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Getting help with your finances

We're working with Shaw Trust to help you get the debt advice you need

National Debtline and Shaw Trust are here to help you get a fresh start with your finances.

National Debtline is a charity. Our service is always free and our advisers give impartial, non-judgmental debt advice.

We won’t share what you tell us with your creditors - you can always speak to us in confidence.

Call us today

If you are experiencing financial difficulties and you're having trouble paying your bills, you can get free impartial advice.

Call free: 0808 171 3040

This is a dedicated number, only for Shaw Trust participants. This is different from our usual telephone number so that our advisers are best prepared to help you with your situation. You can call us at home or within your appointments at Shaw Trust.

Call free: 0808 171 3040

We are National Debtline - and we can help

  • We're a registered charity, and our services are always free.
  • Each year we help more than 100,000 people just like you.
  • We've been helping people for more than 30 years.
  • We understand household finances can be complicated, and we talk to people in all sorts of situations every day
  • If you haven’t contacted us before, see our Getting ready for advice fact sheet. This explains the information we’ll need to find the right solution for you.

Ways to get in touch

Our expert advisers are waiting to speak to you on 0808 171 3040 anytime between Monday to Friday 9am-8pm and on Saturday 9:30am-1pm.

If you’d prefer to do things online, you can chat to one of our advisers using our webchat service.

As another option, our Digital Advice Tool is available 24/7.