If you’ve been impacted by coronavirus, whether it’s because you’ve lost some or all of your income, or your household bills have increased, it’s important to know what you can do to help with your debt and money worries. Read more
Our research focuses on five principles that will inform a workforce strategy for the money advice sector. Read more
Read our new research which aims to ensure that client experience shapes the future of debt advice. Read more
Because people in debt deserve to be treated fairly.
In collaboration with the Money Advice Trust and Citizens Advice Scotland, Wiseradviser offers a free-to-access training programme for advisers in Scotland.
At Money Advice Scotland, we are keen to ensure that the views and concerns of our members, partners and supporters feature prominently on the policy agenda.
Find out about the benefits of becoming a member of Money Advice Scotland.
We're delighted to launch MAS Online Bank, a new platform that provides a safe and realistic environment for users to practise online banking. Read about why there's a need for MAS Online Bank and how we worked with the Force for Good initiative to create it. Read more
Our new report as part of our adviser wellbeing project examines the impact of coronavirus on the wellbeing of advisers. This blog highlights the key issues we found. Read more
Following our Adviser Perspectives on a Workforce Strategy research, our new wellbeing project will undertake further research to address some of the findings. This blog outlines how advisers can help look after their wellbeing during the pandemic. Read more
In this webinar we will discuss how to identify scams, different types of money scams and techniques to protect yourself against them.
Link to webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82725175188?pwd=ck5kekg4aStLRnlmSXcwUkpvckVDQT09
Passcode: 073935 Read more
In this session, we will discuss scams as well as provide tips to avoid falling victim to fraudulent activity and how to keep your money safe.
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81628398156?pwd=R21TNXB0RWFJYkQ4Q3pMOEw2TEFaZz09
Passcode: 298263 Read more
The Adviser’s short web workshop is a two-hour interactive course which aims to support the wellbeing of staff in the Money Advice Sector in Scotland. Read more
The Manager’s short web workshop is a two-hour interactive course which aims to give managers ideas and strategies for effectively supporting their staff’s wellbeing. Read more
A summary of new FCA guidance as well as an update on support in place for businesses Read more
A summary of the UK Government's new Job Support Scheme, the Scottish Government's Self-Isolation Support Grant, and new FCA guidance. Read more
A summary of the updated CA guidance for mortgage customers. Read more
Information on the limited reopening of face to face advice services. Read more
As part of our new governance structure, we have appointed four new independent trustees, including a new Chair. Read more
A summary of the key points from the UK Government's Summer Statement and Plan for Jobs. Read more
Information on the FCA's updated guidance for credit customers. Read more
Info on how to get involved with our new wellbeing project, plus some changes to the FCA's mortgage guidance. Read more
Job Retention Scheme and Self-Employment Support Scheme extensions explained, as well as what the new FCA mortgage measures mean. Read more
Coronavirus (Scotand) (No 2) Bill explained Read more
A new Bill introduced by the Scottish Government will set out new changes to the bankruptcy process. Read more
What the extension of the Job Retention Scheme means, as well as guidance on what to do if struggling with council tax payments. Read more
New FCA measures covering motor finance, payday loans, rent-to-own, and buy now pay later. Read more
New FCA measures covering personal loans, credit cards, and overdrafts. Read more
What this week's changes to AiB policies and suspension of benefit overpayment recovery mean. Read more
A summary of the key updates relating to coronavirus including the Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill, and changes to recording in credit reports. Read more
Read our CEO's update on how Money Advice Scotland is handling the current situation regarding Coronavirus. Read more
We're delighted to be able to run our Complex Cases courses for free to members thanks to funding from Computershare Loan Services and its Charity Donations Fund. Read more
We’re excited to announce that we’re working on a new digital platform to help those who are digitally or financially excluded navigate online banking. Earlier this month we were successful in a funding bid to work with JP Morgan’s Force for Good project and the team will help us develop a platform that will provide a test environment for individuals who have not used online banking before to familiarise themselves with how it works. Read more