Online tools

Our online tools will help you to
improve your computer skills, develop
your maths and English as well as access
to help you look for work.


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Get help with managing and budgeting your money

The Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS) is a free money advice service set up by the State to help and guide you with any debt problems to get you back on track with your finances.

Using MABS could not be simpler. There are many ways to use their services:

  • Website – there are lots of tools and resources online to help and guide you;
  • Helpline – open Monday to Friday, 9am to 8pm. The number is 0761 07 2000; and 
  • A face-to-face service is available in more than 65 locations nationwide;

Here are some tools we think are essential. 

Self help guide – an online, interactive tool to help you understand your current financial situation and give you the skills and tools to improve it.

Budgeting tool – if you aren’t in debt and would like to understand how to budget and manage money and how to make changes to reduce spending, this is a great tool.

Assess your situation – find help and guidance on where to go for your needs.