Are you affected by the Credit Crunch? Please don't ignore this, we have provided you with some useful links to both Council Services and external sites which may be able to help you with your situation.
Information from Wrexham County Borough Council Housing Services section.
If you pay rent and/or council tax for your home and live on a low income you may be entitled to Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Benefit, which means you could pay less for these bills.
The Welfare Rights Unit (WRU) houses a team of workers who provide advice and representation on Welfare Benefits issues.
Wrexham's Economic Development Department offers a wide range of support services for local businesses. Our business advisors have extensive experience and understand the needs and requirements of businesses of all sizes and sectors. Includes information about "ReAct", a package of support to help people who have been made redundant get back into employment as quickly as possible
The consumer Credit Counselling service are a specialist national debt charity. Many debt management companies charge very high fees for their services, CCCS however is entirely for free and if necessary they can even set up a debt management plan for you. Free debt counselling can be accessed online 24/7 at CCCS Debt remedy, this is an anonymous service offering sound debt advice.
Christians Against Poverty (CAP) is a national debt counselling charity working through a network of 58 centres based in local churches. CAP offers hope and a solution to people in debt through its unique, in-depth service. Wrexham CAP, Monday - Wednesday. 0800 328 0006 or 01978 266975, email@example.com.
National Debtline is a national telephone helpline for people with debt problems in England, Wales and Scotland. Our service is free, confidential and independent. At National Debtline we are committed to answering your call and then discussing your debt problems with you and the options available to you. The specialist advice that we give over the telephone is backed up with written self-help materials which we can send out to you for free. If your circumstances meet certain criteria, we can, if you are interested, assist in setting up a Debt Management Plan for you, for free.
IVA Help, IVA Advice, and IVA Resources - Free Information about Individual Voluntary Arrangements from IVA.net, including resources on budgeting, money saving tips, creditor harassment as well as extensive information about other debt solutions.
Helps consumers find the legal professional they need no matter where they're located in the UK for advice in an Individual Voluntary Arrangement (IVA).
Shelter Cymru's Wrexham Community Money Advice project has a team of trained debt advisers in Wrexham who can give free, independent and confidential advice, fact to face or by phone or email. Call Shelter Cymru Advice & Support Services on 0845 075 5005 and ask for Debt Advice or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Money Advice Service website and publications are here to help you manage your money better and make informed choices. They are intended for customers of UK financial services who live in the UK. Our Money Advice Line can give you information and advice about your money on 0300 500 5000.
MoneySavingExpert.com is dedicated to saving you money on anything & everything by finding the best deals and beating the system. It's based on detailed journalistic research, cutting edge tools and has one of the UK's largest web communities.
The personalised deals & voucher codes website where you find deals you actually care about.
MyOffers are one of the biggest online competition sites, where you can win cash, vouchers and other prizes.
The UK's biggest voucher code and deals website www.MyVoucherCodes.co.uk allows thousands of people to save money every day on restaurants, fashion, days out, tech and more. Download the app for iOS and Android for local deals too.
You can apply for a Budgeting Loan if you or your partner are getting a low income benefit and need help buying things like furniture, clothes or certain expenses to do with living or working.
Complete a claim form from HM Revenue & Customs if you think you are entitled to a tax repayment.
Includes VAT, debt and inheritance tax.
Wrexham County Borough Council is not responsible for the content of external websites.