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  1. 17 Apr 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland has backed plans by the Financial Conduct Authority to provide more help for people in debt who are affected by the economic impact of COVID-19.

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  2. 15 Apr 2020

    by Emily Rice, CAS Energy policy officer.

    NB This column was published in the Herald newspaper on 15 April 2020.

  3. 14 Apr 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland has today launched a new national advice helpline to boost the network’s service during the coronavirus crisis and beyond.

  4. 9 Apr 2020

    Scotland is facing a ‘cost of living crisis’ amid the Covid-19 outbreak, according to a new tracking poll for Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).

  5. 8 Apr 2020

    By Polly Tolley, Director of Impact, Citizens Advice Scotland.

    NB This article was published in the Herald newspaper on 8 April 2020.

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  6. 7 Apr 2020

    If you are in a Debt Arrangement Scheme and struggling to make a payment because of a drop in income due to coronavirus, speak to your money adviser and they can arrange a payment break for you. If, for whatever reason, you cannot access your money adviser Citizens Advice Scotland has developed a helpful guide which outlines the steps you can take to request a payment break yourself. 

  7. 2 Apr 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has backed proposals by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for creditors to offer payment holidays and other relief to people in debt.

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  8. 1 Apr 2020

    by Rory Mair CBE, Chair of Citizens Advice Scotland.

    NB This article appeared in the Herald on 1 April 2020

  9. 30 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has called for consumers to be protected following the collapse of Brighthouse.

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  10. 26 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland has welcomed the announcement of measures to help self-employed workers through the COVID19 crisis.

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  11. 25 Mar 2020

    by Derek Mitchell, CAS Chief Executive.

    NB This article was published in the Herald newspaper on 25 March 2020.

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  12. 24 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland has welcomed the Scottish Government's intention to ban private renter sector evictions for six months.

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  13. 24 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has welcomed the suspension of benefit reviews and reassesments during the coronavirus crisis, branding the move ‘commonsense’.

  14. 20 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has urged employers to treat their staff fairly, as reports emerge of workers being dismissed because of the coronavirus.

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  15. 19 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, outlining a series of emergency measures the Treasury could take to protect household incomes during the Coronavirus crisis. 

  16. 18 Mar 2020

    by Susan Hunter, Co-ordinator of the CAS Kinship Care project

    NB This article appeared in the Herald newspaper on 18 March 2020.

  17. 18 Mar 2020

    A coalition of anti-poverty charities is today calling for a significant boost to the Scottish Welfare Fund.

  18. 13 Mar 2020

    We've published a new advice page on coronavirus (COVID-19) and what it means for you

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  19. 11 Mar 2020

    by Mhoraig Green, CAS Strategic Lead for Social Justice.

    This article was published in the Herald newspaper on 11 March 2020.

  20. 11 Mar 2020

    Responding to announcements in the budget to protect access to cash, CAS Financial Health spokesperson Myles Fitt said:

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