Money & Debt Advice

 

Debt Advice 

Our specialist qualified debt advisers can offer advice and support to people struggling with debt problems.  We will look at all your circumstances and help you decide the best option for you.  

We will diagnose your problem and if you have an urgent debt issue that cannot wait, we will help you deal with your creditor in the first instance, to prevent enforcement action.  An urgent debt problem includes: 

  • Repossession of a mortgaged property, click here for more information 
  • Eviction for rent arrears, click here for more information
  • Bailiffs, click here for more information
  • Disconnection of fuel supply, click here for more information

We will need to carry out an initial assessment of your circumstances before advising you on the next step.  Please ring our Adviceline on 0300 456 2552, an assessor can arrange to call you back to go through the assessment with you, or we can arrange an appointment if you cannot complete the information yourself. 

If you need advice about debt issues, you can also complete our online contact form and we will arrange to call you back. 

Money Advice & Personal Budgeting Support

Our Advisers can also help you with budgeting and saving money.  This includes a one to one session to: 

  • Maximise your income and check for benefit entitlement 
  • Switch energy suppliers or insurance providers 
  • Offer tips and advice about how to save money in the home 
  • Understand how to access affordable credit 
  • Open a bank account, and much more...

Our advisers are trained to offer advice to help you manage your money better, avoid getting into debt and make savings for the extra things in life. 

Personal Budgeting Support is also available in Hyndburn to people claiming universal credit.

To discuss how we may help you, please contact Adviceline 0300 456 2552 Monday to Friday 10am - 4pm or complete our contact form and we will call you back