Scam Awareness Month July 2017

Scams come in different shapes and sizes. Every day people are targeted by someone trying to extort money out of them – by post, telephone, text, email or on the doorstep. Some of these approaches are clearly scams but others are much harder to spot. It’s important to highlight how professional these approaches have become and that many of us will fall victim to scams.Read more

Top tips for managing your money

Our specialist adviser Richard shares his top tips for managing your money.Read more

Cambridge Citizens Advice hold AGM

Cambridge Citizens Advice held their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 7 November 2016 at Hughes Hall. Over 70 people attended, including the Mayor of Cambridge Jeremy Benstead, and trustees, staff, volunteers, partners and supporters of Citizens Advice.Read more

Film review: If only Daniel Blake had gone to Citizens Advice

At Cambridge Citizens Advice, we’ve all been talking about 'I, Daniel Blake', Ken Loach’s latest film about one man’s experience of the benefits system. This is a review of the film by Generalist Adviser Stephen Thornton.Read more

Paying too much for energy? We can help you save money

Are you getting the best deal on your gas and electricity? You could save as much as £300 a year by switching supplier and reducing the amount of energy you use. For Big Energy Saving Week (31 October – 4 November), Citizens Advice is running a campaign to help people save money on their energy bills.Read more

Being a reception volunteer at Citizens Advice

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a reception volunteer at Citizens Advice? Maybe you’ve considered volunteering yourself, but you’re not sure whether it’s for you? Read our Q&A with Diana to find out why she volunteers at reception and what it’s like.Read more

Information and advice for students in Cambridge

Calling all students in Cambridge! Whether you’re a Fresher or a returning student, if you need information or advice about anything – including accommodation options, housing issues, money and budgeting – you might find these links useful.Read more

Cambridge CAB holds summer party at St John’s College

On 11th August, Cambridge CAB held a summer party for volunteers, trustees and staff in the beautiful Fellows’ Garden at St John’s College. The guests were treated to guided tours of the college and grounds.Read more