USEFUL LINKS: FINANCIAL HELP FOR INDIVIDUALS DURING THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS
Here we look at useful links for financial advice for individuals.
MoneySavingExpert has a guide to financial help and rights during the coronavirus outbreak. This is said to be constantly updated and if you have a question that is not covered, there is an email address for you to send this to. The guide covers financial product help, help for renters, your rights as an employee, your rights if you’re self-employed, energy bill help and your rights on cancellations.
‘Mortgages and coronavirus: information for consumers’ is an article published by the FCA. This covers payment holidays and repossessions.
Equity has a page on financial support during the coronavirus. This briefing covers topics such as help with rent, mortgages, childcare costs, council tax and utility bills.
Most banks offer coronavirus help pages offering guidance on topics ranging from how to carry on with your regular banking to staying safe from fraud:
Citizens Advice has guidance on what to do if you cannot pay your bills due to coronavirus.
Save the Student offers guidance on financial support for students. The guide covers whether you still have to pay rent, bills and what will happen to student loans.