It has been brought to our attention that a scam loans company called Loan4Help has been committing fraud by claiming to offer or advance “loans” to borrowers whilst pretending to be a trading company of Finance and Credit Corporation Limited. It is not. Loan4Help has absolutely no connection to Finance and Credit Corporation Limited.

It has also come to our attention that a third party has been contacting borrowers on a fraudulent basis by purporting to be Finance and Credit Corporation Limited and claiming to offer or advance “loans” to borrowers. This third party has been contacting borrowers on an unsolicited basis via the following email address: . Please note that our company Finance and Credit Corporation Limited is in no way connected with the third party and does not use or operate that email address.

These operations have been cold calling and emailing members of the public, fraudulently pretending to be or to be connected with Finance and Credit Corporation Limited, asking for upfront fees from borrowers and advancing monies in relation to purported “loans”. They have also sent documents to borrowers which fraudulently claim to contain the signature of the Managing Director of our company.

These operations have also been using the following telephone numbers to contact consumers: 0203 129 2514 and 0238 106 0723. They may also have been operating from other telephone numbers and email addresses.

Please note that Finance and Credit Corporation Limited does not cold call, send unsolicited signed “loan agreements” or ask for upfront fees. We strongly suggest that you call our Managing Director Elio Astone on 020 7722 7547 in advance of proceeding with any “loan” or if you have any further questions.

If you are contacted by Loan4Help, or any of the companies which appear to be involved in these frauds, you should also report them to Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040.

Bridging LoansClear & Simple

Fincorp is one of the UK's most established and respected bridging loan companies. For more than 25 years the company has been providing 1st and 2nd charge bridging finance on residential properties in London and Southern England. Our bridging loans vary typically between £100,000 and £10 million, and we lend up to 70% value of the property secured on the property. And because you deal only with decision-makers, your bridging loan requirements are always dealt with quickly and with the minimum of fuss.

Why Fincorp for Bridging Loans?

We're a Principal Lender. Customers are able to get a decision quickly on their bridging loan without having to wait for authorisation from anyone else. And there's no back-tracking at a later date. So that means when we say yes to a loan, we mean it.

Our approach to business is summed up in two words, Clear and Simple. We believe that bridging lending is a straightforward business, all too often complicated by lenders with their lack of transparency and reliance on the small print. We work hard to make your dealings with us as clear and simple as possible.

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  • Principal Lender
  • 1st and 2nd Charges
  • London and South East
  • Residential properties
  • Bridging Loans from £100,000 - £10 million
  • Up to 70% LTV

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Leading bridging lender joins NACFB

A leading lender in the bridging market has shown its dedication to the broker community by becoming a member of the National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB).
Specialist lender Fincorp operates primarily in the London and South East market and offers 1st and 2nd charge loans from £150,000 to £5,000,000. Its directors, who have a combined experience of over 70 years in the finance industry, recognise that the need for good, sound advice will grow as a result of the downturn as consumers become keener to know they can trust the products they are taking out. As such the lender wants to assure both brokers and customers of its credentials.
By joining an organisation with the standing and reputation that the NACFB enjoys, Fincorp is able to do this.
"Whilst we have been in business for over 20 years, up until 2008 we relied mainly on repeat business from a core of long standing clients," says Matthew Anderson, director at Fincorp. "Since 2008 the bridging market has changed dramatically and more and more borrowers are reliant upon brokers to source their finance solutions. We are responding to this change in a number of ways, and it is hoped that our membership of the NACFB will further raise Fincorp's profile with their broker membership."
Fincorp's mantra is clear and simple lending - something which its directors see not as a marketing slogan but rather as the cornerstone of all of its lending. In keeping with this, Fincorp's products have no hidden fees and no upfront charges. Fincorp can lend up to 70% of the property value, secured on the property.