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.
? learn more
Queensland Political Parties Urged to Fund Financial Counselling
12th January 2015 - The Financial Counsellors Association of Queensland has today called on all political parties to commit to funding a dedicated financial counselling program in Queensland.
Funding for Financial Counselling Australia Uncertain
23rd December 2014 - A number of financial counsellors and other stakeholders have contacted FCA asking us about our funding position. We think it is important that we respond to those con
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