Overcoming Computer Anxiety

Looking for jobs is an anxious time. You have to keep putting yourself forward, hoping for success but prepared for disappointment. Imagine how your anxiety levels might spike if you are looking for a job but have never used a computer before. When Sheila approached a...

My partner and I have split up. What now?

Relationship break-ups can have a major impact on finances as well as emotions. The crisis may not happen very quickly. But over time, trying to get by on a lower household income means bills go unpaid, debts rise, and eventually everything can seem overwhelming. That...

Getting help during the pandemic

Can you get help from a Moneywise Plus adviser during the pandemic? Is it safe and socially distanced? Definitely. We use phone calls instead of face-to-face meetings. Everything else, including the personal, one-to-one advice built around your goals and...

Picking up after hospital

A lengthy stay in hospital left Kayley physically and emotionally drained. Her recovery was hampered by her huge debts. She felt that bankruptcy was the only option available to her. Yet she didn’t know how to start the process. She was living in temporary...

Moneywise Plus – Communications support tender (30/6)

Moneywise Plus has been running successfully for 3 years and has helped over 1000 people to develop the financial and digital skills and confidence we all need, to cope with daily challenges such as managing within a tight budget; making savings; using computers and...

Advisor – Moneywise Plus Project – Job Vacancy

Advisor – Moneywise Plus Project – Job Type – Full time Salary – £21,000-£23,970 Closing date for applications: Tuesday 16th June 2020 Start Date – 01/07/2020 End Date – 30/06/2022 Location – Hinckley, Leicestershire The project is funded by the...

Coronavirus Announcement (2nd April 2020)

Coronavirus is spreading rapidly, so to protect both clients and staff, we are continually assessing how we are best able to deliver our service, in line with government advice. Existing clients: You may experience some interruptions or changes to our normal services...