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  1. 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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  2. 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.

  3. 11 May 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have responded to figures showing that one in four people are struggling to make ends meet. The figures are published today by moneysupermarket.com.

  4. 22 Mar 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have said the Budget should help people through the difficult economic times, and not target them with further cuts.

  5. 16 Mar 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have said today’s decrease in the unemployment figures masks the extent of the economic crisis for those on short-term and part-time contracts.

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  6. 17 Feb 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland have said that the new Welfare Reform Bill must be about making life better for those who are most in need, and that its efforts to get people into work will depend on more jobs being available.

  7. 9 Feb 2011

    Young people in Scotland are suffering the impact of the recession more than most, and feel no-one is listening to the anger and despair they feel. These are the findings of a major new report presented today by Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).

  8. 19 Jan 2011

    Figures released today show that too many people in Scotland are still struggling to find work, according to Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).

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  9. 10 Jan 2011

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have called on the UK government to re-think its economic strategy, in the light of today’statistics from KPMG showing a sharp rise in Scottish business failures.

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  10. 31 Dec 2010

    Staff from Scotland’s Citizens Advice Bureaux anticipate that financial problems will continue to plague Scottish communities in 2011. They have also singled out banks for particular criticism for their failure to help people in nee

  11. 15 Dec 2010

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have said that today’s decrease in unemployment in Scotland is just a glimmer of good news, and that they still fear the impact of public sector cuts will mean more job losses next year.

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  12. 30 Nov 2010

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have commented on the latest figures on Household Spending from the Office of National Statistics (see link below), which show that spending has fallen for the first time in nearly a decade.

  13. 24 Nov 2010

    One in 10 Scots are having to survive the economic crisis without a bank account – despite government efforts to force banks to make accounts more easily available.

  14. 20 Nov 2010

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has today warned that the spending review cuts will impact on the most vulnerable people in Scotland with the knock on effect of increased numbers needing advice in bureaux.

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  15. 17 Nov 2010

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has today welcomed aspects of the Scottish Government's budget announced today, such as the implementation of a living wage. However CAS has warned that the budget cuts announced by the Scottish government will impact on hard working families and individuals in Scotland with the knock on effect of increased numbers needing advice in bureaux.

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  16. 31 Aug 2010

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    Over 300 advisers from Scotland’s 83 Citizens Advice Bureaux are meeting today (Wednesday) in Edinburgh for the start of their annual conference, against a background of higher demand for advice than ever – due to the impact of the recession.

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  17. 25 Aug 2010

    Citizens Advice Scotland have backed the Institute of Fiscal Studies report on how the Budget will hurt the poorest families, and have said that impact could be worse in Scotland than elsewhere.

  18. 19 Jul 2010

    Citizens Advice Scotland have backed Business Secretary Vince Cable’s comments today on banks, saying that government action on the issue is long overdue.

  19. 14 Jul 2010

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have reacted to the latest increase in unemployment in Scotland, urging the government to make sure that vulnerable Scots are not left behind.

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  20. 21 Apr 2010

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have said the figures on the recession are welcome, but warned that the impact on vulnerable people in Scotland will continue for some time.

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