Nonprofit Credit Counseling
We are a nonprofit credit counseling organization committed to educating consumers on financial issues and providing personal assistance to consumers who have become overextended with debt. Our certified credit counselors provide personal assistance through free budget counseling, housing counseling and debt management plans to lower credit card interest rates and monthly payments.
A free budget and credit counseling session can help you pay down debt, manage expenses, plan for the future, and achieve financial peace of mind. During your session, a certified credit counselor will provide you with the following:
- Free Credit Report Review
- Free FICO Score
- Personalized Action Plan and Budget
Overwhelmed by credit card debt? Worried about poor credit? Want to buy a home or plan for retirement? Whatever your financial goals, our certified credit counselors will give you the objective advice you need to achieve them. Credit counseling educates consumers about how to repay their debts and better manage their personal finances. This one-on-one counseling is customized to the client’s unique situation. AFDN consumer credit counselor can help consumers by crafting a new budget and debt repayment plan, all of which is informed by the client’s own financial information. Some clients need the additional help of a formal Debt Management Plan, though the majority benefit from credit counseling alone.
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