Category Archives: Blog

Facebook Live 8/11/17

Jeff discussing our Whiteboard Friday topic of the week, hidden costs. He gives some great advice on how to save to make sure you are always prepared for these irregular costs.

Cost Saving Tips

There are so many ways to help cut costs in your day-to-day life and for your convenience we have compiled a list with some of our favorite ways to save. Vehicles can be a significant cost in your life so make sure you are taking precautions so that it doesn’t eat away at your budget.… Continue Reading

Facebook Live 8/4/17

Our Executive Director, Jeff Witherspoon, in our first Facebook live video discussing what Consumer Credit Counseling Service, Inc. is and how we serve our community as well as some of our upcoming events. Continue Reading

Tips for Fuel Savings

  Right now everyone is looking for a way to save money and cut expenses, including fuel. While it may not be possible or necessarily in the plans to purchase a more fuel efficient vehicle, our staff came up with ways to save on fuel with the vehicles we do have. Did you know that… Continue Reading

Monthly Budgeting 101

Do you plan out how you are going to spend your money every month? Or do you just wing it and hope for the best? While the second option might be getting you by it can be hard to do some things that you might want to do such  as save for an emergency fund,… Continue Reading

Are you borrowing too much in student loans?

Not only is the need for a college education and cost at an all time high, but more and more students are borrowing the maximum of what they can receive rather than just what they may need. Before this takes place, lets look at some options and new regulations that have been passed to help… Continue Reading

12 Ways to Save on School Supplies

It’s almost that time of year again to head back to school and for most people that means buying school supplies. However, there are some ways that you can get the most out of your money and not break the bank over these essentials. Don’t spend money on supplies that you already have and might… Continue Reading

Credit Report Basics

There are a lot of misconceptions when it comes to understanding your credit score, the factors that influence it and who can look at your credit score. First, you need to know how your score is calculated. Your credit score is made up of five different factors and they all weigh differently on your score.… Continue Reading

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