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  1. 23 Nov 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have criticised the employment rights changes announced today by Vince Cable, calling them ‘a blow, and a step back in social progress’.

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  2. 22 Nov 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have backed disabled campaigners who told MSPs today that many people are ‘suicidal’ and ‘terrified’ about the impact of the Welfare Reform Bill.

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  3. 22 Nov 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have today told a Scottish Parliament seminar that debt remains the single biggest issue brought to the CAB in Scotland.

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  4. 21 Nov 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have called on the government and the banking sector to re-double their efforts to help people avoid falling into overdraft and consumer debt.

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  5. 21 Nov 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland are urging Scots to be ‘savvy shoppers’ this Christmas, and have published 12 Tips for people to bear in mind as they hit the High Streets (or the mouse-button!)

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  6. 16 Nov 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have responded to the latest unemployment figures, saying that young Scots in particular are in ‘despair’ over the economic situation.

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  7. 8 Nov 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have welcomed the publication of a major new report which shows the devastating impact of the new Employment & Support Allowance (ESA).

  8. 24 Oct 2011

    Almost half of Scots have been targeted by fraudsters hoping to trick them out of their money, according to a report published today by Citizens Advice Scotland. But only 5% of these scams are ever reported, which gives the fraudsters the confidence to continue conning others.

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  9. 18 Oct 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have called for assurances from the government that people on low incomes will get help to cope with the rising cost of living.

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  10. 18 Oct 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland say the real test of today’s Fuel Bills summit will be whether people are still freezing in their homes this winter.

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  11. 17 Oct 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have called on the government to end the ‘blatant discrimination’ against young people that exists in the benefits system.

  12. 14 Oct 2011

    The massive rise in profits for the energy firms should lead to a reduction in customer bills, says Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).

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  13. 13 Oct 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have endorsed the findings of a survey published today by Oxfam which shows that many Scots are struggling to cope with rising food bills.

  14. 13 Oct 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have said energy suppliers must ensure they always give accurate information to customers over tariffs.

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  15. 12 Oct 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have urged people to ‘declare war on scams,’ after reports that an elderly couple were robbed of £60,000 in a hoax phone call.

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  16. 5 Oct 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have said the Prime Minister is failing to understand the problems faced by people in debt, after reports that he is to tell the Conservative Party Conference that people should pay off their debts to help the economy

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  17. 4 Oct 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) are to tell MSPs that the UK government’s Welfare Reform Bill is ‘dismantling’ the welfare system, and is set to have a ‘devastating’ impact on many people in Scotland, taking £2bn from the Scottish economy.

  18. 28 Sep 2011

    New information published today shows that Scotland is in a ‘shameful crisis’ of fuel poverty, according to Citizens Advice Scotland.

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  19. 27 Sep 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have called for action to force employers to obey the minimum wage laws, as evidence emerges that many workers are being exploited by employers who break the law.

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  20. 20 Sep 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have welcomed the government’s announcement of measures to crack down on the ‘ever-rising’ cost of fuel bills.

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