In accordance with Governor Lamont's emergency declaration, employees and the public are asked to observe social distancing measures to ensure communal safety and to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). People are asked to work from home and telecommute wherever possible. Adhering to these instructions, the Department of Banking has closed its offices to the public. However, agency staff will continue to provide services to consumers and industry through telework. When contacting the Department, please use electronic communication whenever possible. Agency staff will continue to check voicemails during this time. Consumers are encouraged to use our online form for complaints. If you are unsure where to send an inquiry, you may send it to Department.Banking@ct.gov and it will be routed appropriately. Thank you for your patience during this time.

Debt Adjusters Licensed in Connecticut

“Debt adjustment” means, for or with the expectation of a fee, commission or other valuable consideration, receiving, as agent of a debtor, money or evidences thereof for the purpose of distributing such money or evidences thereof among creditors in full or partial payment of obligations of the debtor.

Note: “debtor” is further defined at Section 36a-655 of the C.G.S.

Connecticut has two types of licenses for debt adjusters: one for persons who are engaged in the business of debt adjustment as a “bona fide nonprofit organization” and one for persons who are engaged in the business of debt adjustment for profit.

Questions concerning debt adjusters may be directed via email to Anne Cappelli at the Consumer Credit Division.


To verify that a debt adjuster is licensed to do business in Connecticut, please use the NMLS Consumer Access link below.

NMLS Consumer Access is a fully searchable website that allows the public to view information concerning state-licensed debt adjusters.

NMLS Consumer Access Button

Debt adjusters licensed to do business in Connecticut are listed alphabetically below by entity name.  All listings include:  entity name, license number, license name and address.  Please click on the link below to download the file.

Downloadable Debt Adjuster Licensee List as of October 1, 2020 

**Windows users tip: once file is downloaded simultaneously select the "control" and "F" keys to find a particular name.