Feeling worried about debt?
The cost of living crisis has many of us worried about falling into debt, or our existing debts getting bigger. You don’t need to go through this alone. The Citizens Advice network in Scotland is here to offer free, confidential and impartial advice, in a variety of ways.
Get help online
Feeling lost about money? Our Money Map tool directs you to online help finding ways to make the most of your money, decrease your bills and help meet the costs of daily living.
Our Council Tax tool tells you quickly if you’re entitled to a discount, reduction or exemption on your Council Tax bills.
Check our online advice pages around help with debt from our public advice site.
The Money Talk Team at your local Citizens Advice Bureau helps you maximise your income, look at options to reduce costs and offers specialist debt advice. To find out more, start a web chat here.
If you are thinking about claiming Universal Credit for the first time, we can help. Our Help to Claim advisers are available by webchat or telephone (0800 023 2581, Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm) and can guide you through the process, whether you're looking for answers to quick questions or step-by-step support to make your claim.
Find your local CAB
Contact your local Citizens Advice Bureau to get free, confidential and impartial advice. An adviser will be able to talk through your situation and work out the next steps. Find your local bureau and get in touch today.