Money worries can quickly mount up when you’ve lost your job. The good news is there’s lots of support available.
The Money Advice Service website is a great source of independent advice.
- check the ‘5 steps to take when you lose your job’ article on the Money Advice Service website which offers practical advice to get your finances back on track before you secure your next role.
- the Money saving Expert website also provide expert advice on what steps to take if you’ve been made redundant.
You can also call them for help on 0800 138 7777 (Monday to Friday between 8am and 6pm). Check call costs with your phone provider.
Check whether you’re able to get help from Universal Credit or other benefits – visit the Employment and Benefits Support website to find out more.