Finding trusted sources for personal debt advice is not always easy. In addition to the information and support that is available on any of Wilmott Turner’s web sites, you may also find the following debt help resources of use:
The Government’s Insolvency Service has produced a useful guide to personal debt solutions which you might find useful: “Options for paying off your debts“.
The Money Advice Service (MAS) are an independent service set up by the Government to provide people with free advice about all aspects of personal finances.
For help from MAS if you are struggling with debt please follow this link: MAS – Help if you are struggling with debt.
MAS have also produced a useful 5 point check list which you should read before making your final decison about which debt solution and provider is right for you: MAS: Dealing with Debt – 5 Things You Should Know
The Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) provide free advice and help in relation to debt, benefits, housing, legal, discrimination, employment, immigration, consumer and other problems. You can check how to get advice from the CAB by clicking on this link: Advice from the CAB.
National Debtline is a free national telephone helpline for people with debt problems in England, Wales and Scotland. They are operated by the Money Advice Trust, a charity formed in 1991. They can be contacted on their helpline: 0808 808 4000 or via their website: National Debtline
Step Change is a registered charity whose purpose is to assist people in financial difficulty. Step Change are one of the organisations who can help implement Debt Relief Orders. They can be contacted by telephone: 0800 138 1111 or via their website: Step Change
We recommend the following websites if you are specifically interested in debt solutions for Scotland:
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