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You might be interested in the following money information

Advance Credit Union

Save and borrow through the credit union, available throughout Solihull Borough, and North & East Birmingham.

Citizens' Advice Solihull Borough

Citizens’ Advice provides free, confidential and impartial advice and campaign on big issues affecting people’s lives, including money and debt. Offices are in The Core, Solihull and Chelmsley Wood.

Support to Success

Have you noticed that your money does not go far due to higher living costs, loss of employment or changes to benefits? Support to Success brings together, in one place, local advice and support available to help you to be successful, including budgeting, dealing with debt, opening a bank account and more.

Information last updated 13 June 2017

National information

Bank safely online

Get advice on online banking and how to spot scams. This site reassures you about security measures in place and recommends care and vigilance.

Citizens Advice

Useful advice on a range of issues and there FAQs and Fact sheet sections on Consumer and Debt and money matters. You can find out what best to do in a number of difficult situations. 

Income tax

All you need to know from GOV.UK rates and allowances, relief and refund.

Money advice service

This is a free, unbiased and independent service offering wide-ranging financial advice. You can use the Tools section for handy video and print guides, as well as to carry out a money health check or set out a budget plan.

Money saving expert

A consumer advice site, fronted by Martin Lewis, which is up-to-date, covers a wide range of areas, e.g. banks, cards, shopping, insurance. You may benefit from offers updated almost daily and you can sign up for a weekly e-mail service.

National Debtline

This debt advice charity provides confidential free impartial advice on managing debt and personal budgeting. Use the My Money Steps tool to view the useful and reassuring introductory video and a range of FAQs.

Pensions advisory service

You can find a wealth of information about pensions, including Voluntary National Insurance contributions and a Pensions timeline.