The Financial & Consumer Rights Council

We provide resources and support to financial counsellors.

Financial Counsellors assist Victorians in financial difficulty
by providing information, support and advocacy.

Working within the community sector, their
services are free, independent and confidential.

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Do You Need Free Financial Counselling?

Although we don't offer financial counselling ourselves, you can enter your postcode or suburb to the left to find your nearest financial counsellor. This works best with Google Chrome as your browser.

Financial counselling services are free.

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Latest News

24 March 2014

Economic Evidence About the Benefits of Financial Counselling – $5 return for each $1 invested

A cost-benefit analysis of financial counselling services funded by the Wyatt Trust in South.. Continue »

19 December 2013

FCRC Christmas Campaign 2013

Tradition was defied this holiday season and Christmas was celebrated to a very different tune this.. Continue »

5 September 2013

ITSA name change

ITSA (Insolvency and Trustee Service of Australia) is now called the Australian Financial Security.. Continue »

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Member Update

Rank the Bank Report

The Rank the Bank Report reveals differences in how the big four banks treat Victorians doing it tough.

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FCRC Annual Conference 2013

The conference was held in the second week of September

We are looking forward to updating you with pictures and feedback soon!  Stay tuned!

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Become a Financial Counsellor

Interested in a career in financial counselling?

Learn more about the nationally accredited Diploma of Community Services (Financial Counselling).

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