Financial assistance for the military

At Veterans' Gateway we have a range of financial resources and partners who can help with  pensions, benefits, debt and more.

Managing debt:

The Money Advice Service is a Government programme that provides information on debt and borrowing, including how to take control of debt, where to get free debt advice and how to borrow money affordably. They also offer tools and calculators to help with managing debts and finances.

The Royal British Legion is a Service charity offering support and practical help to all members of the Armed Forces community. Their dedicated Benefits, Debt and Money Advice (BDMA) Service offers comprehensive support for those with unmanageable debt. Call their contact centre on 0808 802 8080 for assistance.

Pension enquiries:

We offer detailed information on the different types of pensions available. See more, including contact information for our partners.


There are various ways for you to claim benefits based on your income, contributions and circumstances. The Department of Work and Pensions offers expert information on the types of benefits you are entitled to, as well as benefits calculators to help you determine what you can claim.

Tax matters:

Tax Volunteers is a national charity offering free tax advice to people who are over 60 and on a low income. You can seek advice on any personal tax problem, no matter how complex the issue may be. Visit the Tax Volunteers website for more information or call their helpline on 0845 601 3321 or 01308 488066.


Visit Veterans' Gateway financial and money section for more information and topics. Select your location to find the most relevant information for you.

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