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15 December 2014
One of the first things we ask brand new CAP clients to do is to open a basic bank account with a company that they don’t owe anything to.
It’s important because the basic bank account won’t allow an overdraft and will establish a fresh start for the journey to become debt free.
The problem is, it’s not always that easy to set up but we’re hoping today’s news from the banks and the Treasury will change all that.
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