Here's everything you need to know about your credit score (and why it's important): https://moneym.org/credit-score
Friendly reminder that you don't HAVE to go shopping on #BlackFriday. Sometimes, reaching that #DebtFreeDate is just more important!
We are so thankful for all of our hard-working clients. We hope you have a wonderful and relaxing #Thanksgiving!
Have a few days off for Thanksgiving? It's a great time to check out some of our FREE on-demand financial webinars: https://moneym.org/webinars
Let us know your #DebtFreeDate story!
Less than a week until Thanksgiving! Use this to plan and execute a Thanksgiving Day feast that is sure to impress your guests: https://moneym.org/thanks-checklist
Jennifer paid off $100,00 of credit card debt with MMI! What an incredible story. Congratulations on reaching your #DebtFreeDate! https://youtu.be/CP_OENIEc2g
Thanksgiving is one week away! Here's a few ways to make sure you stay on budget: https://moneym.org/thanksgiving
It can be upsetting to learn that yes, in certain circumstances #debt collectors are within their rights to continue adding fees to your debt after they've purchased it.
Learn more: https://moneym.org/debt-collector
Thanks for the feature @wsbtv!
Local woman has warning about pandemic debt
What a great way to start the holidays... debt free! Congrats to everyone who worked hard to reach their #DebtFreeDate last month!
What an amazing story! This mom worked hard to reach her #DebtFreeDate with MMI, and you can too!
How Anthem mom knocked out $30K in debt; you can, too
Arizonans have almost $20.5 billion in credit card debt, and the average household credit card debt in the state is nearly $8,500.
Curious how we can help your financial situation? Let's chat.
Learn about how you can get out of debt and what MMI will NEVER ask you for:
Help with getting out of debt; red flags to avoid
The pandemic has proven to be a real financial hardship for so many Americans. But you shouldn't have to live in fear of debt collection calls.
"She knew she needed help, so looked for services that worked with veterans. Eventually, she found Money Management International. She decided it was a good fit and worked with the company on about $70,000 of her debt."
How one veteran paid off $70,000 in debt in just three years
Transitioning from the military to civilian life can be difficult and lead to high debt. More than 92% of milita...
Happy Veteran's Day! Thank you to all veterans for your service to our country.
Find out here: https://moneym.org/pepsp4
We love #TestimonialTuesday! Let us know your success story with MMI!
#Fundraiser: The MMI Karen Soileau Memorial Scholarship supports those who seek higher education in pursuit of a new career or life goal, and stands as a celebration of her passion for learning. Karen was a diehard LSU fan, which inspired the design.
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Every day, MMI helps thousands of people overcome their toughest financial challenges. For those of you who did no...
"She worked with Money Management International, a nonprofit financial counseling agency which in late October received a $500,000 grant from Arizona to help the state's residents repay debts and balance budgets."
Millions of consumers have cut their debts, so why are financial experts sounding alarms?
Many people improved their credit scores, cut debt and increased savings during the pandemic. But millions of others haven't been so fortunate.
Overwhelmed with credit card bills and not sure where to start? We can help. Message us and let's work together to reach your #DebtFreeDate!
"Nonprofit credit counseling agencies like Money Management International can help you with advice, consolidate your monthly payments, and negotiate lower interest rates on your behalf."
Make this credit card mistake and âyou could be in debt for a really long time,‘ says expert
More than half of adults with at least one credit card said they carry a monthly balance, a survey finds. Here...
"If I could tell my younger self to do anything to improve my credit score, it would be to create a balanced budget and stick to it." -Tara Alderete,Financial Educator at MMI https://goodmenproject.com/featured-content/how-to-improve-your-credit-score-fast-using-these-29-best-ways/
MMI is hiring! We currently have five open positions. Check them out here: http://moneym.org/careers
Find out if a debt management plan (DMP) is right for you: https://moneym.org/DMP
There's only a few weeks left until Christmas! If you haven't started saving, create a budget and set aside a little each paycheck. You'll be glad you did!
