National Voice for Financial Counselling
Financial Counselling Australia (FCA) is the peak body for financial counsellors in Australia.
People from all walks of life can find themselves with money problems. Financial counsellors are non-judgmental, qualified professionals who provide information, support and advocacy to people in financial difficulty. Working in community organisations, their services are free, independent and confidential.
"Without fees. Without bias. Without judging. We're on your side"
Financial Counselling Australia is a member of the Consumers’ Federation of Australia.
Struggling to pay the mortgage or rent or juggling debts? . . .
Go to our consumer website: debtselfhelp.org.au
The site has an online assessment tool, over 50 Fact Sheets and letters you can use to write to creditors.
find a financial counsellor in your state or territory . . .
A directory of telephone contacts and face-to-face services.
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Financial Counsellors Welcome Consumer Guide on Debt Collection
16th December 2014 - Financial Counselling Australia has welcomed ‘Dealing with debt collectors: Your rights and responsibilities', released by the Australian Securities and Investments Comm
Community Agencies Welcome AGL Commitment
15 December 2014 - Community organisations today have welcomed AGL Energy Limited’s (AGL) $6m commitment to provide greater support for vulnerable energy customers.
Brotherhood of St L
Congratulations to Financial Counselling Winners in MoneySmart Week Awards
9th September 2014 - Financial Counselling Australia congratulates the financial counsellors who received awards as part of MoneySmart Week.
The Salvation Army’s MoneyCare financial counselli