Equity release FS29

Many older people consider releasing equity in their property in order to improve their financial situation; this factsheet helps to identify the various options available and important things to consider before making such an arrangement.

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FirstStop Evaluation FirstStop Warwickshire value for money case study December 2011

This report from the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research analyses the value for money (VFM) of the FirstStop Warwickshire service. It is part of an ongoing project. VFM is always based on a combination of research evidence and assumptions based on that evidence. Readers should refer to the Source Document (to be published […]

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FirstStop Evaluation Phase 2 Source Document June 2011

A comprehensive report on the development and operation of the FirstStop Advice service. Includes aims and objectives, methodology, findings and analysis and covering both national and local FirstStop services, and a value for money analysis. (All extracts of the evaluation must always refer back to the source document)

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Managing your money Practical tips for keeping costs down

This guide is split into two sections. The first helps you assess your finances, balance your budget and deal with any debts. The second looks at how you can boost your income.

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