If your business is struggling with cash flow or more fundamental financial problems, don't wait until you get swamped with debt. You can take control by talking to people who understand business.

Business Boost

- is a new business support service offering a range of fully funded advice and guidance for new or existing businesses up to three years old.

Contact them on 0800 592872.

Business Debtline

- offers free professional and expert debt advice over the phone and is run by the charity the Money Advice Trust.

Contact them on 0800 1976026.

Citizens Advice East Devon

- provides free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.

Contact them on 03444 111 444 or 0300 330 0650 for mobiles.