Equity Release Council

Making equity release safe for you



Useful Links

The Equity Release Council takes no responsibility for the content of these websites

Age UK 

Provides help on state benefits Tavis House 1-6 Tavistock Square London WC1H 9NA Tel: 0800 169 8080 Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Age UK Benefits Calculator http://www.ageuk.org.uk/money-matters/claiming-benefits/benefits-calculator/

Age UK - Guide to Equity Release: http://www.ageuk.org.uk/Documents/EN-GB/Information-guides/AgeUKIL6_Equity_release_inf.pdf?dtrk=true

Age UK - Equity Release factsheet: 

http://www.ageuk.org.uk/money-matters/income-and-tax/equity-release/tips-for-choosing-the-right-plan/

Citizens Advice Bureau

Can provide help on sorting out debt and advice on state benefits Website: www.citizensadvice.org.uk

Consumer Financial Educational Body

Your Guide to Retirement https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/en/categories/pensions-and-retirement

Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

Find out about your state benefit entitlements Benefit enquiry line: 0800 88 22 00 Website: www.dwp.gov.uk

Entitled To Solutions

Help with checking your benefit entitlements. Website: http://www.entitledto.co.uk/

Free Interactive Knowledge Tool for workplace pensions

A free and comprehensive auto enrolment planner allows you to become better informed about the auto enrolment process, and helps you to become compliant. 

Website: https://www.autoenrolment.co.uk/knowledge-bank/interactive-auto-enrolment-planner

Consumer Guide Against Pension Fraud and Scams

Website: https://www.autoenrolment.co.uk/guides/pension-scams

Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)

The compensation fund of last resort for customers of authorised financial services firms 7th Floor Lloyds Chambers Portsoken St London E1 8BN Tel: 020 7892 7300 Website: www.fscs.org.uk

Financial Ombudsman Service

For help in resolving complaints Complaints resolution Exchange Tower, London E14 9SR Tel: 0845 080 1800 Website: www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk

Financial Conduct Authority

Access help and information on equity release Consumer helpline: 0800 111 6768  Website: www.fca.org.uk

Help With Bereavement

Provides practical support and guidance to help you and your family through a difficult time. They can also help you through the legal side of bereavement, explain and help you obtain Probate with free clear impartial advice Tel: 0800 0246 121

Website: http://www.bereavementinfo.org.uk/

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC)

For information on tax Enquiry Centre: 0845 9000 404 Website: www.hmrc.gov.uk

Net House Prices

Helps you find out the price of property in your area Website: www.nethouseprices.com

Free clear unbiased advice Tel: 0300 500 5000 www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk

Mouseprice

Allows you to get an idea of what your home is worth. www.mouseprice.com

The Solicitors Regulation Authority

The Code of Conduct for Solicitors www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/handbook/code/content.page

 

 

 

 


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