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Report of the Scottish Affairs Select Committee looking at Credit Unions in Scotland. In particular, it looks at the future for Credit Unions in Scotland and the questions of financial exclusion and financial literacy and affordable lending, credit and debt.

Report presenting the findings of an online survey which set out to explore the financial positions of young people and their attitudes towards tax, benefits and the state of the financial markets. The survey attracted 521 responses from young people aged 16 to 24 between 6th January and 18th February 2009.

Website of the FSA which contains news, information and advice on all aspects of personal finance.

Pamphlet drawing attention to the social damage caused by the asset gap in the UK and arguing that the welfare and tax systems are disempowering for those in poverty and should be used to promote and facilitate self-reliance and independence.