From all your friends at MMI, we hope you have a fun and #HappyHalloween!
Here's what you should know when it comes to possibly negotiating your #debt: https://moneym.org/negotiate-debt
“The entire experience, from the plan itself to the empathetic representatives who were available anytime, MMI was the absolute best thing my husband and I could have done for ourselves.”
We are so thankful to @USAA for their continued support!
Money Management International Receives Grant From USAA to Provide Financial Crisis Counseling for Members of the Military
Funding to Provide One-On-One Financial Coaching to Help Veterans and Service Members Reduce Debt...
How to Money shares common money fears and how to face them! Listen to the episode now:
Facing Down Our Spookiest Money Fears – Episode 428 - How to Money
Fear is an emotion that is hard-wired in us as humans, and so we naturally want to avoid the things that fri...
Friendly reminder that MMI offers online homebuyer courses! You can complete each course at your own pace, and will receive the applicable certificate of completion at the end.
Learn more: https://moneym.org/homebuyer-courses
“The important thing is that you start and do it on a regular basis. It’ll grow, and it’ll surprise you.” -Tara Alderete, Director of Enterprise Learning
Get more money-saving tips from @SELF:
23 Money-Saving Tips You Can Start Trying Today
Even saving a small amount can make a big difference.
Find out how much home you can really afford: https://moneym.org/home-affordability
The holidays will be here before you know it (!!) It's the perfect time to cut up those credit cards, pay cash for gifts, and start working towards your #DebtFreeDate!
Debt and unemployment can be a difficult combination, especially when you’re confused about what steps to take.
Take the first step here: https://moneym.org/unemployed
Thank you @FOX26Houston for sharing Suzanne's journey with MMI! You could be the next to reach your #DebtFreeDate- are you ready?
Pearland woman pays off $63,000 in debt with credit counseling
A credit counselor can usually help you get out of debt faster than on your own, but most people don't seek help.
"Unpaid medical bills are in some ways preferable to other types of debts. There's often more flexibility in paying the charges, and interest and penalties rarely accrue, unlike with credit cards."
COVID-19 put a new focus on health insurance, debt and credit scores. Here's how
The pandemic continues to put pressure on the finances of millions of Americans, and is reshaping their thinking about needed products and strategies.
There's a good chance we work with all of your creditors! Reach out today to start working towards your #DebtFreeDate.
Budget: A game plan for spending and saving your money.
Start creating one here: http://moneym.org/create-budget
Ready to begin your journey to homeownership? MMI is proud to offer a variety of #homebuyer counseling and education services!
Start here: http://moneym.org/homebuyer
Thank you to the @NFCC for the nominations! Let's wish them luck:
* Project Porchlight (Agency Innovation Award)
* Jennifer Myers (Brighter Financial Future Award)
* Thomas Nitzsche (Outstanding Advocate)
Do you feel like someone you care about might be struggling with debt? Here are a few common signs. Learn more: https://moneym.org/struggling
“Many lenders have hardship programs, and nonprofit credit counseling agencies such as Money Management International are excellent resources.”
Here's how much credit card debt the average American has â and when they think they'll pay it off
U.S. consumers have been making strides toward improving credit and paying down debt, but they still have some financial work left to do.
.@HUDgov is looking to speak with black & latinx members of our community as part of an effort to close the #homeownership gap. If you are interested in participating, please take this survey to find out if you qualify for the study: https://b.link/HUDsurvey
Your money belongs with you! Pay off your creditors and reach your #DebtFreeDate once and for all.
We can help!
Say goodbye to credit card payments FOREVER! Congrats to everyone who reached their #DebtFreeDate last month!
MMI came together and helped raise over $26,000 for employees that were affected by Hurricane Ida this August. Thank you to the MMI family for your generous donations!
There are more scams now than ever! From emails to calls to text messages, we have to always be alert. Here are a few things to watch out for:
Real testimonials from real clients!