Sources of credit

This topic includes information resources that are specifically related to certain creditors including banks, building societies, loan companies, third sector lenders such as credit unions and illegal lenders.

Categories

Banks (83 items)

Includes information resources that report on the activities of the main UK banks.

Building societies (73 items)

Includes information resources that report on the activities of the main UK building societies.

Credit Unions and other third sector money lenders (70 items)

Includes information resources that report on the activities of third sector money lenders particularly Credit Unions.

Loan companies (57 items)

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Unlicensed lenders (38 items)

Includes information resources that provide information on unlicensed money lenders. Unlicensed money lenders are often referred to as 'loan sharks' and operate outside of the requirements if the Consumer Credit Act 1974.