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The following links may be useful to further enhance your motor finance knowledge

FLA Resources

•         FLA's Specialist Automotive Finance (including a link to a PDF of this Reference Material) - www.specialistautomotivefinance.co.uk

•         FLA - www.fla.org.uk

•         FLA's motor finance site for car buyers - www.financingyourcar.org.uk

•         FLA Lending Code - www.lendingcode.org.uk.

Other Resources

•         Consumer Credit Act 2006 (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) - www.berr.gov.uk/consumers/consumer-finance/credit-act-2006/index.html

•         Information on the EU Consumer Credit Directive - bis.ecgroup.net/Publications/ConsumerIssues/ConsumerFinance.aspx

•         The Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations - www.oft.gov.uk/business-advice/treating-customers-fairly/protection

•         Guidance on the Distance Selling Regulations - www.gov.uk/government/topics/consumer-rights-and-issues

•         Financial Services Authority (FSA) - www.fsa.gov.uk/

•         HM Revenue & Customs - www.hmrc.gov.uk

•         Joint Money Laundering Steering Group - www.jmlsg.org.uk/

•         The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) - www.gov.uk/government/organisations/driver-and-vehicle-licensing-agency

•         The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) - ico.org.uk/

•         The Office of Fair Trading - www.gov.uk/government/organisations/office-of-fair-trading

•         The OFT's Irresponsible Lending Guidance - www.oft.gov.uk/shared_oft/business_leaflets/general/oft1107.pdf