Stop Loan Sharks
Do you know what a loan shark is? If you have borrowed money from someone who offered you a cash loan but didn’t give you any paperwork and he or she is now wanting you to pay it back with a huge amount of interest attached you may have been the victim of a loan shark. If you are frightened of the person who loaned you the money because they have threatened you or your family or have taken valuables from you such as bank cards, passport or your watch you are certainly the victim of a loan shark.
There is an organisation called Stop Loan Sharks that investigates and prosecutes loan sharks. If you think you have been a victim of a loan shark contact Stop Loan Sharks and help them to stop illegal money lending. Ring their helpline number 0300 555 2222 or look at their website www.stoploansharks.gov.uk. It is very scary to report a loan shark but the help line is confidential and the organisation will work with you every step of the way to help keep you safe.