Here are some useful websites that have been specially selected and monitored by staff at Telford & Wrekin libraries.
A not-for-profit organisation that provides free and unbiased information on debt management, credit cards, mortgages, loans, and other products, allowing you to make smarter financial decisions.
The Money Charity
Simple, clear, independent information about money from three leading money management organisations.
GOV.UK: money and tax
Government site with information on a range of money matters including managing money and debt.
FAIRshare Credit Union
A not-for-profit 'community bank' for secure savings and affordable loans exclusively for anyone who lives or works in Telford and Wrekin, Broseley or Much Wenlock.
Provides a free, independent service for resolving disputes with financial firms.
GOV.UK: HM Revenue & Customs
A government website giving information on tax, national insurance, and related matters.
Financial products comparison site covering savings, insurance, credit cards, mortgages and more.
Money Advice Service
Gives impartial information from the FSA (Financial Services Authority), an independent financial services watchdog. Their site provides consumer advice and information on financial products.
Money Matters to Me
A simple, interactive site to help you to understand the many aspects of practical day-to-day finance such as budgeting and dealing with life changes.
Money Saving Expert
Website dedicated to saving money on anything and everything, created by Martin Lewis.
Compare products within various themes - money, travel, energy, shopping, broadband and mobile phones
My Council Tax - Telford & Wrekin Council
You are able to view your council tax or business rate account details, sign up to eBilling or update your contact details
Information and how to apply for Universal Credit.
Lets clients review Independent Financial Advisors to help others find well-recommended advisers in a chosen area. The site is constantly growing as users can review any of the UK's roughly 20,000 individual IFAs, as opposed to the firms they work for.
See Benefits for more information about benefits.
Citizens Advice: Debt
Information from Citizens Advice about credit and debit.
Stepchange is a national debt charity which can help you beat problem debt. Their range of services include: free debt advice free debt management and insolvency solutions like an individual voluntary arrangement.(IVA) . Details of budget based debt solutions - debt remedy .
Provides free, confidential, and independent advice on how to deal with debt problems.
Offers free balanced advice where you can talk to trusted expert debt advisors to help you resolve your debt problems.
Citizens Advice: Pensions
Information from Citizens Advice about pensions.
GOV.UK Working, jobs and pensions
Government site with information on a range of pension options.
Pensions Advisory Service
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.
Supervises the pension industry and employers who administer pensions.