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* * *debt counselling UK US UK (US debt counseling) noun [U] FINANCE► the activity of giving people financial help and advice about managing debt, for example, helping them plan better ways to pay back money that they owe: »
Free help is available from debt counselling services.
Financial and business terms. 2012.
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counselling */*/ — UK [ˈkaʊns(ə)lɪŋ] / US [ˈkaʊnsəlɪŋ] noun [uncountable] advice and help that you give someone with their problems, especially as your job She was offered counselling after the attack. debt counselling … English dictionary
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Consumer Credit Counselling Service — The Consumer Credit Counselling Service (CCCS) is a debt charity registered in the United Kingdom. The organisation offers debt counselling and money management and can be contacted through its freephone telephone helpline or online through… … Wikipedia
credit counselling — UK US UK (US credit counseling) noun [U] (also consumer credit counselling) ► FINANCE the job of giving consumers advice on how to manage their money and control their debt: »credit counseling agencies → See also DEBT COUNSELLING(Cf. ↑debt… … Financial and business terms