Scrapping support for onshore wind developments could hit energy customers

Government proposals to block onshore wind farms could cost energy consumers at least £0.5 billion, a new report has warned. Citizens Advice says a pledge to end new subsidies for onshore wind farms could stifle crucial attempts to lower bills and reduce harmful emissions. The new report, Generating Value?, from the national charity says excluding … Read more

Credit card debts can quickly spiral out of control, warns Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice has responded to a Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) report today outlining the extent of credit card debt in Britain. More than 1.6million people can only afford to make the minimum payments on their credit cards, leaving them racking up interest payments and struggling to get out of debt. Gillian Guy, Chief Executive of Citizens … Read more