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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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Each September is designated National Preparedness Month, when consumers are reminded to do what they can to be ready for emergencies. While the primary goal is to be sure people have a plan for their families when the unexpected happens, we urge everyone to consider the financial aspects of preparedness. In the past, we suggested…

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Making Home Affordable Program to Sunset Credit.org announced today that help is available for struggling homeowners in Maryland at no cost thanks to grant funding from the National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling (“NFMC”) Program. Because 2016 marks the final year for the federally-funded Making Home Affordable (“MHA”) programs, this opportunity addresses an urgent need to connect homeowners…

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Back to school time is here, and we know from over four decades of experience that there are some things parents have to teach that schools can’t. We have always tried to help with this effort with things like our Raising a Money-Smart Child seminars—you can download a free copy of the .pdf workbook for…

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You’ve finally done it! For years you’ve been saving money and keeping your credit record clean, waiting for the right moment to start looking at houses. And now you’ve got enough saved for a down payment and your credit is good enough to qualify for a mortgage. You’ve even been to the bank and started the…

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As National Homeownership Month is winding down, we’d like to urge everyone to take part in this event before it ends. We’re offering a free webinar on Tuesday, June 28th on “Preparing for Homeownership”. Register to attend this webinar here. Don’t let National Homeownership Month end without doing something to make yourself a better-informed and…

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We believe in our goal of making homeowners smarter; one key to preserving homeownership in the long run is to prepare properly in the beginning. That’s a big part of what National Homeownership Month is about, and it’s an important part of the nonprofit service we provide to the community. Since the housing crisis that…

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