Financial Counsellors assist South Australians in financial difficulty by providing information, support and advocacy for their clients. Financial Counsellors work within the Community sector. Their services are free, independent and confidential.See the SAFCA Brochure »
Although we don’t offer financial counselling ourselves, you can enter your postcode or suburb to the right to find your nearest financial counsellor. Financial counselling services are free.
Struggling to pay the mortgage or rent or juggling debts? Talk to a phone financial counsellor from anywhere in Australia by ringing: 1800 007 007 (Mon to Thurs: 9.30am–8pm and Friday: 9.30am-4.30pm) And remember – the sooner you ring the more options you will have!
Enjoy the benefits of membership and representation by your South Australian sector peak body for financial counsellors.
18 January 2018
Centrelink has given companies accused of exploitation and misconduct direct access to welfare..Continue »
9 January 2018
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12 December 2017
The Turnbull Government has announced that Treasury will review the current rules governing early..Continue »
20 November 2017
We recently issued 4 infringement notices to Red Balloon Pty Ltd for charging four of its customers..Continue »
7 November 2017
The ACTU has launched a campaign calling on the federal government and the Fair Work Commission to..Continue »
We are holding 2 PD Days on March 21 and 22 2018. Each day will have the same content pitched at a difference level so you only need to come along to one of these days. Day 1 is pitched for Newer FC’s and FCW’s where Day 2 Is pitched for more Experienced FC’s.
Volunteer/Unemployed Members $45
Employed Members $80
Costs are all +GST & Booking fee
See your emails for more information
Learn more about the nationally accredited Diploma of Financial Counselling. You can also read about the latest positions vacant for Financial Counsellors in Australia by going to our Careers PageLearn more »