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Make 2018 the Year You Volunteer for Citizens Advice Halton

It is still not too late to make a New Year’s resolution to get involved with volunteering to help your community say Citizens Advice Halton. Halton’s largest information and advice charity is looking for new volunteers to join its advice team and help it to expand its service and help even more people. Hitesh Patel, […]

Citizens Advice Halton launch new service to help budding entrepreneurs

Citizens Advice Halton has teamed up with the Enterprise Hub to offer a fast-track information and advice service to Halton residents who want to set up their own business or go self-employed. The Enterprise Hub, funded by European Regional Development Funding, is led by the Womens Organisation and is a multi-agency run enterprise gateway offering […]

Citizens Advice Halton urges people to shop smartly this Christmas

Christmas is usually a time of joy and happiness, but for many once the festive season ends the dark clouds of money worries and financial despair soon start to gather as credit card bills, rent and mortgage demands, increased gas and electricity bills from the cold winter start arriving through the letter box and people […]

Citizens Advice Halton warns people of getting tied into subscriptions

Citizens Advice Halton is warning people about getting stuck with subscriptions after new research reveals people are wasting hundreds of pounds on them when they’re no longer wanted. Analysis of 500 cases reported to the Citizens Advice consumer service between June and August 2017 finds people lost an average of £160 from subscriptions they wanted […]

Mobile phone networks overcharging loyal customers by up to £38 a month

Loyal customers could find themselves paying £46 a month extra for the iPhone 8 Three of the four largest mobile phone network providers continue to charge customers extra for a handset after this cost has been covered in their fixed deal, reveals Citizens Advice. New analysis from Citizens Advice finds customers of Vodafone, EE and […]

MP thanks hard working volunteer team at Citizens Advice Halton.

Mike Amesbury, MP for Runcorn took time out of his busy schedule to visit the volunteer team at local advice charity, Citizens Advice Halton’s Runcorn office and hear first-hand about the work they do to help local people deal with a vast range of problems.  He also heard about the research and campaigning work they […]

New help for tenants worried about their fire safety

Following the Grenfell Tower fire Citizens Advice has published three new pieces of on fire safety, to give support and guidance to people concerned about fire safety in their homes.   Chief Executive of Citizens Advice Halton, the advice charity’s local office, Hitesh Patel said;   “Last year our advice team helped 472 people with housing […]