Newly Blended Trade Association Moves Forward in Debt Relief Industry

It’s always nice to see groups in the debt relief industry come together for the greater good. Effective in the early hours of 2016, two trade groups, mostly representing credit counseling organizations, decided to merge to become something bigger and better. The Association of Credit Counseling Professionals, Inc., known as ACCPros, and the Financial Counseling … Read more

The Association of Credit Counseling Professionals Releases Student Loan Counseling Boot Camp Videos

Student loans; the majority of college bound students can’t do without them, yet many don’t understand their options when it comes time to begin repayment. The February 2015 Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York reports that student loan debt increased $77billion year over year, now standing … Read more

Military Debt Management Agency MDMA Hits Military and Consumers for Student Loan Help

A tipster (send in your tips here) sent me a fee schedule from the non-profit credit counseling group Military Debt Management Agency (MDMA) in Florida. The reader was concerned that this non-profit 501(c)3 IRS approved charity that is supposed to be helping military members and general consumers was taking advantage of those with federal government … Read more

Credit Counseling Industry Education Series

The Association of Credit Counseling Professionals (ACCPros) is offering a FREE education series to the Credit Counseling industry. They say they are offering this not only to improve Best Practices in the industry but to also promote their association. ACCPros states it is unique in the industry as a 501c6 trade association which allows them … Read more

Association of Credit Counseling Professionals (ACCPROS) Review

Address: Association of Credit Counseling Professionals c/o Russell Graves, Interim President PO Box 866 Marmora, NJ 08223 Website: accpros.org Description: ACCPROS is a new credit counseling trade association that is trying to come onto the scene and do a better job of protecting consumers than some of the other trade associations are doing. Some, it … Read more