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New Voluntary Code to Protect Scam Victims

Publication date: 28th May 2019

If you get tricked by fraudsters you could get your money reimbursed as a new voluntary code has come into effect - although not all banks have signed up to it. Previously, banks would refuse refunds if you have been scammed, for example if...

Staying Safe Abroad

Publication date: 27th May 2019

With summer fast approaching, many of us may be already jetting off abroad or starting to look forward to an already booked summer holiday.  But what happens if something goes wrong while you’re away? Travel insurance can provide cover ...

CARF Launches Three New Services

Publication date: 23rd May 2019

CARF are delighted to announce the launch of a number of new services which will benefit Fifers over the coming months. Our new H...

Early May Holiday

Publication date: 1st May 2019

Due to the Early May public holiday, all CARF offices and telephone advice services will be closed on Monday 6th May.  We reopen as normal on Tuesday 7th May, While we're closed, you can get self help advice via our ...

Vacancy for EU Support Worker

Publication date: 1st May 2019

CARF have an exciting opportunity to develop a new Project within Fife delivering advice and support to vulnerable clients, at risk of missing the deadline to make an application to remain in the UK post-Brexit, and supporting applications for the...