Advantage CCS Gets Approval to Expand Credit Counseling and Debt Management Programs to Iowa

July 03, 2013 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Advantage Credit Counseling Service has recently been approved by the great state of Iowa to be able to provide expert credit counseling services to consumers who reside in the state. Advantage CCS is a Non-Profit Consumer Credit Counseling agency that assists consumers through financial education.

A certified credit counselor works one on one with the individual to create a budget and to find out if a debt management plan would be right for them. The certified credit counselors at Advantage CCS provide free credit counseling services to everyone and can work with the creditors to reduce the consumer's minimum monthly payments. They may even be able to make late fees disappear and reduce interest rates, depending upon the creditor.

The 36 states that Advantage CCS is able to provide credit counseling in are: Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

Advantage CCS is also able to offer bankruptcy counseling and bankruptcy education to the following states: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

"We are extremely happy and proud to be permitted to offer our free, professional, and confidential credit counseling services to the wonderful state of Iowa." said Advantage CCS President and CEO, Stephen Piotrowski about this accomplishment. "This is a confirmation to the hard work and quality service that our agency always provides to those in need

About Advantage Credit Counseling Service -

Since 1968, Advantage CCS has been educating and counseling consumers about budgeting, personal financial management and the responsible use of credit. The Agency's services help to financially empower individuals, bettering their lives; increasing family stability; improving workplace performance; and ultimately benefiting the entire community. Advantage CCS has 6 locations in Pennsylvania, and offers financial education workshops, free credit counseling, housing counseling, debt management programs, and bankruptcy counseling in numerous other states. For more information on additional services, class schedules, and educational materials please visit or call toll-free 1-866-699-2227.

Advantage Credit Counseling Service, Inc. is an accredited member of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC), a member of the Council on Accreditation (COA), and a member in good standing of the Better Business Bureau of Western Pennsylvania.