National Foundation for Credit Counseling

  • Education Continues to Dominate NCUF Grants

    Financial education continued to provide the predominant theme underpinning the National Credit Union Foundation's most recent round of grant making, with the NCUF continuing to fund projects that it believes strike at an enduring financial problem effecting a broad swath of American consumers.

  • NCUF Money Awarded to 19 CUs

    Financial education again focus of projects funded by the National Credit Union Foundation.

  • Saving Less

    The National Foundation for Credit Counseling’s fifth annual financial literacy survey has found that some 26% of Americans are spending more, saving less and still carrying credit card debt.

  • Counseling Firm Offers CUs Card Compliance Option

    GreenPath offers card issuers no-charge access to its credit card counseling line.

  • Consumers Negative on CARD Act Advice

    Consumers are doing a poor job of taking advantage of financial counseling services under last year’s CARD Act, the National Foundation for Credit Counseling charged Wednesday.

  • Consumers Vow to Decrease Debt This Year

    Decreasing debt tops most consumers' New Year's resolution lists.

  • Awards

    Allied Solutions, Carmel, Ind., representative Amy Skeptaris received a "Special Teams Player" award from Credit Union West of St. Paul, Minn. The award

  • TMI? Facebook, LinkedIn Cited as Sites for Fraudster Forays

    The very things that make social media so popular also make them a potential problem for credit unions, their members and those in charge of fighting fraud.

  • Act Locally: Protect Your Identity Week Begins Across U.S.

    It's Protect Your Identity Week all across the land, with more than 175 local events planned, including educational workshops, credit report checks, cell phone recycling and free document shredding.

  • Identity Protection Week Set in October

    The third annual nationwide Protect Your Identity Week will be observed Oct. 17-23, a joint project of the Council of Better Business Bureaus and the National Foundation for Credit Counseling.

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