Here, find out where to go :

  • to open a bank account
  • to open another type of financial account
  • to get a loan

If you have money problems, you can find out about organisations that can help.

Also, there are websites to help you to spend less money on the things you need.

  • Bank and Building Society Accounts
    You need to open a bank or building society account so that you can: get paid or receive welfare benefits There are many types of bank account. Make sure you […]
  • Credit Union Accounts
    Bradford District Credit Union offers a place to save and borrow money.  It is open to people who live in Bradford or the surrounding area. Credit Unions can be a […]
  • Post Office Card Accounts
    Post Office Card Accounts are similar to bank accounts, but can only be used to receive Welfare Benefit payments. They can be easier to set up than a bank account. A […]
  • Getting a Loan
    A bank, building society, finance company or Bradford Credit Union can give you a personal loan. You do not usually have to be an existing customer. It is important to […]
  • Help with Money Problems
    If you are having problems with debt or living costs, it is important to ask for help as soon as possible. Citizens Advice Bradford provides free, independent advice to people […]
  • Help with Food if You Need It
    If you do not have enough money to buy or cook food, there are organisations in Bradford that can help you. This could be : emergency help with food supplies, […]
  • Shopping
    Bradford has many great places for shopping and leisure. Try Visit Bradford – Escape to the Shops. If you know where to look, you can save money. You can find […]

Bank & Money Listings

Barnardo’s Keighley Road

3, Parkside Centre, Keighley Road, Bradford BD9 4JR
This Listing was last updated: 5 October 2020

Bradford Market

Oastler Shopping Centre, John Street, Bradford BD1 3SR

There is an indoor market that sells fruit, vegetables, fresh fish and meat, clothes etc.

In 2020, the new Darley Street Market is due to open on Darley Street BD1 3HH.

This Listing was last updated: 13 October 2020

Bradford Post Office

22 Charles Street Mall, The Broadway (inside W.H. Smith’s shop), Bradford BD1 1US
This Listing was last updated: 6 October 2020

British Heart Foundation Furniture & Electrical

50-54 Westgate, Bradford BD1 2RD
This Listing was last updated: 13 October 2020

Dracup Road Post Office

565 Great Horton Road, Bradford BD7 4EF

Opening Times:

Monday: 10-5pm
Tuesday: 10-5pm
Wednesday: 10-5pm
Thursday: 10-5pm
Friday: 10-5pm
Saturday: 10-12pm
This Listing was last updated: 13 October 2020

Girlington Advice and Training Centre


After Covid, the Drop-In service will resume.

Girlington Road, Bradford BD8 9NN


GATC (Girlington Advice and Training Centre) provides free advice you can trust. 

  • Housing
  • Employment
  • Immigration (OISC Registered)
  • Welfare
  • Debt and Consumer Issues

Make an appointment. Ask for an interpreter, if you need it.

This Listing was last updated: 5 March 2021

Guru Gobind Singh Gurdwara

Gobind Marg, Leeds Road, Bradford BD3 9JN

Fresh vegetarian meals available in Langar Hall. Please cover your head, remove shoes. Open any day if you are hungry 7:00-20:00 (before 16:00 Sundays). The most social times are Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

This Listing was last updated: 13 October 2020

Islamic Relief Shop Bradford

47-51 Carlisle Road, Manningham, Bradford BD8 8AS
This Listing was last updated: 13 October 2020

Manningham Project


During Covid, you can get telephone advice on 07504 552527.

203 Lumb Lane, Bradford BD8 7SG

Manningham Project is an advice service for people living in the area.

Normally, you can make a face to face appointment.

Mon to Fri 9:30 – 12:30 and 1:30 – 3:30.

You can usually get an interpreter as well.

  • Benefits
  • Employment
  • Housing
  • Immigration
  • Utilities (gas, electricity and water supplies and bills)
This Listing was last updated: 17 February 2021

Royal Mail Bradford North Delivery Office

Valley Road, Bradford BD1 4RS
This Listing was last updated: 13 October 2020

Salvation Army Shop, Wibsey

226 High Street, Wibsey, Bradford BD6 1QP

This is a local charity shop selling quality items at reasonable prices. Come in and browse in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

Opening Times:

Monday: 09:00-17:00
Tuesday: 09:00:-17:00
Wednesday: 09:00-17:00
Thursday: 09:00-17:00
Friday: 09:00-17:00
Saturday: 09:00-17:00
This Listing was last updated: 24 November 2020

Samaritans Charity Shop

21 Westgate, Bradford, Baildon, Shipley BD18 3QX
This Listing was last updated: 13 October 2020

Storehouse Café

116 Caledonia Street, Bradford BD4 7BQ

Opening Times:

Tuesday: 10-3pm
Wednesday: 10-3pm
Thursday: 10-3pm
This Listing was last updated: 24 November 2020
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