Scottish Child Payment will be doubled to £20 per week per child from April 2022.
Published 30 November 2021
The Scottish Government is being urged to give pensioners in poverty and low income an extra £50 to help with the cost of heating their homes this winter.
Published 25 November 2021
Bulb, the UK’s seventh largest energy provider, has announced that it will be entering special administration.
Published 23 November 2021
An online tool designed to help people in Scotland to boost incomes, cut costs and save money is one year old today.
Published 23 November 2021
Scotland’s four biggest debt advice charities are urging people across the country to seek free advice on money and debt.
Published 11 November 2021
New data released by Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has revealed an increasing demand across its network for advice regarding crisis grants from the Scottish Welfare Fund in September.
Published 4 November 2021
The number of people missing energy bill payments because they have run out of money before pay day has soared by 44% over the last year and could yet rise further, according to Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).
Published 22 October 2021
Almost 370,000 people who ran out of money before payday last year could not afford internet access as a result, new analysis from Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has found.
Published 11 October 2021
The energy price cap increase imposed today will "hammer" household budgets, Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has warned.
Published 1 October 2021
Almost 400,000 people in Scotland missed an energy payment in the past year after running out of money before payday, according to new analysis from Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).
Published 28 September 2021
Almost 300,000 people in Scotland have missed a housing payment after running out of money in the past year, new analysis from Citizens Advice Scotland has revealed.
Published 22 September 2021
Over 1.4 million people in Scotland have run out money before pay day in the last year, according to new analysis from Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).
Published 20 September 2021
The Citizens Advice network unlocked almost £147 million for people during the pandemic, new statistics have revealed.
Published 30 August 2021
The majority of people in Scotland back keeping the £20 per week increase to Universal Credit until at least the financial situation created by Covid is more stable, polling for Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has found.
Published 16 August 2021
Landlords in the private sector are keen to play their part in making their buildings energy-efficient but face significant barriers in doing so, Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has found.
Published 11 August 2021