Glossary of debt terms
Explains some of the commonly used words and terms in the areas of problem debt and personal insolvency.
Money Advice and Budgeting Service
The Money Advice and Budgeting Service is a free, confidential service for people who have problems with money management and debt.
Rules for specific debts
A guide to the rules and practices around specific types of debt.
Outlines the rules governing debt collection.
Court proceedings for recovering debts
A description of how debts are recovered through the Courts system.
Enforcement of debt judgments
Describes how a creditor can enforce a court judgment made against a debtor.
Describes how credit ratings work and how to access your credit history.
What happens to debts after death?
Explains what happens to debts after a debtor has died.
If you have a question relating to this topic you can contact the Citizens Information Phone Service on 0761 07 4000 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 8pm) or you can visit your local Citizens Information Centre.