Why use Australian Debt Counsellors?

Australian Debt Counsellors is a debt advisory firm which has assisted thousands of Australians in dealing with unmanageable business and personal debt.  The firm and its predecessors has an insolvency related background with experience over some 40 years.  For confidential no obligation advice, contact us to see how we may help you.

There are many organisations advertising their services to "fix your debt problems" and "repair your credit file" so why choose Australian Debt Counsellors?

Our staff have extensive knowledge on insolvency related matters, with the firms founder being a Registered Trustee in Bankruptcy and Liquidator for some 18 years prior to starting Australian Debt Counsellors in 1996.  

Our office's registered debt agreement administrator has been administering debt agreements since 1998 and personally deals with any debt agreement enquiries made by new or existing clients.

Our goal is to provide work out solutions that are tailored to your financial position when looking at your options for dealing with debt.

Regardless of whether you seek assistance from our office or choose another organisation to help resolve your financial difficulties, here are some important sources of information to take into account in the following situations:

When trying to fix your credit file - 

Free help is available for this service at the MoneySmart section of ASIC's website www.asic.gov.au

Struggling to pay everyday living expenses -

The National Debt Helpline is a not-for-profit service that may be able to provide you with assistance

Phone: 1800 007 007

Getting conflicting advice from advisors -

The Australian Financial Security Authority - www.afsa.gov.au

and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission - www.asic.gov.au are the Government departments responsible for overseeing corporate and individual insolvency system in Australia. 

Whilst these departments do not provide advice on what course of action you should take, their websites contain useful information on how the Australian insolvency system operates.