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The National Debt Helpline provides free, confidential and independent financial counselling for any Australian who is experiencing financial difficulty.

Help when you are in debt

According to a recent ACOSS survey, this month’s cuts to the Coronavirus Supplement, JobSeeker and JobKeeper payments will mean extreme hardship for 1.6 million people. If this is you, you are not alone.

The National Debt Helpline provides free financial counselling services which can help you to consolidate and reduce your debt. If you are having trouble paying bills or making repayments, you can access this service either over the phone or online via live chat.

The National Debt Helpline website has resources and information on managing your debt, seeking extra funds or navigating complex situations including financial abuse, domestic and family violence and financial hardship, bushfire recovery, mental health and a dedicated COVID-19 Survival Guide which discusses COVID-19 changes to accessing your Super early, Government Assistance, Emergency Financial Assistance, rent and mortgage payments, utilities and rates, and bankruptcy changes.


Phone: 1800 007 007
LiveChat: www.ndh.org.au
Monday to Friday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm 

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