News and Updates

Credit Card Companies to Review How They Deal with Persistent Debt Customers

Publication date: 12th February 2020

The FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) have told credit card companies to review how they deal with persistent credit card debt customers. If you are paying the minimum payment to your credit card you may receive a letter from your credit ca...

Personal Resilience Event, Leuchars Station

Publication date: 7th February 2020

Lorraine Reid, our ASAP adviser attended the Personal Resilience Event for service personnel currently based at Leuchars station. Our contribution was around budgeting and household expenditure. Interactive group activities had all the Battalions ...

CARF Recruiting for IT Support

Publication date: 24th December 2019

CARF is looking for an experienced IT Support Officer. Start 2020 off by joining the leading advice service in Fife that is also a leader in the use of IT within the third sector. See our ...

Christmas and New Year Hours

Publication date: 20th December 2019

CARF offices, telephone and web chat advice services will be closed for the festive break.  We've put our closing and reopening days and times below. You'll still be able to get self help advice ...

CARF Has a New Vacancy!

Publication date: 4th November 2019

CARF has a vacancy for a Money Talk Team Worker. This post works within Fife to deliver welfare benefits and income maximisation information and support to individuals and families who are accessing local maternity services. This is ...

Annual Report 2018-19

Publication date: 2nd October 2019

CARF's Annual Report for the 2018-19 period was unveiled at its AGM yesterday. You can read the Annual Repo...

CARF AGM 2019 - All Welcome!

Publication date: 23rd September 2019

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Twenty-second Annual General Meeting of Citizens Advice and Rights Fife Limited will be held on Tuesday 1st October 2019 in the Meeting Room, CARF Head office, Units 7&8, Craig Mitchell House, Flemington Road, G...

New EU Settlement Support Partnership

Publication date: 11th September 2019

We are proud to announce an EUSS (EU Settlement Support) partnership launch between Citizens Advice & Rights Fife, Fife Migrants Forum, Fife Centre for Equalities and Fife Council. Citizens Advice & Rights Fife (CARF) will, as a mem...

Making Glenrothes a Living Wage Town

Publication date: 4th September 2019

Glenrothes has been named as the first town in the UK to be recognised under the ‘Making Living Wage Places’ scheme run by The Living Wage Foundation. ‘Making Glenrothes a Living Wage Town’ is being driven forward by...

Join the Social Security Experience Panel

Publication date: 16th July 2019

The Scottish Government is creating Social Security Experience Panels.  They’re looking for volunteers to help shape Scotland’s new social security system. You can be from any background with experience of the current benef...