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Report a loan shark

Loan sharks are illegal moneylenders who often charge very high interest rates. You can check if a company is authorised to lend money and report loan sharks anonymously.

Check if a lender is registered

You can search the Financial Services Register for companies and individuals authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

FCA
consumer.queries@fca.org.uk
Telephone: 0800 111 6768
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
Saturday, 9am to 1pm
Find out about call charges

Report a loan shark

If you spot a loan shark or you've borrowed money from one you can report them anonymously.

England

Illegal Money Lending Team
Report a loan shark online
reportaloanshark@stoploansharks.gov.uk
Telephone: 0300 555 2222
24-hour service
Text a report to 07860 022 116
Find out about call charges

Who to contact

Telephone
0300 555 2222
Email
reportaloanshark@stoploansharks.gov.uk
Website
Stop Loan Sharks

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Slough Family Information Service website and Slough Borough Council cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations

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