Consumer Financial Education Body in Financial Services Bill receives Royal Assent

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NEWS RELEASE For immediate release: Friday 9 April 2010   CONSUMER FINANCIAL EDUCATION BODY IN FINANCIAL SERVICES BILL RECEIVES ROYAL ASSENT   The Resolution Foundation is delighted that the Financial Services Bill received Royal Assent during the wash-up process. The Bill will establish the Consumer Financial Education Body which will be responsible for running Money … Continued

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Foundation welcomes Money Made Clear national role out

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NEWS RELEASE For immediate release: Thursday 11 March 2010   FOUNDATION WELCOMES MONEY MADE CLEAR NATIONAL ROLL OUT   The Resolution Foundation welcomes the national roll out of the Money Made Clear. The Foundation has been championing the ‘advice gap’ that low earners face and is delighted that a financial advice service geared towards vulnerable … Continued

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Foundation welcomes proposed funding for Money Guidance

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NEWS RELEASE FOUNDATION WELCOMES PROPOSED FUNDING FOR MONEY GUIDANCE The Resolution Foundation welcomes the extension of the Financial Services Authority levy to pay for the national roll out of Money Guidance. The Foundation has been working since 2005 to improve low earners access to financial advice. The Financial Services White Paperi, published yesterday, announced that … Continued

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Need for new financial advice service could not be more urgent as number of low earners worrying about their finances doubles

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NEWS RELEASE For immediate use: 14 April 2009 NEED FOR NEW FINANCIAL ADVICE SERVICE COULD NOT BE MORE URGENT AS NUMBER OF LOW EARNERS WORRYING ABOUT THEIR FINANCES DOUBLES   Foundation welcomes launch of Money Made Clear A new poll conducted by the Resolution Foundation found that nearly 3 million low earners now worry ‘all … Continued

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Foundation announces launch of Financial Health Forum

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NEWS NOTICE For immediate release: 20 October 2008 FINANCIAL HEALTH FORUM BEGINS WORK   Responding to current economic anxiety, a new body has been formed to improve individuals’ financial health. The Financial Health Forum, made up of senior executives from financial and related fields, met for the first time today.   The Financial Health Forum … Continued

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Foundation welcomes Pathfinder progress

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NEWS RELEASE For immediate release: 8th July 2008 FOUNDATION WELCOMES PATHFINDER PROGRESS   The Resolution Foundation today welcomes the Government’s Financial Capability Action Plan1 and the announcement that the North West and North East of England have been chosen to site the Money Guidance pathfinder.   The Financial Services Authority is taking forward the Money … Continued

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