Credit Counselor Career

Job Description: Advise and educate individuals or organizations on acquiring and managing debt. May provide guidance in determining the best type of loan and explaining loan requirements or restrictions. May help develop debt management plans, advise on credit issues, or provide budget, mortgage, and bankruptcy counseling.


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Credit Counselor Career

What Should I Major in to Become a Credit Counselor?

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Required Education



Bachelor's Degree usually needed for this career