Debt Review Blog

Get free tips, advice and news on debt review and finance in general

Beware of “Cheap” Debt Review

Beware of “Cheap” Debt Review

As a rule of thumb, it's good to remember, that Lowest Instalment = Costly Repercussions Cost-cutting is great, but when researching Debt Counsellors this should not take top priority. The cheapest debt review often has serious repercussions for the consumer as the...

The True Cost of A Payment Holiday

The True Cost of A Payment Holiday

Whether you have taken the payment holiday or are considering it, it's always best to have all the right information to help your decision. Here is an example of what that would look like. Assumptions 1/4/2015 Granted bond in the amount of R1,500,000 Interest rate of...

DRC Cares – Adelaide Drought Relief

DRC Cares – Adelaide Drought Relief

DRC Cares – Adelaide Drought Relief DRC Cares is a community assistance program we have established early 2018 which focuses on giving back to our community. We are inundated with requests and attempt to assist where we can, although it is not always possible to meet...

The Festive Debt Trap: How to avoid it this year

The Festive Debt Trap: How to avoid it this year

February is our busiest time of the year, with many people waking up to the reality that they have more debt than they can afford to pay. We hope this post will enlighten some people and keep them out of trouble in 2020. Here is how it all unfolds for most people. ...

Cancelling Debt With Debt Review

Cancelling Debt With Debt Review

This is a real-life scenario... In specific cases, your debt could be written-off. Mr. Laubscher had been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis.  When we consulted with them during 2016, Mr. Laubscher was already unable to work and Mrs. Laubscher was the sole breadwinner....

Reckless Credit Allegations

Creditors can sometimes extend credit to people who they know, can't afford to pay them back. This is of course irresponsible from their part and it always ends badly for consumers. Debt Review Centre has on many occasions successfully brought Reckless Credit...

Common Misconceptions About Debt Review

Common Misconceptions About Debt Review

Here are some common misconceptions or misunderstandings about Debt Review When you apply for Debt Review, you are blacklisted. Debt Review takes 5 years to complete I have to appear in Court when I am in Debt Review Debt Counsellors just take your money and do not...

Debt Review Port Elizabeth

Do you need help with debt review in Port Elizabeth? Endless piles of notices, final demands, and phone-calls from creditors can be incredibly stressful. At Debt Review Centre we help overburdened and over-extended consumers living in Port Elizabeth, and other parts...

Debt Review Johannesburg

Do you need help with debt review in Johannesburg A Debt Review programme takes the sting out of repayments for Johannesburg consumers who have ended up with too much debt. Your creditors are taken care of with one easy, affordable monthly instalment – and you are set...

Debt Review Durban

Do you need help with debt review in Durban? While many consumers in Durban, and other parts of South Africa, may feel like they are trapped in an ocean of debt all by themselves, the Debt Review process offers a lifeline to get you out of the murky debt waters. In...