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Report a loan shark

Loan sharks are illegal moneylenders who often charge very high interest rates.

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

Check to see if a lender is licensed

You can check to see what companies have a licence. If a company isn't licensed, they could be a loan shark.

Consumer Credit Register
Website: Consumer Credit Register
Telephone: 020 7211 8608
Monday to Friday 9:30am to 4pm

Report a loan shark

You can report a loan shark to Trading Standards Scotland.

Trading Standards Scotland
Website: Trading Standards Scotland Telephone: 0800 074 0878

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