Tag: advice

Redundancy advice calls triple as furlough scheme winds down

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Citizens Advice had the highest daily number of visitors to its website topped four times in one week Thousands of firms and employees are seeking redundancy advice as the coronavirus crisis continues to bite into the UK economy. Conciliation service Acas said calls to its redundancy advice line almost tripled in June and July,… Read more →

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Citizens advice takes redundancy call every two minutes

Image copyright Getty Images Citizens Advice says it is now receiving calls seeking redundancy advice once every two minutes. Its benefits advice web pages are also receiving record-breaking traffic – 4.4 million views since 23 March. The charity says the surge in calls is indicative of an “escalating employment crisis” in the UK. Citizens Advice is calling on the government… Read more →