My IVA provider has changed hands

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AATKIN87

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Post by AATKIN87 » Thu Oct 01, 2020 4:18 pm
Good afternoon everyone. I was just wondering if I could ask your advice as today I received an email to explain that my IVA provider (Middlebrooks) has been taken over by another company called begbies traynor, and that my IP has also changed. I was extremely happy with the service Middlebrooks provided and found my IP to be really supportive and helpful so I’m a bit worried about this. Does anyone have any experience of the company at all? Will I be asked to send them anything?
Any help would be much appreciated!

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Post by Foggy » Thu Oct 01, 2020 7:13 pm
The new firm should operate the IVA in exactly the same way, as regards terms and conditions. As for their competency, I cannot comment as they are an 'unknown' to me. They do look like a corporate giant, so it doesn't look promising.
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WallE

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Post by WallE » Thu Oct 01, 2020 7:55 pm
That's interesting, I've never seen Begbies Traynor do personal insolvency before. So in that respect, they're a bit of an unknown.

They're very well known for corporate insolvency and have a good reputation in this respect, however.

AATKIN87

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Post by AATKIN87 » Thu Oct 01, 2020 8:27 pm
It’s comforting to know they have a good reputation in that area at least. I’m just feeling a little sad about it as I had such a wonderful company who I really felt cared about me as a person not just a customer. Fingers crossed 🤞🏽
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