Are you on the "Road to Financial Fitness"?
Attend one of the upcoming “Road to Financial Fitness” workshops and find out how to get there! Learn how to create a successful $pending plan, setting financial goals, understanding your credit report, improving your credit and more!
We will be holding this workshop on Friday, July 17th from 9:30 am to 11:30 am at the Wilkes Barre Career Link, 32 E. Union St. in Wilkes Barre. Please register on-line at http://www.pacareerlink.state.pa.us/ Please call Career Link at 570-822-1101 or stop in if you have any questions!
Carbon County residents – we will be holding this same workshop on July 30 from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Carbon County Career Link, 69 Broadway in Jim Thorpe. Please register on-line at the same site, www.pacareerlink.state.pa.us. For further questions please call Carbon County Career Link at 570-325-2701.
See you there!
Framework for "Building Your Financial House"
We are very excited to present the “Building Your Financial House” monthly series! Our first series is quickly coming to an end! But stay tuned because we will be holding another class shortly! This program is incredible! It’s fun, interactive and most important YOU WILL LEARN things! This could be the most fun and interesting 90 minutes a month you will spend! If you or someone you know wants to move up in a rental, buy their first home or just want to Build Your own Financial House, come on by! Please call our office to register at 570-602-2227 ext. 217!
Are you working to "Sharpen Your Financial Focus"?
Have you taken advantage of our new “Sharpen Your Financial Focus” program yet? If you haven’t you are really missing out on a terrific program! Log into sharpentoday.org and take the on-line self assesment of your finances, MyMoneyCheckUp and see where you stand! Schedule your appointment and review your credit report with one of our Certified Financial Professionals! Then take advantage of either a financial workshop or schedule a follow-up appointment to see how you’re doing!
Plus, if you take the MyMoneyCheckUp financial assessment and visit with one of our Certified Financial Professionals, you could take advantage of Experian’s freecreditscore.com program FREE for 12 months! That’s a year of unlimited access to your credit report and score, calculators, articles on credit, free Credit Monitoring, all kinds of bells and whistles! Plus they have just added a new “Alerts on the Go” app!
And it’s all FREE!!!!!!! So what are you waiting for?! Do the MyMoneyCheckUp assessment, schedule your appointment and start to “Sharpen Your Financial Focus” today!
CCCS has instituted a Refer-A-Friend program for all active DMP clients. When you refer a friend/family member to the program, and if they enroll successfully on the DMP, your maintenance fee will be waived for three months. Please see our Winter 2011 “Consumer Connection” for more details or call (800)922-9537 to receive your coupon in the mail. Only one referral per client.
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Notes from CCCS
CCCS is a non-profit 501c3 based in Northeastern Pennsylvania but serving clients across the region and state. Our certified, highly trained counselors have a unique knowledge of credit and housing issues. We are local to your community and have extensive experience with all the resources available to consumers. We are a member of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, HUD and PHFA certified to provide pre-purchase and post-purchase housing counseling and certified with the Council on Accreditation. We provide Bankruptcy Credit Counseling and Bankruptcy Debtor Education throughout Pennsylvania. We are a United Way Agency, and licensed with the PA Dept of Banking. When choosing a Debt Management or Counseling Agency, choose carefully, and choose the agency that will put the client first!