Stop Loan Sharks (The England Illegal Money Lending Team) investigate and prosecute loan sharks and illegal money lenders while also offering support to those who have borrowed money from a loan shark. Find out more on their website about illegal lending and how to report a Loan Shark.
The Financial Conduct Authority has database information on all people or businesses that legally lend you money in the UK.
The Money Advice Service offers free and impartial money advice, set up by the Government. Their service offers advice and guides to help improve finances, tools and calculators to help keep track and plan ahead as well as support over the phone and online.
MSE’s Academy of Money – The Open University and Money Saving Expert have joined forces to offer a free online course covering key areas of personal finance such as tax, savings, pensions, and mortgages.
Mental Health & Money Advice is the first UK-wide online advice service designed to help you understand, manage and improve your financial and mental health. Their service offers combined support on Managing Money and Mental Health Care. For more information, please see the Mental Health & Money Toolkit.
Money Helper – Whether you’re worried about rising rents, covering higher energy costs, or tackling debt, here are some useful tools, calculators and guides to help you keep on top of your money.
Fair For You offers a food card that can help you spread the cost of your food bill.