From dreaming about your future to having the money skills to live it.

I know what I want.
Now I've got the money skills to get it done.

Your life so far has been all about getting ahead. Now get the financial advice and skills you need to keep the momentum going to turn the rest of your dreams into reality.

Schedule a one-on-one meeting with an NFCC® Certified Credit Counselor today to review your financial situation.

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We can help you.1

1

Learn

how to navigate the U.S. financial system.

2

Establish

a credit history and good credit score.

3

Get

advice on affording college.

4

Buy

a home.

5

Open

and manage a business.

6

Stay

safe from scams and fraud.

1Results are not guaranteed.

Why choose us?

For more than 60 years, the NFCC and its member agencies have helped individuals and small business owners with their financial questions and concerns.

Nonprofit

No one is turned away. You always know where you stand and who to call with questions.

Local to you

NFCC member agency offices nationwide are staffed by NFCC® Certified Credit Counselors who understand you, your background, needs and goals.

Confidential

NFCC Member Quality Standards mandate high caliber, professional, confidential counseling and education services.

I made the call.*

Kicked that annoying debt to the curb!

My debt got so bad that I could barely look my kids in the eyes. I wanted more for them and for me, but I needed help. I made the call that gave me control. Now, I’m able to plan for their future and mine.

*Stories above represent a compilation of actual NFCC client experiences.

Real results.

Working with an NFCC® Certified Credit Counselor has already made the difference for thousands of consumers and business owners like you. Working with us, can make a difference in how you feel about your money skills, and help you realize your financial goals.

SHARPEN YOUR FINANCIAL FOCUS™ PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS REPORT2 THAT…

now pay debt more consistently.

have improved their overall financial confidence.

are better at managing their money.

2The evaluation of the Sharpen Your Financial Focus program is being conducted by researchers at The Ohio State University.

Take action.

MyMoneyCheckUp® is a FREE online self-assessment tool designed to increase your money skills and provide you with the next steps you need to take to improve your sense of financial well-being.

As a tool, it is the part of the Sharpen Your Financial Focus® program. After taking the assessment, you can schedule a one-on-one financial review with a member agency near you. Later you can follow up by taking a targeted financial education session.

Everyone who participates will end up with a financial action plan.

Be informed.

To help you make the best decisions for yourself and your family, we provide useful tools and other resources for managing your money.
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WHO IS THE NFCC?

We are the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC). Founded in 1951, the NFCC is the nation’s first and largest nonprofit dedicated to improving people’s financial well-being.

NFCC members help millions of consumers like you through community-based offices serving all 50 states and Puerto Rico. Each NFCC member agency has earned our seal by adhering to high standards and ethical practices designed to help you achieve financial stability.

For more on the NFCC, visit www.NFCC.org

THANK YOU TO OUR EXCLUSIVE SUPPORTERS

The Sharpen Your Financial Focus program is an initiative of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) in partnership with a broad cross-section of supporters. Together, we are committed to increasing the financial well-being of Americans. This initiative is partially funded by Bank of America, Chase, SunTrust Foundation, Synchrony Financial, Wells Fargo and other major financial institutions. We thank all funders and partners who make this program possible.

For more information, visit www.SharpenToday.org