We believe this firm has been carrying out consumer credit activities in the UK without our permission or authorisation. You need to be especially wary of dealing with this unauthorised firm.
Almost all firms and individuals carrying out consumer credit activities in the UK must be authorised by us.
However, some firms act without our permission or authorisation.
This firm is not authorised by us but has been targeting people in the UK.
Pecunia Financial Limited
Address: 200 Mill Lane, Wavertree, Liverpool, L15 8LJ
52 Doughty Street, London WC1N 2LS
Telephone: +44 708 762 3762, 0745 228 2719
This unauthorised firm is not in any way affiliated with the UK registered company of the same name, registration number 07852869.
How to protect yourself
We strongly advise you to only deal with consumer credit firms that are authorised by us, and check the Financial Services Register and Consumer Credit Interim Permission register to ensure they are. These registers have information on firms and individuals that are, or have been, regulated by us.
If a firm does not appear on the Register but claims it does, contact our Consumer Helpline on 0800 111 6768.
There are more steps you should take to protect yourself from unauthorised firms.
You should also be aware that if you give money to an unauthorised firm, you will not be covered by the Financial Ombudsman Service or Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) if things go wrong. The FSCS is not available to customers of consumer credit firms.
Report an unauthorised firm
If you think you have been approached by an unauthorised firm or contacted about a scam, you should contact our Consumer Helpline on 0800 111 6768.
You can see more ways to report an unauthorised firm and find out what to do if you have been scammed.