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FSCS Consumer Helpline: 020 7892 7300
FSA Consumer Helpline: From UK: 0845 606 1234
FSA Consumer Helpline 0845 606 1234 (minicom/textphone: 08457 300 104 call rates may vary). The helpline is open from 0800 and 1800 from Monday to Friday.
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Help with debt
Consumer Credit Counselling Service
The CCCS is a registered charity which aims to assist people who are in financial difficulty by providing free, independent, impartial and realistic advice.
The CCCS freephone helpline is open from 0800 BST to 2000 BST Monday to Friday.
Tel: 0800 138 1111
Citizens Advice provides free, confidential, and independent advice from over 3,200 locations.
Advice is available face-to-face, by telephone, and sometimes by e-mail. Most bureaux offer home visits.
National Debtline is a national telephone helpline for people with debt problems in England, Scotland and Wales. The service is free, confidential and independent.
Helpline: 0808 808 4000