Section of the BBC website dedicated to information about your money.
Section of the BBC website dedicated to information about mortgages.
Adviceguide provides information on your rights, including benefits, housing, family matters and employment, and on debt, consumer and legal issues.
The Citizens Advice Bureau Service offers free, confidential, impartial and independent advice.
Legal aid could help pay for legal advice, mediation or representation in court. You'll be asked general questions about your legal problem and your financial situation.
The Consumer Credit Counselling Service is a registered charity whose purpose is to assist people who are in financial difficulty by providing free, independent, impartial and realistic advice.
This calculator will help you see the full cost of your secured loan or mortgage. It gives a month by month account of each repayment you make, showing how much interest you pay on a monthly basis and a running balance of your loan throughout the term.
Creditplus provide car financial advice, lending options and loan decisions instantly.
The independent service for settling disputes between businesses providing financial services and their customers.
The Financial Services Authority (FSA) is an independent non-governmental body, given statutory powers by the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.
Find out all there is to know about Will writing at howtowriteawill.org
Making a Will provides general information on preparing a will and the consequences of passing away without having made one.
The Money Advice Association was formed to promote the development of free, independent and impartial money advice services. We offer training and support for money advisers. The Association is the only national forum concerned solely with money advice in policy feedback to government and other bodies on matters affecting the financial position of those in debt.
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.
Martin Lewis’s free site saves you money. Beat the system on credit cards, shopping, special offers, mortgages, council tax, interest rate payments, freebies, loans, loopholes, best buys. Compare, read, discuss and be a Money Expert.
Use the calculator to work out what your monthly repayments would be, depending on the mortgage size, interest rate and repayment term.
With North Wales Credit Union (incorporating Wrexham County Borough Credit Union), our members can access affordable loans and have the opportunity to save on a regular basis with payroll deduction available, through some employers. Our aim is to provide an independent financial cooperative offering a quality personal service to it’s members.
The Pensions Advisory Service, is an independent non-profit organisation that provides free information, advice and guidance on the whole spectrum of pensions covering State, company, personal and stakeholder schemes.
Knowing roughly what you can expect from your pension contributions in the long run can allow you the opportunity to adjust your current savings to achieve the level of income that you desire in retirement.
The Pensions Ombudsman investigates and decides complaints and disputes about the way that pension schemes are run.
The calculator on this page can help you estimate your tax burden. Using figures provided by the UK government, our calculator gives you both an outline of what to expect to pay in tax, as well as a detailed breakdown of exactly how your taxes are spent.
Welcome to unbiased.co.uk, your portal for finding local, professional advice from an independent financial adviser (IFA), a whole of market mortgage adviser, an accountant or a solicitor. Choose your requirements and receive details of unbiased, qualified advisers close to your home or office.
This is a blog to help make people aware of what can happen if one does not write a Will. The blog will cover all aspects of Will writing, what is included in a Will and how to make a Will. It may look bare at the moment, but each day a new post will be written providing more information than ever before about Will writing.
The Welsh Local Government Association represents the interests of local authorities in Wales.
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.
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.
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.
Please don't ignore this, Wrexham Council has provided you with some useful links to both Council Services and external sites which may be able to help you with your situation.
Information on bank accounts for people with bad credit. Discussed are the various types of accounts including the Post Office account, Basic bank accounts and prepaid cards.
The Bankruptcy Advice Service operates on the principle of offering best advice to individuals and businesses who are facing hard times and need help. This includes a confidential, telephone consultation with a professional Bankruptcy Advisor. The Bankruptcy Advice Service will look at all the options available and if alternatives to bankruptcy exist these will be fully and simply explained. Helping people take control of their debts and make the best decision for a robust and secure financial future.
BankruptcyHelp.org.uk is an online resource and community site for people considering bankruptcy. It is frequented by leading authorities on debt and debt management and receives 3,000 unique visitors a month.
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).
Piggy Bankrupt provides information on bankruptcy in the UK. Topics covered include bank accounts, the process of going bankrupt and bankruptcy discharge. You can read the experiences of others and find out where to seek advice.
Vincent Bond & Co offer a range of services to people who are facing financial difficulties. Solutions differ depending on your individual situation and often there may be more than one solution that could fit..
Includes VAT, debt and inheritance tax.
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.
Children's Bonds make great gifts at birthdays and Christmas – either for your own child or for your (great) grandchild. With an initial minimum investment of just £25, you can start a long-term investment that grows as the child does.
Premium Bonds offer a way of investing anything from 100 to 30,000. Each month a draw is made and around 56m is won by Premium Bond holders. The top prize is a 1m jackpot.
Complete an Individual Self Assessment Tax Return form from HM Revenue & Customs.
Includes recovering debts, registering for bankruptcy and as a creditor.
Wrexham County Borough Council is not responsible for the content of external websites.