Debt Advice Foundation

Debt Advice Foundation

Charity information

Debt Advice Foundation

Debt Advice Foundation is a registered national debt advice and education charity (Reg No 1148498) offering free, confidential support and advice to anyone worried about loans, credit and debt.

Founded 2002

  • Mission statement

    At the heart of the charity’s philosophy is the prevention and cure of unmanageable consumer debt. Whilst our primary focus is on helping those that are in need of advice and support today, we strongly believe that engaging with the next generation of credit users to foster a more responsible attitude to borrowing and saving is key to tackling the burgeoning levels of UK personal debt.

  • Aims

    Debt Advice Foundation aims to:

    • To promote education, for the public benefit, in financial capability and money management so as to reduce the likelihood of debt misuse;
    • To help people with debt problems to gain access to appropriate solutions that will help them;
    • The provision free, impartial and appropriate advice to people with unaffordable debt;
    • To undertake or fund research to understand why problem debt happens and its effect on individuals, families and the wider United Kingdom economy and to disseminate useful results.”
  • Overview

    Established: March 2002

    Registered Charity Number: 1148498

    Board members: 4

    Full time staff: 7

    Phone number: 01254778404

    Address: 1 Anchor Court Commercial Road Darwen Blackburn BB3 0DB

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