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Money Matters for Basildon Borough

People meeting in a street
Friday 27 October 2017
9am to 5pm
Basildon area

Ground Floor
The Basildon Centre
St Martin Square, Basildon, Essex
SS14 1DL

This is a drop-in event so there is no need to book.


Basildon Borough Money Matters is an exciting day designed to help our local residents get more for their money. Packed with top money saving tips and lots of helpful freebies. The event will provide information, advice and guidance about a broad range of financial matters to help our local residents save money and boost their household income. A wide variety of organisations will be on hand including:
• Uswitch – helping save money with gas and electricity bills
• Essex Water - with free water saving gadgets
• Banks – providing help with everything from bank accounts to first time buyer ISA’s
• Local solicitors – legal information including wills and powers of attorney
• Swan Housing Association – helping for their tenants
• Citizens Advice –help to deal with debts, consumer advice and scam awareness
• Pensionwise – providing guidance about a wide range of pension issues
• Creative and fun events in the Library
• Universal Credit information from the DWP
• Basildon Council staff will be available to help with rent and council tax issues along with information about insurance for council tenants


Please bring any supporting documents with you if required (e.g. Bring bills to discuss switching energy supplier)