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You might be interested in the following money information

Advice Waltham Forest

They can help you find the right help and advice on your benefits, money or work. Led by the Citizens Advice Bureau, the partnership offers: a directory of all the agencies in the Waltham Forest answers to frequently asked questions on topics including housing, debt and work

The East London Credit Union

An alternative to high street banks or expensive payday lenders and offers tools to help people to manage their money and save. Located at 4 Church Hill Walthamstow, E17 3AG Telephone: 020 8520 8740.

Waltham Forest Blind Association

Waltham Forest Blind Association service includes benefit advice, mobility and adaptation issues due to vision difficulties, housing and social isolation, money advice including debt, and relationship difficulties.

Waltham Forest Directory

Waltham Forest Directory is one stop shop for information and advice for all families with all levels of need in Waltham Forest.

Information last updated 10 March 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.