New funds for loan scheme

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A CREDIT union in Rotherham has received funding to help people avoid loan sharks.

Laser Credit Union has cash to lend to financially vulnerable people at risk from loan sharks and doorstep lenders. The organisation makes low rate loans to careful savers.

Manager Liz Thompson said they had also secured funding to move to larger premises. It is now based at Units 9&10, The Old Town Hall, Howard Street Rotherham. Call 01709 836500.