Pension Wise is a free and impartial service for those aged 50 and over to help people understand their pension choices. Face to face guidance is available through CAB service points across Scotland.
26 Aug 2015
Please let the information section at CAS know if you have any suggestions for new or improved information on AdviserNet or on the public advice website
21 Aug 2015
Scotland’s workforce are caught in a cruel trap of low incomes and poor working conditions, according to new evidence published today (Friday) by Citizens Advice Scotland.
In a report to the Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Energy and Tourism committee, CAS reveals that the numbers of employment cases seen by Scottish CABs has risen by 12% in the last four years, and is now at its highest level ever. The most common cases include low pay, with-held wages, as well as unfair dismissal, bullying, exploitation, racism and discrimination.
19 Aug 2015
Central Borders CAB, Peebles CAB and Roxburgh & Berwickshire CAB have launched a survival guide and pack to support people in the Borders faced with a crisis situation.
6 Aug 2015
The minimum voting age for Scottish Parliament and local government elections in Scotland is being lowered from 18 years to 16 years from April 2016.