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Managing correspondence and paying the bills

Tips to help you manage:

  • Get rid of junk mail.
  • Decide which letters or bills are most important and need to be dealt with first. These may include rent, mortgage or health appointments.
  • Use a calendar to keep track of appointments and when letters or bills need to be dealt with.
  • Arrange to pay your bills by direct debit if you can.
  • You may wish to consider seeking Legal advice to help with dealing with any legal matters. 
  • There is also a mail preference service available where you can register your address to stop receiving unsolicited mail. Visit the Mail Preferencing Service for more information.
  • Watch out for scams, further information can be found in the Safety at home section of this website.
  • Free post for blind people - please visit Royal Mail for further information and details.

Citizens Advice has information on managing post and how to spot and report a scam. 

For information about paying the bills as well as money, debt and budgeting please visit the Money and Legal section of this website.