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Bailiffs are brought in to collect debt of £21M

Latest figures for Councils across the Black Country and Staffordshire revealed that over the past two and a half years they called in bailiffs...

Brit facing life sentence for unpaid cheques

Essentially life in prison in the UK or Europe is usually related to a serious violent crime, this is not the case in Qatar....

Police issue warning of Debt Collection fraud scam

Police in South Yorkshire have seen a rise in the number of debt fraud scam phone calls. Following a surge in reports, Police have...

Hardest places in the world to collect debts

According to new research from Euler Hermes, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates ranked the hardest places in the world to collect unpaid...

Labour Council vows to stop using Bailiffs

A Labour run Council in London has become the first local authority in the United Kingdom to stop using Bailiffs labelling it as a...

Music festival cancelled as firm collapses

The Company behinds Shropshire's largest music festival has applied for a Creditors Voluntary liquidation. 'Shrewsbury Fields forever' festival had been scheduled to be held...

Charity slams use of Bailiffs

Well known Debt charity organisations StepChange and the Money Advice Trust (MAT) have both reported increasing levels of council tax debt in England & Wales. It...

Personal & Company Insolvencies decrease

Personal Insolvencies have reached their lowest point in ten years according to official figures released by the insolvency service. 2015 saw 79,965 declared insolvent. This...

Firm fined £18k for using illegal Debt Collectors

A Decorating firm has been fined nearly £18,000 in fines and court costs following a prosecution by Trading Standards. Suffolk Trading Standards Office conducted a...

Mobile Phone firms worst for Debt Collection

Leading UK Consumer Charity 'The Citizens Advice Bureau' has labelled Mobile Phone Firms as the worst for private sector Debt Collection. The charity has been conducting lengthy...