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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About the FCRC

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Professional Development for Members

The Professional Development Calendar is designed to meet the needs of financial counsellors at all levels of practice.

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Latest News

2 May 2014

Commission of Audit recommendation to cut funding for financial counselling fails struggling families

Thousands of Victorian working families, pensioners and those in financial hardship will be the.. Continue »

27 April 2014

FCA Conference 2014

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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 »

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Member Update

Have you renewed your membership for 2014?

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FCRC Annual Conference 2014

The conference will be held at the Novotel Creswick, in September, on the 10th, 11th and 12th.


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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