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National Debtline

Advice you can trust

Coronavirus - we can help


We know many people are worried about their finances right now. We are here to help. Like many employers, we are taking steps to look after our staff in line with public health guidance but we are open to give you the advice and support you need.


1. For instant information and guidance see our Coronavirus fact sheet.

2. Webchat with a specialist adviser 9am - 8pm Monday to Friday.

3. Call to speak to an adviser on 0808 808 4000 9am - 8pm Monday to Friday.

4. Use our Digital Advice Tool to do a budget if you're ready and get online advice about your debt solution options. 


We're working hard to take as many calls and webchats as possible. We want to help, and are grateful for your understanding about any delays there might be to get through.

Updated 1 April 2020  


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1. Tell us about your situation

2. We work out your budget

3. See your debt solutions

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How to deal with debt


how to deal with debt


Download our free guide and take your first steps towards a fresh start with your finances. Our new ‘How to deal with debt’ guide will help you to:

  • know what you’ve really got;
  • maximise your money; and
  • choose your debt solution.

More than eight million people in the UK have financial difficulties. We know that this can be tough to deal with. It can sometimes feel overwhelming, but there are solutions.

Coronavirus advice and support


If you are worried about the impact of Coronavirus on your finances, our fact sheet provides advice and information that can help.

Work out your budget

Our budget tool will help you to work out what you have coming in, how much you are spending and what you have left to pay your debts.

When you have completed your budget you can use your summary budget to negotiate with your creditors.                

Debt advice fact sheets

Our fact sheets give debt advice and information on a wide range of debt issues and debt solutions. These are our most popular fact sheets:

Get in touch

Call us for free debt advice on

0808 808 4000

Webchat with an adviser

Monday to Friday: 9am - 8pm



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