How do I contact a loan shark?
You can contact us with general queries through the form above.
To report a loan shark: Complete our short and safe form and we will call you at a time to suit you.
Call 0300 555 2222 at any time of the day or night.
Can I borrow money from a loan shark?
It’s illegal to lend money without a licence, but it’ not illegal to borrow money from a loan shark. You don’t have to pay the money back. If the money was lent illegally, the loan shark has no legal right to collect it and they can’t take you to court to get it back.
What are examples of famous loan sharks?
Without further ado, we present to you the most violent and notorious mafia loan sharks in history.
- Anthony Salerno.
- Anthony Spilotro.
- Bobby Baccalieri.
- Fiore Buccieri.
- Frank Calabrese Sr.
- Gennaro Langella.
- Vincent Dominic “Jimmy” Caci.
- Frank Decicco.
How does a loan shark work?
What Is a Loan Shark? A loan shark is a person who – or an entity that – loans money at extremely high interest rates and often uses threats of violence to collect debts. The interest rates are generally well above an established legal rate, and often loan sharks are members of organized crime groups.