Consumer Credit Counseling Service, Inc. is approved to provide "Pre-Filing Bankuptcy Counseling," to Kansas Consumers only or those filing within the State of Kansas per the October 2005 Bankruptcy Abuse and Consumer Protection Act.
This service is provided both in person at offices in Salina and Wichita as well over the telephone, which-ever may be more convenient for you. The certificate issued at the time of counseling is what is required for a person to be able to file a bankruptcy.
The purpose of the counseling is to have a certified counselor to
go through your budget in a one-on-one setting and explore
all the options and alternatives there are available in your
financial situation including bankruptcy. It is also to help you
analyze current financial concerns and to help you prepare
for the future on a different path. Once this session is comp-
leted you will receive your certificate and be able to take the
The Counseling sessions will average about 90 minutes in length now matter which way you take it. The cost of the Online counseling is $25 for a single person or a couple. The fee for the in-person or telephone counseling will be $50 for a single person or a couple. Fees can be waived if household income falls under 150% of Housing and Human Services policy guidelines. Documentation from your attorney or the court must be provided to have your fee waived.
*If you take the course online, once you have completed the course someone from our office will be contacting you to schedule your 30 minute follow up counseling session. This is to meet the EOUST requirment for the length of the counseling session.*
To pay and take the Online Pre-Filing counseling session please follow the link below.
If you have already paid and registered follow this link to get to the course.
To Pay for the Counseling Session click the "Pay Now" Button.
Printable budgets forms are also available
In order to determine if your fee for this course can be waived, please enter the information below and press Submit. We will review the information provided in 24-48 hours and contact you to let you know if the fee is waived.
Household Size Gross Monthly Income First Name, Last Name Phone Number Email Address
**Approved to issue certificates of completion of a budget counseling session and of a personal financial management instructional course in compliance with the Bankruptcy Code. Approval does not assure the quality of a provider's service.