Age UK 

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

Age UK – Benefits Calculator

Age UK – Guide to Equity Release

Age UK – Equity Release factsheet

Citizens Advice Bureau

Can provide help on sorting out debt and advice on state benefits

Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

Find out about your state benefit entitlements Benefit enquiry line: 0800 88 22 00

Entitled To Solutions

Help with checking your benefit entitlements. Website:

Consumer Guide Against Pension Fraud and Scams

A comprehensive guide that aims to educate and protect the general public against the many different pension scams and benefits fraud, and offer useful tips on what to do in case you feel you are being targeted by a pension scammer.

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

Financial Ombudsman Service

For help in resolving complaints Complaints resolution Exchange Tower, London E14 9SR Tel: 0845 080 1800

Financial Conduct Authority

Access help and information on equity release Consumer helpline: 0800 111 6768

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

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC)

For information on tax Enquiry Centre: 0845 9000 404


Your Guide to Retirement


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

Net House Prices

Helps you find out the price of property in your area

National Fraud & Cyber Crime Reporting Centre

Report fraud or cyber crime any time day or night. Those in Scotland should report to Police Scotland directly by calling 101.

The Solicitors Regulation Authority

The Code of Conduct for Solicitors

Turners Oak

The go-to estate agent for older homeowners


Government funded scheme to make homes warmer, healthier and more energy efficient.