Finding help with debt

Finding help with debt

January 24, 2020

If you have student loan debt, we are very well qualified to help clients navigate through the ins and outs of setting up a payment plan. See our other articles about techniques student loan repayment.

Other debt, particularly credit card debt, may require more specialized services offered through the following non-profit organizations:

  • The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) is the resource I've used in the past to help people find not-for-profit agencies in their area that help with debt elimination: https://www.nfcc.org/
  • Other resources for where overspending, under-earning, and/or debt feels overwhelming and emotionally charged, consider the non-profit http://debtorsanonymousdc.org/ an organization founded on the successful principals of Alcoholics Anonymous. The link to their national website is https://debtorsanonymous.org/
  • Some company employee assistance programs (EAPs) can offer short term help with employees struggling with making ends meet while trying to pay off debt.