Greenpath Pays Credit Counselors More

A reader forwarded me a link to a site called Glassdoor where people can do salary searches for specific jobs by salary or opening. The results are kind of interesting. If you sought to be paid the most as a credit counselor, according to Glassdoor, the last place you want to work is Arizona Federal … Read more

Credit Counseling Industry Accused in Potential Historic Turning Point Lawsuit

A lawsuit I’ve been following since it became publicly available back in the middle of October has become a major milestone in what could spell the death of credit counseling as we know it I first learned of this case about six months ago when it was developing but I’d not written anything about it … Read more

Non-Profit Credit Counselor CEOs Making Big Bucks

Thanks to a tipster (send in your tips here) I was directed to an article that appeared recently titled Non-profit credit advisers cash in; CEOs earn big as consumers struggle. The article does make some interesting observations that some of the larger non-profit credit counseling groups do pay their CEOs a tremendous amount of money … Read more

Should I Stick With CCCS of San Francisco or Go With the National Debt Relief Initiative and Pathway Financial Management? – Tina

“Dear Steve, I have acquired some credit card debt and last year found myself not being able to keep up with my payments. I had $34k in debt and went through a program through my credit union called Balance for Debt Consolidation. I started on a DMP July 2009 with Consumer Credit Counseling Service located … Read more