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National Debtline

Advice you can trust

Debt types

Find out more about your creditors

Use this section to find out more about the types of debt that you have and the enforcement powers that each of your creditors has.  You will need this information before deciding on the best option to deal with your debts.

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Your debts

  • Different creditors have different ways of getting their money back from you.
  • It is important that you have a good understanding of the powers that each of your creditors have before you decide on the best way to deal with your debts.

This page lists the main types of debts that you may have and gives links to more information that will help you to deal with your debts.