Registered Debt counsellors act under the National Credit Act and are responsible to assist consumers with debt. The appointed Debt counsellor assist consumers to handle their finances and help over-indebted consumers free themselves from debt. Debt counsellors interact with creditors, offer advice and assist consumers in court proceedings on behalf of their customers.
Debt counsellors main function is to reduce debt by:
A debt counsellor will ensure that your finances and debt gets looked after.
Most consumers take between 36 and 60 months to pay off their debt under debt counselling especially if there are home loans and vehicle finance included under debt review. We have seen some of our clients pay off their debt much quicker than the average by increasing their contribution annually. Please visit our calculator page to get a rough estimate of the amount of time it will take you to repay your debt.