Personal Finance Research Centre (PFRC)

  • BS8 1SS

    United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Personal Finance Research Centre is an independent research centre that specialises in social research across all areas of personal finance, mainly from the consumer's perspective. Much of our work focuses on the following areas:

  • Financial confidence, capability and wellbeing.
  • Money management and decision making.
  • Financial exclusion and inclusion.
  • Credit use and over-indebtedness.
  • Saving and retirement planning.

Our interdisciplinary team combines extensive empirical research skills with a detailed understanding of a range of social policy issues. Our work is influential in shaping public policy, and we provide technical and policy advice to government departments and others.

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    Research Output

    A blueprint for Bank Card Gambling Blockers

    Evans, J. C. N., Collard, S. B. & Fitch, C. D., Jul 2020, University of Bristol. 76 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

    Open Access
  • From headline statistics to lived experiences: a new approach to measuring the poverty premium

    Finney, A. D. & Davies, S. V., 3 Mar 2020, In : Social Research Practice. 9

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

    Open Access



    • 1 Media coverage or participation
    • 1 Schools engagement

    Barclays 56 Sage Street

    Andrea D Finney (Speaker)

    12 Jul 2011

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesSchools engagement

    Staring debt in the face

    Andrea D Finney (Interviewee)

    28 Jun 2009

    Activity: Other activity typesMedia coverage or participation