Debt and Gambling

Debt advice

Dealing with money issues like debt and gambling, can sometimes be upsetting but if you don’t understand how things like credit or mortgages work, you could end up losing out financially or getting yourself in debt.

Citizens Advice Bureau can give you the information you need to make the right choices, including dealing with debts, how to avoid losing your home and getting your finances back into shape.

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When money is tight, we know it can be hard to resist the lure of ‘easy money’. But gambling is never the answer.

Gamble Aware offer free, confidential help and support to anyone who is worried about their (or someone else’s) gambling 24/7.

You can contact them via telephone or on their online chat service.

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loan sharks

A loan shark is someone who runs a money lending business without permission from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Loan sharks often use intimidation and violence to get money from their ‘clients’. If someone who has lent you money threatens you or is violent, contact the police straight away.

What can you do?