Budgeting advice and financial guidance from the council, the government, community services, and charities.
Our dedicated YOUR money team can help with even the most complex situations. They will ensure you are claiming all the benefits, grants, and discounts that you are entitled to. They can also give debt advice and help with budgeting.
Contact us for a free and confidential appointment. Please also contact us if your circumstances have changed at all. The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can make sure you are receiving the correct level of help for your situation:
Our budgeting tool will help you create your own personal budget plan to assist with taking control of your finances.
Use our budgeting tool to find tips on how to:
MoneyHelper is the government's financial guidance service which includes Pension Wise, the Money Advice Service, and the Pensions Advisory Service. It provides free, impartial, and trusted money advice. The services help you with money management skills and provide advice on budgeting and debt management:
If you have a debt problem, Breathing Space can provide you with legal protection from creditors for a limited time span:
Step Change provides free, expert debt advice, tailored to your situation:
Credit unions are a not-for-profit financial service, owned by the people who use their services. Members chose the governing directors and have a say in the way the credit union operates. HEY Credit Union aim to improve the financial well-being of their member-owners by providing fair and affordable money services for East Riding (and Northern Lincolnshire) residents. Some of their services include:
To find out more including how to become a member, visit the HEY Credit Union website:
Walk-in branches of HEY Credit Union are available across the East Riding (Bridlington, Goole, Withernsea, Driffield, and Beverley) and in Hull city centre:
You can call HEY Credit Union on (01482) 778753.
Stop Loan Sharks investigates and prosecutes illegal money lenders and provides support for borrowers. If you think you, or someone you know, is paying money to a loan shark or an illegal money lender you can:
Based in Beverley, Hull and East Yorkshire Community Money Advice (CMA) help people to get out of debt and also teach them how to remain debt-free in the future. All of their financial services are free.
Tel: 01482 427654
CMA also run a free budgeting course, to help you manage your finances: