Tag Archives : National Illegal Money Lending Team


Plymouth supports #StandUpToLoanSharks week: Say no to #FishyFinance

Plymouth is supporting a national awareness campaign this week, encouraging people to stand up to loan sharks. The National Illegal Money Lending Team’s social media campaign – #StandUpToLoanSharks – runs all this week (30 November – 6 December), Throughout the week, Plymouth City Council is also promoting its ongoing campaign against loan sharks – #FishyFinance […]


Fishy Finance does Ping! Plymouth

The National Illegal Money Lending Team (including mascot Sid the Shark) have been in Plymouth all this week promoting the Fishy Finance campaign that is run jointly by Plymouth City Council, National Marine Aquarium and the National Illegal Money Lending Team. Fishy Finance aims to raise awareness to local people of the dangers of loan […]


National loan sharks team return to Plymouth to raise awareness

Just when you thought it was safe…the national team that helps raise awareness of the dangers of loan sharks is returning to Plymouth. The National Illegal Money Lending Team will be holding a series of events across Plymouth during the week commencing Monday 13 July. Plymouth City Council teamed up with the National Illegal Money […]


Say no to loan sharks and fishy finance in Plymouth

Plymouth City Council and the National Marine Aquarium are joining forces to tackle the issue of loan sharks in the city, with prizes to be won. The ‘Say No to Fishy Finance’ campaign aims to warn local people of the dangers of using loan sharks and being made aware of the alternatives. The local initiative […]