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Advisers' Guide to Repossessions in Scotland

This repossessions guide is for advisers trying to prevent repossessions in Scotland. It assumes knowledge of the money advice process when dealing with homeowners. The information focuses on how an adviser can help their client deal with mortgage arrears and procedures which lenders will now use under the Home Owner and Debtor Protection (Scotland) Act 2010 (“the Act”). You can also access background to the HODP Act.

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Seminar Films and Presentations

These seminar films and presentations give the background to the Home Owner and Debtor Protection (Scotland) Act 2010, which came into force 30 September 2010. The organisation called MATRICS is Money Advice Training, Resources, Information & Consultancy Service), which is a money advice training service administered jointly by Money Advice Scotland and Citizens Advice Scotland.

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