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Handling Debt Guide overview

Handling Debt Guide

The Handling Debt Guide is a part of the Money Guides Suite, offering support and advice for managing your money in all its forms. Debt is increasingly becoming an issue for many of us. If you realise you need help, this guide can help you take stock of your situation and form an action plan for getting your finances back on track. It also simply explains the options available to you, all about the various debt recovery processes and how you can get more help.

This Guide is interactive, user friendly and includes a glossary so you can make sense of any unfamiliar terms. There is also a comprehensive useful contacts for links to still more information and help if you require it.

You may also like to check out the other Money Guides; Spending Wisely Guide, Borrowing Guide and Saving & Investment Guide.

Sections in this guide deal with:

Handling Debt Guide
  1. Don’t ignore debt
  2. Act now
  3. Get savvy
  4. What options are available to you?
  5. Talking to creditors
  6. Getting help
  7. Debt consolidation
  8. What is insolvency?
  9. Court proceedings
  10. Debt recovery process
  11. Housing debt
  12. Credit ratings
  13. Lesson learnt
  14. Top tips for dealing with debt

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