By enhancing the national footprint of our credit counseling network, consumers now have even more opportunities to take advantage of quality counseling and find solutions to their financial concerns.
Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 18, 2012
The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) is pleased to announce that American Financial Solutions (AFS) has joined the NFCC network of nonprofit credit counseling agencies.
“The NFCC is proud to welcome American Financial Solutions as our newest member, “said Susan C. Keating, president and CEO of the NFCC. “By enhancing the national footprint of our credit counseling network, consumers now have even more opportunities to take advantage of quality counseling and find solutions to their financial concerns.”
AFS is a division of the North Seattle Community College Foundation, with home offices in Bremerton and Seattle, Washington, and holds an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau.
Established in 1999, American Financial Solutions, a non-profit 501(c) 3 financial education and credit counseling agency, has helped more than 750,000 people find solutions for managing their money and changing their financial lives for the better.
AFS is accredited by the Council on Accreditation, offering credit counseling services in 48 states and the District of Columbia. Additionally, AFS provides HUD-approved foreclosure intervention assistance, pre-purchase housing counseling, along with bankruptcy pre-filing counseling and pre-discharge debtor education.
“The NFCC is the nation's longest-serving association of nonprofit credit counseling agencies, and has assisted its members to provide financial counseling and education to consumers for 60 years,” said Hank Keaton, president and CEO of American Financial Solutions. “We are proud to be joining the NFCC, because we share its vision of promoting financially responsible behavior by providing the highest quality financial education and counseling services available.”
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/.