Financial Education & Counseling

Any of a variety of programs that provide information or education regarding financial matters, including basic financial education and individualized credit and financial counseling programs.

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Billings, MT

1620 Alderson Avenue
Suite 27
Billings, MT 59102
Phone: 406-656-4370
Address:
1620 Alderson Avenue
Suite 27
Billings, MT 59102
Phone: 406-656-4370
Fax: 406-656-2925
Services Provided: Debt counseling and guidance, debt management planning, credit reports pulled and read, employee assistance programs, education for individuals and businesses, public speaking, credit reporting, budgeting, credit cards, bankruptcy, mortgage reducing plans and debt managment plans.
Source: Montana Children's Special Health Services
Last Updated: 8/1/2013

Great Falls, MT

410 Central Ave, Suite 401
PO Box 2326
Great Falls, MT 59403
Phone: 406-454-5709
Address:
410 Central Ave, Suite 401
PO Box 2326
Great Falls, MT 59403
Phone: 406-454-5709
Toll Free Phone: 877-275-2227
Fax: 406-761-8622
Services Provided:

Financial Peace of Mind. Advise and counsel individuals and families on financial matters. Provides programs and develops partnerships to help youth, individuals and families achieve economic independence by using strategies that people Earn, Keep and Grow Assets.

Source: Montana Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 6/15/2020

Helena, MT

432 N Last Chance Gulch Ste R
PO Box 459 Helena, MT 59624
Helena, MT 59501
Phone: 406-449-4663
Address:
432 N Last Chance Gulch Ste R
PO Box 459 Helena, MT 59624
Helena, MT 59501
Phone: 406-449-4663
Fax: 406-841-2841
Email: info@helenahabitat.org
Services Provided:

Dedicated to building affordable housing with low income people. Persons wishing to apply should call to have names placed on mailing list. Financial donations to Habitat for Humanity are tax deductible and can be designated to be used locally. Additional Info: Volunteers needed for all phases of program planning & home construction. No professional knowledge necessary however, skilled volunteers are encouraged to apply. Contact office for volunteer information and application.

Also offers Financial Education programs. Learn life-long skills that will help you plan and prepare for a secure future for you and your family.  New Beginnings is a six-week course designed as a program for family financial fitness.  You can take control of your finances, get out of debt, improve your income and establish a solid financial base for your life.  Learn to understand budgeting, spending, borrowing, credit, banking, saving and tax responsibilities with an Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC).

Source: Montana Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 6/15/2020

Kalispell, MT

Address:
PO Box 8300
Kalispell, MT 59904
Phone: 406-752-6565
Toll Free Phone: 800-344-5979
Email: info@capnwmt.org
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Languages Spoken: English
Eligibility: CAPNM serves Flathead, Lake, Lincoln and Sanders Counties
Services Provided: CAPNM is a private, non-profit Community Action Agency with the overall mission to provide services and advocacy to alleviate poverty, improve lives and strengthen our communities. Services include Energy Assistance, Home Weatherization, Housing Assistance and Employment Training programs.
Source: Montana Children's Special Health Services
Last Updated: 3/28/2018

Missoula, MT

1535 Liberty Ln, Ste. 116A
Missoula, MT 59808
Phone: 406-532-4663
Address:
1535 Liberty Ln, Ste. 116A
Missoula, MT 59808
Phone: 406-532-4663
Fax: 406-541-0239
Services Provided: OUR MISSION
Homeword uses sustainable methods to provide safe, healthy homes people can afford and strengthens community through housing counseling and education for those in need.

* Homebuyer Education
* Renter workshop
* Financial Education
* Counseling Services
Source: Montana Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 1/10/2020

Nationwide

Address:
PO Box 105283
Atlanta, GA 30348
Phone: 877-322-8228
Eligibility: Free credit reports available to everyone yearly.
Services Provided: Federal law requires each of the three nationwide consumer credit reporting companies, Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion, provide consumers a free credit report every 12 months if interested. This website allows users to request a credit report from any or all of the companies annually.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
75 Pearl Street, Suite 205
Portland, ME 04101
Address:
75 Pearl Street, Suite 205
Portland, ME 04101
Email: feedback@disabilitycouncil.org
Services Provided: Website provides helpful resources and information to wage earners, their families, the media, employers and anyone concerned about disability and the personal and financial impact it can have.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
6213 N Cloverdale Rd
Suite 100
Boise, ID 83713
Phone: 208-378-0200
Address:
6213 N Cloverdale Rd
Suite 100
Boise, ID 83713
Phone: 208-378-0200
Toll Free Phone: 866-688-3328
Fax: 888-347-1143
Eligibility: Anyone
Services Provided:

Debt Reduction Services is a non profit full service debt management and credit counseling service organization.

Free budget and credit counseling, free credit report reviews, low cost debt management programs and free community wide educational programs.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/4/2020
3995 Hagers Grove Road South East
Salem, OR 97317
Phone: 855-435-7787 x24
Address:
3995 Hagers Grove Road South East
Salem, OR 97317
Phone: 855-435-7787 x24
Fax: 310-807-4103
Email: info@helpishere.org
Eligibility: Senior citizens and disabled persons who receive pensions or social security income.
Services Provided: Legal representation for the purpose of communicating with debt collectors. Collection calls and letters go to the main office. If tax debt or student loans are an issue, will work with government agencies to achieve zero payment programs or uncollectible status. No eligible person is turned away.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/24/2020
Organization Name: Homeownership Preservation Foundation
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Address:
Phone: 888-995-4673
Eligibility: 200 languages
Services Provided: 24/7 hotline with housing counselors to help individuals avoid foreclosure and stay current on mortgage payments. Can act as a liaison with your lender, provide information, offer professional guidance, identify options, and connect you to additional resources.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/3/2020
150 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 347-850-2656
Address:
150 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 347-850-2656
Eligibility: Must have Social Security Card. Based on Income. Check website for details on the types of debt.
Services Provided: Provides free assistance for those facing financial distress by assisting individuals to navigate through the process of filing for personal bankruptcy (Chapter 7). A nonprofit.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/9/2020