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  • The new Child Maintenance Service

    The new Child Maintenance Service

    The Child Support Agency was set up in 1993 to intervene where separated and divorced parents can’t come to a mutual agreement about the financial contributions that should be made by the parent leaving the home. The CSA works out how much maintenance should be paid towards a child’s everyday living costs, and can also

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    Dealing with Debt

    As the global recession continues to bite, many people are becoming increasingly affected by debt and its numerous complications. Debt can be hugely detrimental to a person’s quality of life and wellbeing, and can often feel like a leviathan-like insurmountable burden that can impact upon all aspects of your life, casting a bleak shadow on

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    CSA Payments: How much are you entitled to?

    CSA Payments: How are they calculated?

    It’s not easy having to bring up kids with an absent parent, so you’ll need to make sure you get paid in full when you pursue your ex-partner via the CSA. So how do they work out your payments? Broadly speaking, child maintenance is worked out by looking at the following: The paying parent’s net

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    Budgeting Loans

    Budgeting Loans

    Applying for a loan can be a little nerve wracking at the best of times and if you have been claiming any income related benefits, you may find it difficult getting credit from usual lenders. But in cases where you need a loan to pay for essential items such as furniture, clothes or rent and

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