Welcome to the Money Information Centre

The Leeds Money Information Centre website bring together all of the organisations and agencies in the city that offer free help and advice on money, debt, budgeting, reducing bills and affordable loans. There is even a handy mapping tool below to show you where all of the organisations are located.

Click on the sections listed above to get the details of organisations that can help with money, debt and benefits advice, savings and bills, and low cost affordable loans. There are also details of organisations which can help with emergency food provision, gambling support, domestic violence and financial abuse, and reporting a loan shark.

Money information centres map

All the Money information centres are available to view via our interactive map​. For information on how to use this map, click on the 'Details' tab on the top left of the map page.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Help with Managing your Money

All the information on this website is available in our document  ​Help with managing your money (PDF 624KB).​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Campaign against high cost lenders

The high cost lending market in Leeds is worth an estimated £90m. Take a stand against high cost lenders and pledge your support. Watch our Take a stand video for more information.

Victim of a Loan Shark?

Leeds City Council and the Illegal Money Lending team have released a short film featuring a Leeds man who suffered at the hands of local loan sharks and is now living a new life away from threats and poverty. He decided to tell his story to encourage other people who have borrowed from illegal lenders to come forward for help.

To report a loan shark: