£19 billion owed in everyday bills, as Citizens Advice reveals it helps 1 person every 3 minutes with bailiff issues
Citizens Advice is calling for better regulation of unaccountable bailiff firms as it reveals households have fallen behind on their essential bills, such as council tax and utilities, by an estimated £18.9 billion.
The Vulnerability Registration Service acknowledges the important advice and guidance that Citizens Advice provide to thousands of consumers with debt problems and would certainly agree that bailiff firms should be independently regulated to ensure that they conform with acceptable practices.
Of particular importance is that checks are made prior to any home visits in order to identify vulnerable consumers so that they are treated appropriately. Read More – https://bit.ly/2MruJqT