Your Money, Your Choice – Be Pension Wise

If you have a private defined contribution pension (ie not linked to salary or years of service) you now have freedom to decide what to do with your pension pot. Are you are approaching retirement or over 50, and thinking about accessing your pension pot in the next six months? Pensionwise is here to help. For further information and guidance visit the website www.pensionwise.gov.uk Or to...
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Public Accounts Committee call for public evidence

Can you help? The Public Accounts Committee would like to hear from the public about their experiences of having an assessment for Employment Support Allowance (ESA), Personal Independence Payments (PIP) or a Fit for Work assessment (FFW). Responses can be submitted via the Committee's inquiry page and the deadline for submissions is 10am, Thursday 28 January 2016.
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Debt Advice Caseworker vacancy

Debt Advice- Caseworker £22,000 pro rata 18.5 hours per week Citizens Advice Cornwall are looking for a positive and professional Debt Advice Caseworker to work as part of a small team covering the full range of debt work throughout Cornwall as part of the Money advice service debt advice project. (MASDAP) The successful candidate will have recent debt advice/casework experience and be willi...
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Be Pensionwise

If you have a private defined contribution pension (ie not linked to salary or years of service) you now have freedom to decide what to do with your pension pot. If you are approaching retirement or over 50, and thinking about accessing your pension pot in the next six months Pensionwise is here to help. For further information and guidance visit the website www.pensionwise.gov.uk  Or to boo...
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Getting involved with Parliament

There are many ways that you can get involved with Parliament and its work throughout the year, whether you're interested in signing or starting a petition, attending an event or workshop or joining a learning programme. For more information, visit Parliament's Get Involved pages.
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Volunteer Trustee opportunities for Campaigns and Fundraising

We are currently seeking two volunteers to take on the roles of Trustees with responsibility for: 1. Research and Campaigns and  2. Fundraising and Individual Giving   We would especially welcome applications from women, who are currently under-represented on our board. For Job Descriptions / Person Specifications and Application Forms, see attachments below: CAC Equal Opps for...
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The State of Debt Collection Report

New Citizens Advice research out today, covered by the Mail Online, shows government departments are treating people worse than private companies when chasing debts. The report, The State of Debt Collection, found evidence of poor practice, including a lack of consideration given to whether people can afford repayments and people forced to pay a debt when it is under dispute. Citizens Advice says ...
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