If you're having trouble managing your money, with rent arrears or dealing with debt, you should get help as soon as possible. You can get free and impartial advice and support from a range of places.
The NEFirst Credit Union and Prince Bishops Community Bank Credit Union are non-profit making co-operatives that offer savings and loan services and exist solely to benefit their members. They also offer schemes to purchase furniture and white goods by weekly payments.
See our illegal money lending page for information about dealing with loan sharks.
Homelessness advice and support is available if you are made homeless as well as helping you find debt advice.
The Citizen's Advice Bureau can give you independent debt advice as well as help and advice on money matters, welfare benefits and tax.