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  • 20 May 2022

Trustfolio to exhibit Creditor Debt Solutions Platform at Local Authority Civil Enforcement Forum (LACEF) 2022 Conference

Trustfolio, the ‘debt-tech’ collective behind the innovative new Creditor Debt Solutions Platform being adopted by Local Authorities including Birmingham City Council and Southwark Council, will be exhibiting at the Local Authority Civil Enforcement Forum (LACEF) 2022 Conference.

  • 09 May 2022

Mental Health Awareness Week 2022: How fintech can help and not hinder

For those with mental health issues, dealing with personal finances can be a real challenge, making financial difficulty and debt more likely. On the other hand, as Money and Mental Health Policy Institute and others have found, financial difficulty and debt can create mental health issues due to the stress caused.

  • 08 April 2022

IVA experts McCambridge Duffy adopt new ‘debt-tech’ solution

McCambridge Duffy are set to be one of the first Insolvency Practitioners (IPs) in the UK & Ireland to adopt a new ‘debt-tech’ solution, to create a more transparent and effective process for both consumers and creditors.

  • 07 April 2022

How the digitally excluded can still benefit from ‘debt-tech’ tools

Digital exclusion and financial hardship often go hand-in-hand. This results in understandable cynicism about the benefits of fintech solutions for the most vulnerable. When it comes to personal finance fintech, we hear a lot about consumer-led apps. But budgeting tools are only of use if you aren’t in a deficit budget and can access a device on which to use them. And these tools often have a commercial purpose behind them which isn’t necessarily in the interests of the vulnerable consumer. We get it.

  • 14 March 2022

First two Local Authorities to use new Creditor Debt Solutions Platform for more effective and transparent approach to supporting residents in financial difficulty

Southwark Council and Birmingham City Council will soon be the first two Local Authorities to use ‘debt-tech’ firm Trustfolio’s new Creditor Portal with both aiming to go live in April 2022. The Platform, developed by a collective of experts from across the credit, collections, advice, insolvency and related sectors, uses the latest fintech to enable simple, secure, flexible administration of debt solutions.

  • February 2022

Trustfolio’s Creditor Services Director interviewed about ‘debt-tech’ for money and wellbeing podcast

Trustfolio Creditor Services Director, Lee Usher, who previously worked across the credit and debt advice landscape for both private sector companies and Government, appeared on an episode of Aurum Gold Ltd’s money and wellbeing podcast, ‘Wisdom Chat’, in January.

  • 18 February 2022

Trustfolio uses debt adviser feedback to inform development of IVA referral function

Trustfolio, the new ‘debt-tech’ firm which recently acquired TIPTrust’s Debt Adviser Support Portal, has surveyed its debt advice clients to inform the development of its Individual Voluntary Arrangement (IVA) referral function.

  • 09 February 2022

Meeting the demand for debt advice in 2022 with people-centred fintech

Since the onset of the pandemic, the debt advice sector has been awaiting a ‘tsunami’ of demand for its services as a result of the economic impact, particularly on the most financially vulnerable.

  • 24 January 2022

Trustfolio acquires TIPTrust and Asperitas to create ‘debt-tech’ collective

A collective of industry experts from across the consumer credit, debt advice, collections, insolvency, and fintech sectors have joined together to launch ‘debt-tech’ firm Trustfolio Ltd, which has acquired TIPTrust and Asperitas Technologies.

  • 9 December 2021

Debt Adviser Support Portal transforms delivery of free debt advice during Covid-19 pandemic with Experian partnership

A partnership between global information services company Experian and TIPTrust (now part of Trustfolio), creator of the Debt Adviser Support Portal, has helped transform the delivery of free debt advice during the pandemic.

  • 4 December 2021

The future of IVAs: How creditors can easily make them work for everyone

As those of you who know me will be aware, I’ve been working in (and shouting about!) personal insolvency for many years. Following the launch of new ‘debt-tech’ collective Trustfolio (of which I’m a co-Founder), if there was one message I could give to creditors in 2022 it would be: Please vote responsibly!

  • 9 September 2021

Trustfolio becomes member of Money Advice Liaison Group (MALG)

Trustfolio Ltd, a new debt sector technology company, has become a member of Money Advice Liaison Group (MALG).

  • 1 June 2021

Debt Adviser Support Portal user feedback and impact survey 2021

TIPTrust (now part of Trustfolio) supplies data and tech to the free debt advice sector. Over the last 12 months we have seen a sharp increase in the need to access client credit reports. At the time of writing, we have 819 advisers registered to access the reports from 244 free-to-client advice agencies.