MABS, the Money Advice and Budgeting Service, was established by the Department of Social, Community, and Family Affairs in 1992. There are now over (60) offices nationwide.

MABS is the Irish money advice service. We have been helping people deal with the problem of debt for 30 years and have supported many individuals and families with their financial situation, particularly in areas such as Utilities Arrears, Rent Arrears, Mortgage Arrears, and debt issues.

MABS will support you if you’re struggling with debt and need help. You can get impartial advice from MABS to help you manage your money and take control of debt. MABS can offer support online, over the phone, and face to face.

Take back control of your money by taking the first steps with MABS.  

MABS is free, confidential, and independent.


You can contact MABS through:

MABS Helpline:     0818 07 2000, who will refer you immediately to the local service Monday to Friday, 9 am to 8 pm.

WhatsApp: 086 035 3141, Monday to Friday, 9 am to 8 pm

Local Service: 0818 07 2780, Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm


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