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Loan Sharks

What is a Loan Shark

Are you not sure what a Loan shark is?

If you can anwer yes to one or more of the questions below then it is possible you are borrowing from a loan shark

  • Did they offer you a cash loan?
  • Did they not give you any paperwork?
  • Have they added huge amounts of interest or APR to your loan?
  • Did they change the terms of the loan without warning?
  • Have they threatned you?
  • Have they taken you bank/post office card, passport, watch or any other valuables from you?

If you have answered yes to any of these question then contact us on 0800 0740878 or click here to contact us online.