National Foundation for Credit Counseling Adds New Member

Novadebt Credit Counseling Joins National Nonprofit Network

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We are delighted to welcome Novadebt as the newest member of the NFCC.

Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 11, 2011

The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) is proud to welcome Novadebt to the NFCC network of nonprofit credit counseling agencies.

“We are delighted to welcome Novadebt as the newest member of the NFCC,” said Susan C. Keating, president and CEO of the NFCC. “Novadebt has for years demonstrated its commitment to quality credit counseling and will be a strong asset to the NFCC. Given the challenging financial circumstances of so many Americans, it will be our shared goal to expand the solutions for clients to achieve greater financial stability.”

Novadebt, founded in 1991, assisted more than 130,000 consumers over the last year through counseling, educational workshops and community outreach programs, helping to move them from financial distress into financial wellness. During the same timeframe, more than 340,000 pieces of free financial education materials were distributed.

Novadebt is a non-profit financial management social service organization, providing free financial and housing counseling services through their 160 certified counselors. Counseling is provided in-person or by phone, with the consumer choosing the delivery channel that best meets their needs.

Enjoying an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, the company demonstrates a customer-focused, unrelenting commitment to quality and customer satisfaction. The primary mission of the organization is to assist families and individuals in need by providing free financial education, community outreach and housing and credit counseling services.

Novadebt is a HUD-approved housing counseling agency, is certified by the Council on Accreditation, and is an Executive Office of the United States Trustee (EOUST) approved provider of the mandated bankruptcy pre-filing counseling and pre-discharge education.

“Through our membership in the NFCC, Novadebt expects to broaden our reach providing empathetic, and highly skilled service to individuals and families who face financial crisis,” said Joel Greenberg, President and CEO of Novadebt. “In these times of historic need, the NFCC has played an important role in the delivery of these necessary services. Novadebt looks forward to our new partnership with such a well-respected organization.”

The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC), founded in 1951, is the nation’s largest and longest serving national nonprofit credit counseling organization. The NFCC’s mission is to promote the national agenda for financially responsible behavior, and build capacity for its members to deliver the highest-quality financial education and counseling services. NFCC Members annually help more than three million consumers through close to 800 community-based offices nationwide. For free and affordable confidential advice through a reputable NFCC Member, call (800) 388-2227, (en Español (800) 682-9832) or visit http://www.nfcc.org. Visit us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/NFCCDebtAdvice, on Twitter: twitter.com/NFCCDebtAdvice, on YouTube: http://www.YouTube.com/NFCC09 and our blog: http://financialeducation.nfcc.org/.

Gail Cunningham
(202) 677-4355 – direct
(240) 672-2700 – cell
gcunningham(at)nfcc(dot)org

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