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16th July 2019
HMRC’s Insolvency Priority is a 'Bad Deal’ for UK Businesses

HMRC’s Insolvency Priority is a ‘Bad Deal’ for UK Businesses

Government plans, confirmed in the latest Finance Bill, to make HMRC a preferential creditor in company insolvencies are a ‘bad deal’ for businesses and the taxpayer, according to insolvency and restructuring trade body R3. The […]
8th July 2019
The increase in credit card debt has been fuelled by a decade-long borrowing binge by families.

Credit Card Debt Soars to £72.9bn

The Bank of England has revealed that British consumers owe a total of £72.9 billion on credit cards. Overall consumers debt – which includes cards, overdrafts, personal loans and car finance – stands at an […]
2nd July 2019
The Insolvency Service has disqualified an Altrincham-based recruitment boss for 9 years after the regulator found him acting as a director while serving a previous ban.

Altrincham Recruitment Director Receives Second Ban

The Insolvency Service has disqualified an Altrincham-based recruitment boss for 9 years after the regulator found him acting as a director while serving a previous ban. Simon Anthony Charles Wooding received his second ban following […]
17th June 2019
Why Now is the Perfect Time to Get a Pay Rise

Why Now is the Perfect Time to Get a Pay Rise

Barring an insolvency solution like an IVA, many people only have two choices to get out of debt. Either they spend less or they earn more. We’ve covered ways to save money several times on […]
10th June 2019
Manchester Charity Boss Ban is Warning for Non-profit Directors

Manchester Charity Boss Ban is Warning for Non-profit Directors

A seven-year disqualification handed to a Manchester charity CEO should serve as a warning to other non-profit bosses that enter into contracts with unachievable targets. 70-year-old Ian Wardle from Bolton was the CEO and de […]