About IFC

Improving Financial Confidence (IFC) is a £31.7 million from the Big Lottery Fund which funds projects to help people increase their confidence in managing their money.

IFC focuses specifically on social housing tenants who are the most likely to be financial excluded.

Recent News

  • 2017 IFC Newsletter

    The IFC newsletter from March 17 is now available!  Read about the latest evaluation news and the calls for project evaluation and outcome data to feed into the final evaluation report which is being prepared in May 2017.

  • IFC Annual Evaluation Report – 2015-2016

    The evaluation team is pleased to be able to share the fourth (2015-2016) annual report of findings from the evaluation of the Big Lottery Fund’s  Improving Financial Confidence programme. To find out more about IFC take a look at the IFC programme page. The report

About the evaluation

Ecorys and the Personal Finance Research Centre are delighted to be evaluating the Big Lottery Fund's Improving Financial Confidence (IFC) initiative.

Over the life time of the evaluation we will be uploading case studies and news about the IFC projects to help you keep up to date with the IFC initiative's development.