Phone issues at Musselburgh CAB

Phone issues at Musselburgh CAB

Our main phone number 0131 653 2748 is not working. BT are due out today to assess the line. Please use 0131 665 1141 option 2 in the meantime Sorry for the inconvenience read more
Living from one pay day to the next

Living from one pay day to the next

A look at how people in Scotland feel about finances, credit and debt We asked people from across Scotland about their relationship with money, debt, credit, and planning for the future. The study shows: More than half of Scots (51%) say they occasionally run out of money before payday, with 15%... read more
Many Older Scots missing out on unclaimed benefits

Many Older Scots missing out on unclaimed benefits

Hundreds of thousands of older people in Scotland are missing out on social security money they are entitled to because they are not claiming it, according to Citizens Advice Scotland. The Scottish CAB network is today joining with the Scottish government to launch a campaign urging people to seek CAB... read more
Universal Credit rollout must be halted

Universal Credit rollout must be halted

Social Security Minister Jeane Freeman MSP paid a visit to Musselburgh Citizens Advice to talk about EL-CABx recently launched ‘Universal Credit in East Lothian: Impact on Client Income’, the new flexible payment arrangements for Universal Credit including the ability of claimants to request fortnightly rather than the current monthly payments,... read more

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Many older Scots missing out on unclaimed benefits

Many older Scots missing out on unclaimed benefits

Hundreds of thousands of older people in Scotland are missing out on social security money they are entitled to because...
 
Local bus passengers urged to have their say in new survey

Local bus passengers urged to have their say in new survey

Local bus passengers urged to have their say in new survey   Musselburgh Citizens Advice Bureau is urging local people...
 
Life-saving device placed outside community centre

Life-saving device placed outside community centre

A LIFE-SAVING defibrillator has been placed outside a community centre to give the public free, around-the-clock access to it. Longniddry...
 
Free Will – The charity Will writing scheme

Free Will – The charity Will writing scheme

Will Aid is a special partnership between the legal profession and nine of the UK’s best-loved charities. Every November, participating...
 
Do you have a problem or issue you would like to discuss with your MP?

Do you have a problem or issue you would like to discuss with your MP?

Martin Whitfield MP - Your Constituency Representative  Martin holds the following regular advice surgeries in towns across the East Lothian...