Free vs paid bankruptcy advice

There are a number of companies offering debt consolidation and bankruptcy advice, but if you find yourself in this situation, you may be better off contacting the free National Debt Helpline on 1800 007 007 or by visiting

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Hi Brendan,

The article contains some very useful advice. However, some people with debt problems will not associate themselves with the word “bankruptcy”.

It might be worth changing the wording used in the headings to this thread and the associated article.