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Help if you’re worrying about money

Help if you’re worrying about money

The cost of living crisis has made things harder for a lot of people. It’s important to seek help if you’re worried about money. Our advice is always free, confidential and non-judgemental.  We know that dealing with your debt situation can be an off-putting and...

Partnering with Macmillan Cancer Support

Partnering with Macmillan Cancer Support

Citizens Advice Bury & Bolton are pleased to have signed a new partnership agreement with Macmillan Cancer Support, to provide services across Bury. Macmillan Cancer Support was established in 1911 to provide specialist health care, information and financial...

Get a fresh start on your finances

Get a fresh start on your finances

January is often a time when we look to cut back; however it’s likely that finances will feel a little tighter than usual this year. If you’re feeling the pinch, the New Year is the perfect time to make a fresh start on your finances.  Our free, confidential,...

Avoiding scams this Christmas

Avoiding scams this Christmas

With money a little tighter this winter, scammers are increasingly targeting people in the lead up to Christmas. It’s important to know how to recognise a scam and how to report anything you think is suspicious. You can use the Citizens Advice online scams helper tool...

Being wise to loan sharks this winter

Being wise to loan sharks this winter

What is a loan shark? A loan shark is an unlicensed money lender who hasn’t been authorised by the FCA (Financial Conduct Authority).  They often work from home, charge very high interest rates and are unlikely to provide you with any paperwork. Loan sharks often...

Meet our new Community Engagement Officer

Meet our new Community Engagement Officer

For our latest ‘meet the team’, we caught up with our new Community Engagement Officer, Omer, to find out about his upcoming outreach and partnership work within the local community.  Omer is available to attend pop-up events and outreaches in and around Bury to...

How to cope with rising costs over the winter

How to cope with rising costs over the winter

Welcome to our monthly advice column from Citizens Advice Bury and Bolton. Each month, we’ll be tackling an advice query about a specific issue, sharing information and letting you know where to go for support. Remember, if you need any advice you can contact our...

Please Note

Both our Bury and Bolton offices will not be open on Wednesdays or Fridays for the entirety of February and March 2024.

Should you require advice, you can reach our advice line service on 0808 278 7804.

Alternatively our national advice line service can be reached on 0800 144 8848.

Emergency contact details for local authorities in both Bury and Bolton are as follows:

Bolton – https://www.bolton.gov.uk/council/emergency-contacts

Bury – https://www.bury.gov.uk/emergencies/emergency-contact-numbers

Please also be advised

We will not be taking on any new Immigration cases / referrals until further notice.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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