New Year Money - Resolution

 

Why not start 2018 by getting your finances in shape? There are plenty of organisations that can help you take control of your money.

Debt prevention

Fortis Living and Rooftop Housing - Offering practical help and advice from money management and dealing with debt, benefits, employment and energy for its tenants. Call (Fortis) 01684 579341 or (Rooftop) 01386 420800.
 
Citizens Advice South Worcestershire - Practical help with tackling debt problems of all size call 03444 111 303.
 
Wychavon - f you are worried that your home may be at risk then call 01386 565020.
 

Borrowing

Before taking out a loan - shop around so that you don’t get stung by very high interest rates. 

6Towns Credit Union offers a range of financial services including loans and current accounts and is authorised by the Prudential Regulatory Authority and Financial Conduct Authority - Firm Reference 419396. You can find out more from www.sixtowns.co.uk or by calling 0121 553 3110.

 

Don’t get bitten by a loan shark

Illegal money lenders or Loan Sharks take advantage of people this time of year offering cash loans without paperwork often at high rates of interest and even threatening people when they miss payments. 
If you have been contacted by a Loan Shark call the Illegal Money Lending Team on  0300 555 2222, text 07860 022116, or email reportaloanshark@stoploansharks.gov.uk.  

Your case will be treated in complete confidence.

 

If you are worried about debt and money please ask for help.