Your rights around work, claiming benefits and life in the UK won’t change unless new laws are passed. This will take time.
13 Jul 2016
Author: Rhiannon Sims, CAS Policy Officer
On the day Britain welcomes its new Prime Minister, Citizens Advice Scotland has published new evidence exposing the experiences of those in poverty and destitution in Scotland.Spotlight:
13 Jul 2016
On the day Britain welcomes its new Prime Minister, Citizens Advice Scotland has published new evidence exposing the levels of poverty and destitution in Scotland.
11 Jul 2016
The Consumer Futures Unit has launched a tender focusing on the impact and effectiveness of codes of practice in non-domestic water markets in other countries (including elsewhere in the UK), and in utilities and other (primarily regulated) industries in the UK, particularly in regard to their efficacy for consumers. The CFU will use the findings and recommendations from this research to inform our contribution and input to the work that the Scottish water industry is undertaking with stakeholders to develop a code of practice for the non-domestic water market.CAB tags:
4 Jul 2016
Author: Fraser Sutherland, CAS Policy Officer
When saving money we all want to get a decent interest rate. What if I told you I knew a secret opportunity to invest in a new government backed forestry land protection scheme that guaranteed you a 20% return on your investment in just a year? Or a new way to put your pension savings to good use with a 100% risk free guaranteed stock exchange fund? Sounds good don’t they? The truth is they don’t exist and neither do the thousands of fake investments being pushed at Scots every year.Spotlight: