Inside the Bailiwick
Channel Islands Financial Ombudsman – For more information about the pan-island scheme which became operational on 16 November 2015.
Channel Islands Securities Exchange - provides a listing facility and a market for companies to raise capital from international investors based on a bespoke trading platform.
Financial Investigation Unit - For the latest fraud news updates from the FIU.
Guernsey Banking Deposit Compensation Scheme - For more information about the local deposit compensation scheme.
Guernsey Bar – For a list of contact details of all Guernsey Law firms, and for a glossary of legal terms.
Citizens Advice Guernsey – The Homepage of the local charity which is part of the National Citizens Advice network, which covers information specific to the Bailiwick
Guernsey Police – Regular media releases can also be found on their Facebook page.
Mediation Guernsey – For more information about how to settle disputes using a mediator in Guernsey, which has been developed by the Guernsey Bar Council in conjunction with Citizens Advice Guernsey
States of Guernsey - A link to the States’ homepage.
States of Guernsey - Old Age Pension - A link to the States of Guernsey website regarding information on old age pensions.
States of Guernsey - Old Age Pension Benefit Rates - A link to the States of Guernsey website providing information on old age pension benefit rates.
Trading Standards Service – For more information about the work of the local service, as well as contact details.
Trading Standards Scams Awareness Page - A link to information on current scams, how to protect yourself and who to contact should you encounter any.
Victim Support - A charity offering help to anyone who has been victim of a crime.
Outside the Bailiwick
Action Fraud - The homepage of the UK’s national fraud and internet crime reporting centre.
Association of British Insurers - A leading trade association for insurers and providers of long term savings
BBC Watchdog - For consumer advice on current financial scams.
Citizens Advice - For free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.
Financial Conduct Authority - The FCA is part of the system for regulating financial services in the UK (working alongside the PRA). Its aim is to make sure that the markets work well so that consumers get a fair deal.
Financial Fraud Action UK - An organisation which works in conjunction with industry, government, and the police, to help the public and businesses protect themselves from financial fraud. It provides information about the various types of payment fraud.
Financial Ombudsman Service (UK) - A link to the homepage of the UK’s Ombudsman.
Know Fraud - A link to information on fraud and a list of questions banks will NOT ask you.
Money Advice Service - For free and impartial money advice, set up by the UK Government.
Payments Council – For more information on current account switching.
Take Five - A campaign led by Financial Fraud Action UK urging the public to stop and think whether a situation is genuine, and if what you are being told makes sense.