Hamse Yusuf, Policy Research Intern, Consumer and Public Services

Since the FCA stepped in to regulate payday loans, an increasing number of people have been turning to rent to own shops and getting into problem debt as a result. Our new research looks into what is causing those problems. What is rent to own? Rent to own companies sell household electronic items through expensive…

Sharon Collard, Professor of Personal Finance Capability at the True Potential Centre for the Public Understanding of Finance

Part of the event What is the future of financial capability? Find out what True Potential for the Public Understanding of Finance (Open University) is doing

Hannah Luck, Communications Manager, Financial Capability Team

Next week Citizens Advice is hosting an online event on the future of financial capability (advice and education). Don’t miss the series of articles and blogs.

Satdeep Grewal, Impact Evaluation Analyst

Measuring financial capability must take an individual’s unique characteristics and circumstances into consideration #FinCapStrategy

Jamie Blackburn, Digital Money Coach Project Co-ordinator at Citizens Advice County Durham

Over 10 million people in the UK lack basic IT skills leading to digital exclusion which research has shown is more likely for people on low incomes. County Durham are one of five local Citizens Advice receiving funding from SSE to test a new Digital Money Coach (DMC) volunteering role to address this issue. This…

Wendy Alcock, External Affairs and Campaigns Manager, MoneySavingExpert.com

MoneySavingExpert.com’s Campaigns Manager Wendy Alcock blogs about her experience working with Citizens Advice to give consumers tips on how to manage their money at the Ideal Home Show.