Articles with a focus on debt collection and related business services.

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Articles exploring areas relating to debt collection and business finance.

Recent News Articles

Bailiffs under scrutiny following reports highlighting poor practices

Bailiffs have come under fire from debt charity stepchange after reports have suggested a number of bailiffs are using intimidation tactics and not dealing with debtors correctly. AYOM looks into what it takes to effectively recover a debt without using these out of date methods.

Wednesday, 28th November 2018

Late payments putting self-employed in debt

A combination of late payments from debtors and lack of knowledge of business skills and support available is sending self employed and small business owners into an average of £10,000 of debt according to a study.

Thursday, 8th November 2018

MoJ Funding for historic debt collection runs out - AYOM

The MoJ has run out of funding for updating the system dealing with historic debt collection including parking fines, speeding tickets and other local authority debts. The department has instead decided to use resources elsewhere.

Thursday, 27th September 2018