Free debt advice

Burnley Council work together with the StepChange Debt Charity  to provide debt advice and solutions to people in financial difficulty.

StepChange is a registered charity offering free, confidential advice and support to anyone who is worried about debt.  The advice provided by StepChange is tailored to your individual circumstances and will offer personal solutions based upon the information you provide.

As well as providing tailored debt advice StepChange offer a range of free specialist services including mortgage and repossession advice, IVA help, bankruptcy advice, debt management plans and a welfare benefits checking service.

The StepChange FREEPHONE helpline is open from 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 3pm on Saturday, on 0800 138 1111.

Alternatively you can use the online debt remedy tool to obtain debt advice that is tailored to your individual circumstances.

Further information on dealing with debt and advice on how to budget is available.