We have gathered the not for profit, responsible lenders serving Birmingham under one web site – please click on all the organisations who are working together to provide ethical and affordable personal loans.
Citysave Credit Union – Provides a range of loans including a Fair Terms Payday Loan £300- £1000; and a range of personal loans up to £10,000 for all those living or working in Birmingham.
Advance Credit Union – Provides a range of loans for those living or working in North Birmingham and Solihull;
Circul8 Credit Union – Provides ethical and affordable loans, savings and bill payment services for those in North West and Central Birmingham;
Moneyline – is a Community Development Finance Institution providing loans from £50 to £250
Street Uk – is also a Community Development Finance Institution providing loans from £500 – £3000
My Home Finance – is a Community Development Finance Institution providing loans from £50 upwards
We have also a range of other services that we have arranged for you and if you browse through the Help and Advice section you will find a wide range of services under one easy to use web site:
Pay Off Your Pay Day Loan – if you are trying to escape from high cost credit, Citysave is running a scheme to assist. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for information or check the web site.
Debt Remedy: when you are worrying about your debt, you may not know who to ask for free, impartial advice. We would urge that you seek advice early from reputable organisations. We have a debt remedy tool from StepChange, the leading charity providing free and independent debt advice in the UK http://www.stepchange.org.uk
Grant Searcher: when emergencies hit that cause you to take out an urgent loan, you may not know that there are many charitable and benevolent organisations that may be able to help. www.turn2us.org.uk have a grant search facility that would check over 3000 organisations, which may prevent you needing an emergency loan.
Maximise your income: the benefits system is changing and you may be affected without fully realising this. Every year millions are not claimed, and we would encourage anyone on low income to check their situation. www.turn2us.org.uk have an income checker, and it will show areas you have not realised you were entitled.
Money Advice: we have links to Money Advice Service for all elements of money advice and help. www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk
Please tell us what else you want to see made available to you –email@example.com