Credit Counselors

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  • Mail Clerk - Level 1 - Garden State Consumer Credit Counseling, Inc - Englishtown, NJ

    We provide compassionate financial counseling to consumers nationwide in the areas of personal finance, consumer credit , student loans, foreclosure prevention, housing, disaster recovery, bankruptcy ...

  • Financial Counselor/Consumer Lender - Clearwater Credit Union - Bozeman, MT

    Clearwater is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) credit union headquartered in ... We are pleased to be accepting applications for a Financial Counselor /Consumer Lender , also known ...

  • Counselor (Native American Pathway) - Southwestern Community College District - Chula Vista, CA

    Academic Counselor /Coordinator - Native American and Indigenous Learning Community Department ... credit to credit pathway, short term programs, university transfer, associate degree and ...

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What Credit counselors Do

Advise and educate individuals or organizations on acquiring and managing debt. May provide guidance in determining the best type of loan and explain loan requirements or restrictions. May help develop debt management plans or student financial aid packages. May advise on credit issues, or provide budget, mortgage, bankruptcy, or student financial aid counseling.


Credit counselor Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 33,800
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $47,580

Job Outlook for Credit counselors

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 3,000
  • Growth rate: 9 percent (As fast as average)

How to Become a Credit counselor

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: Bachelor's degree
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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