Debt Advice Foundation - Call Our Debt Advisers Free On 0800 043 40 50

Free, confidential debt advice from a UK charity

Debt Advice Foundation is a registered national debt advice and education charity offering free, confidential support and advice to anyone worried about loans, credit and debt.

Because we’re a debt charity, you can be sure that the advice we provide is impartial and based solely on what is best for you.

If you need to talk to someone in confidence about your options, there’s no need to wait or book an appointment, our free debt advice helpline is open Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm on 0800 043 40 50.

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Find out more about the financial support that is available to UK households to help ease the cost of living crisis.

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We help over 10,000 people every year
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Our advice is 100% free and impartial
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£17,000 is our average caller debt

How we help

If you have a debt problem, Debt Advice Foundation can help you understand which options are available to you and will recommend the debt solution that is right for your situation. Our aim is to help you regain control of your finances by:

  • Reducing monthly payments to a realistic and affordable level.
  • Stopping creditors taking enforcement action against you.
  • Protecting important assets such as your home.

If you are struggling to keep up with credit card, loan or debt consolidation repayments, have arrears or are facing legal action from lenders as a result of being unable to repay your unsecured or secured debts, our debt helpline advisors are standing by waiting to help.

You can read more about how we’ve been able to help some of our clients in our feedback area.

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Financial Education

DebtAware is the name of our financial education and information work.

We believe that many people find themselves in serious debt because they have never been taught how to manage money.

We take financial education into the heart of primary schools, because young people should be given the chance to learn money skills at the earliest opportunity.

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