Wednesday, 25 May 2016

Useful Financial Services & Help To Owning Your Own Home

JSHAO - Joint service housing advice office

The JSHAO is the MOD’s tri-service focal point to provide service personnel and their dependants with civilian housing information for those wishing to move to civilian accommodation at any time in their career, and for those during resettlement to assist with the transition to civilian life.
www.gov.uk/government/collections/joint-service-housing-advice-office-jshao 
 Forces Help to buy
The government has created the Help to Buy scheme to help hard-working people like you take steps to buy your own home. The new Help to Buy: ISA pays first-time buyers a government bonus. For example, save £200 a month and we’ll add £50, up to a maximum of £3,000, boosting your ISA savings of £12,000 to £15,000.
www.helptobuy.org.uk  
 
Forces Financial
Free financial advice to members of the Armed Forces;  from helping over 1000 families in 2015 to complete on their mortgages, to helping hundreds of members of the Forces and their families to manage money worries with free debt advice. www.forcesfinancial.com/money/mortgages 

 SIIAP – Services insurance investment advisory panel
Provides specialist insurance and financial advice to member of the Armed Forces. www.siiap.org 
 Money Force - www.moneyforce.org.uk  
 
Money Advice Service - www.moneyadvicceservice.org.uk 
 
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