West Oxfordshire CAB
West Oxfordshire CAB is made up of two CAB's , Witney CAB and Chipping Norton Please select a bureau from below for more information
Address: The Old Print House, Marlborough Lane, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX28 6DY
West Oxfordshire CAB (Witney)Click here for more information
From 1st April 2015 we will be at the following address:
Address: Chipping Norton Health Centre, Russell Way, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 5FA
West Oxfordshire CAB (Chipping Norton)Click here for more information
Zero-hours contracts: the tip of the iceberg
As reported in the Mail Online, the spread of zero-hours contracts is creating fear and insecurity. Citizens Advice also wrote a blog this week highlighting many other features of fluctuating and irregular work, leading to debt and problems with childcare
Time to end the great lettings agent swindle
The New Statesman rolling politics blog 'The Staggers' featured a Citizens Advice blog on the campaign to make life better for renters. A new report "Still let down" also finds continuing poor levels of service and inexplicably high letting agents' fees.
Pensioners feel the sting as prime targets for scammers
A new report reveals the financial and emotional toll on pensioners who have been conned into giving up some or all of their pension pot. Meanwhile there is an embargo on promoting the controverial new Pension Wise service because of the election.
If you are misled by a letting agent ad, use our complaint tool
Letting agencies must provide clear information in their adverts on the fees they charge to rent a home upfront. If they don't, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) needs to know about it. Use our complaint tool.
Wednesday saw the 11th Consumer Forum in Oxford: the theme was Planning for Later Life
Consumer choices for later life was the theme of the Consumer Empowerment Partnership's quarterly Forum which took place on April 22nd at Oxford's Trading Standards offices. Read more here.