Posts Categorized: Press Release

Riverside, California (January 4, 2018) Credit.org has once again achieved national accreditation through the New York-based Council on Accreditation (COA). Credit.org provides educational services that promote financial literacy, quality financial coaching, debt management solutions, and pathways to affordable housing. COA accreditation is an objective, independent, and reliable validation of an agency’s performance. Credit.org has been accredited…

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Credit.org is providing consumers with creative money saving tips as the holiday shopping season approaches. The recommendations reflect our mission to provide and promote financial literacy for all consumers. By following our tips you’ll avoid starting the new year with new debt and the accompanying guilt about how much you spent. 10 tips for shoppers who are feeling…

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Non-Profit Counseling Agency Makes Web Identity Its Public Face Riverside, CA (September 6, 2016) – Springboard Nonprofit Consumer Credit Management, Inc. announced it is changing its consumer facing brand name and will now be known as credit.org. The organization remains committed to its mission of empowering lives through financial education, and this name change more…

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Springboard Nonprofit Consumer Credit Management, Inc. (Springboard) is encouraging consumers to jump start their savings program by participating in America Saves Week, the campaign that occurs annually to encourage better savings habits among all Americans. This year, America Saves Week is recognized February 19-26. Research indicates that most Americans today are not saving adequately for…

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Cupid will likely try to convince shoppers to put their good financial judgment aside this Valentine’s Day, and instead don heart-shaped financial blinders when shopping for that special gift. The National Retail Federation estimates that consumers will spend $17.6 billion during this one holiday, or $126 per person, up 8.5 percent from 2011. “This spending…

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This is the time of year that many people re-evaluate themselves and adopt resolutions for self-improvement. While improved physical fitness usually tops the list, one of the most important resolutions that consumers can undertake is fiscal fitness. It is estimated that the average American adult is carrying $4,208 in revolving debt, comprised mainly of credit…

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Springboard Nonprofit Consumer Credit Management, Inc. (Springboard) is pleased to announce its annual youth poster contest combining creativity with important lessons in money management. Students enrolled in public and private schools in Riverside and San Bernardino counties are eligible and encouraged to participate. Springboard’s youth poster contest is a highly anticipated event that parents, educators…

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The 2012 Financial Literacy Poster Contest is under way, with the theme “The Roadmap to Financial Freedom begins with…” Download the Official Rules & Guidelines (.pdf) here Download the Official Entry Form (.pdf) here. Be sure to include a completed media release form (.doc) which you can download here. Good luck!

In response to recent enhancements to the federal Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP), Springboard Nonprofit Consumer Credit Management, Inc. (Springboard) is advising homeowners that confidential, 24-hour online assistance is available to borrowers wanting to determine if they meet the certain criteria to refinance their underwater home mortgage at today’s low rates. Springboard’s Mortgage Assistance Advisor(SM)…

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