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  1. 5 Sep 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have called on the High Street banks in Scotland to state they will not restrict their ‘basic bank account’ holders from using ATMs of other banks.

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  2. 3 Sep 2011

    Fuel poverty crisis 'even worse that today's figures suggest'

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  3. 29 Aug 2011

    Cizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have warned that many Scots are facing ‘financial crisis’, as a new report shows that average households are £11 per week worse off than they were last summer.

  4. 25 Aug 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have urged parents to steer clear of loan sharks and other ‘problem lenders’, as they struggle to cope with the costs of sending their children back to school.

  5. 24 Aug 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland are calling on the government to rule on whether a publicly-funded agency should be able to shut down public debate on its poor performance.

  6. 18 Aug 2011

    The Scottish CAB network is providing free, unbiased financial advice on behalf of the Money Advice Service.

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  7. 17 Aug 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have called on the major High Street banks to increase access to basic bank accounts, after it emerged that some banks were restricting the numbers of ATMs that can be used by holders of such accounts.

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  8. 17 Aug 2011

    The Scotland’s Peoples Annual Report, published today, shows that many Scots are still struggling to survive the continuing impact of the recession.

  9. 17 Aug 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have said today’s unemployment figures are not just statistics but ‘real people, who need real help’.

  10. 4 Aug 2011

    Consumer scams are the focus for a new Citizens Advice Scotland campaign involving their bureaux network. CEO of CAS Lucy Mcternan explains why: “Some groups of people may be especially vulnerable to scams, older people for example. People can feel deeply ashamed of falling for scams and may be unwilling to admit this by reporting them or seeking help. Trying to sort out the effects of scams can take immense amounts of time and effort by bureaux.”

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  11. 26 Jul 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have said the government’s sickness benefit figures are misleading and are not a true representation of the thousands of people who are incorrectly found fit for work.

  12. 20 Jul 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have said the increase in bankruptcies shows that many Scots are opting to declare themselves insolvent as the only way to escape un-manageable debt

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  13. 19 Jul 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have said many Scots are still ‘drowning in debt,’ as new figures showed that over half a million Scots have taken on more debt in the last three months – a higher rate than the UK as a whole.

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  14. 14 Jul 2011

    Fuel poverty approaching 'crisis' levels in Scotland

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  15. 13 Jul 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have said the latest unemployment figures still show too many Scots unable to get work

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  16. 12 Jul 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have responded to new figures showing that young people in Scotland are in ‘despair’ over the economic downturn.

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  17. 8 Jul 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland has hit out at British Gas for their latest price increase, and have called for the government to take action to secure a fair deal for Scottish consumers.

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  18. 6 Jul 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have called for government action to help people in fuel poverty, as a new consumer report revealed that 1 in 4 UK households is now classed as ‘fuel poor’.

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  19. 20 Jun 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have backed the findings of a new report by Shelter, which show that the high cost of living is leading to an increase in stress levels.

  20. 15 Jun 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have called for action to help the huge numbers of Scots who are unable to find work.

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