Thousands in Scotland using debt to get by. Credit card debt is a particular problem. Debt solutions such as Trust Deeds are available.
The number of people using a Debt Arrangement Scheme has risen by 35% in Q2 2011. What are the different debt solutions in Scotland? More people to use DAS.
Number of people with debt problems in Scotland worst in the UK per head of population in 2009.
The number of bankruptcies in Scotland skyrocketed 140 per cent in 2008-2009 compared to 2007-2008, official figures from the Accountant in Bankruptcy (AiB) reveal.