The high cost lending market in leeds is worth an estimated

£90 million

Leeds City Council is continuing its fight against the payday loan industry in the city as news that the level of borrowing from payday lenders in the UK has shot up by 80% in the last year.
As part of Leeds City Council’s on-going campaign to tackle the high cost lending market in the city, we’ve launched Money Information Centre (MIC) website
It brings together and signposts people to organisations in ​Leeds which provide help and advice with:
• affordable loans
• finance and debt
• savings
• household budgeting

This video shows how the high cost lending market impacts on the lives of people in our city. Please share it as widely as possible to help raise awareness about what we are all doing to combat the impact of the high cost lending market.

You can also download this video from YouTube