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You might be interested in the following money information

Age UK Torbay

Information and advice, services and activities for older people. Helping you live an independent, active and fulfilling life.

Centre Peace

CentrePeace is a drop-in community support centre located in Paignton. They are a not for profit, volunteer based initiative that brings together the wealth of human resources available in the town for the benefit of the local community.

Hele's Angels

Hele’s Angels is a community partnership providing residents with access to a range of advice and support service. Credit Union services are available through Hele’s Angels.

Shelter Devon

Advice and specialist help on debt, welfare benefits and housing.

Information last updated 06 February 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.