Top tips for your tax return and January deadlines.

“HMRC: You need to complete your tax return online and pay any tax owed by 31 January to avoid a penalty.” This is not a scam. And not something you want to be ignoring either. “Tax”, “pay” and “penalties” can be pretty scary sounding words and ignite a feeling of dread and fear of the […]

Dancing into 10 years of Ditch Debt with Dignity.

Ditch Debt with Dignity is heading into its 10th year and to mark the occasion and acknowledge the brilliant work the team do, we are hosting a fun-packed occasion with live music from the Ceilidh band, Stooshie, a brain teasing quiz from the fabulous Neil Martin at SSK Aberdeen along with delicious food served in […]

Top tips for the January blues.

Or “how to survive the January blues when there is more month than money”! Every year January is tough, but this year more than ever we are all feeling the stretch of “more month than money” left before pay day. Add this to a very cold and dark month and it is no surprise that […]

Finding Financial Peace: The Podcast Series | Ditch Debt with Dignity

Brought to you by the charity Ditch Debt With Dignity, ‘Finding Financial Peace’ is a short series of 5 podcast episodes designed to help you make the most of your money at a time of rapidly rising inflation and in the midst of a cost of living crisis. This money podcast is packed full of […]

Reasons Why You Should Write a Valid Will

No one likes to think about what will happen when they die and this may be a reason why it is estimated that two-thirds of people in the UK die without having made a valid will. By making a will you will ensure that your family and/or friends avoid unnecessary legal and financial problems at […]

Ditch Debt with Dignity Supports Talk Money Week

Talk Money Week is an annual campaign, running from the 8th-12th November 2021,  to get the nation talking about money. Each November, individuals in the UK are encouraged to talk about managing money – from pocket money right through to pensions – and celebrate the work done by thousands of organisations to build financial wellbeing […]

Talk Money Week: Debt and Mental Health

Around one in four adults in the UK experience a mental health issue in any given year. Mental health issues cover a range of experiences, including anxiety and depression, schizophrenia, and phobias, as well as many other conditions. They can also be for short periods of time or last much longer. It’s also important to […]

DDWD Launch A Volunteering Opportunity

Volunteering Opportunity: We are looking for people within their workplaces to fly the flag for Ditch Debt with Dignity – a charity that helps people who to the outside world seem to be financially stable but are privately struggling with their finances. As a flag flyer, you could be: – Putting the charity forward as […]