Consumer Help Web Sites And Information
If you need help, there is a listing of over 131 agencies, plus several hundred nonprofit and governmental agencies available for help with: Food, Gas, Lights, Clothes, Legal Aid, Mental Health, Welfare, Abuse, Neglect, Domestic Violence, Elder Abuse, Sexual Victims, Aging Advocacy, Aids Information and Support Groups, Alcohol Abuse, Substance Abuse, Blind/Visually Impaired Services, Child Care, Child Support, Civil Rights, Dental, Psychiatric Services, Pediatric/Children Services, Counseling for all ages, Crisis Outreach, Deaf and Hearing Impaired, Disaster Services, Services for the Physically Disabled, Emergency Assistance, Employment & Training, Family Planning, Healthcare, Housing, Runaways, Speech Therapy, Suicide Prevention Crisis Hot lines, Transportation Services, Unmarried Teenage Parent Services, Veterans' Services, and so much more. Please call the following telephone numbers for help.
There are absolutely no charges for their credit counseling and debt management services. They are supported by the credit granting community nation wide and through gifts from friends of the ministry.
A few good reasons to use their service is: They are a MINISTRY, not a business; They are ABSOLUTELY FREE; They are ABSOLUTELY CHRISTIAN; Their counselors are trained thru Christian Financial Concepts, Crown Ministries and Ron Blue; They are commited to "helping individuals and families free themselves from the bondage of excessive debt." If honesty, integrity and Christian principles matter to you, they are your best choice.
Bankruptcy should only be considered after every other option has been exhausted and even then, only when forced into it by a creditor. Additionally, believers are still required by God to repay their creditors (Psm. 37). They can contact you if you will submit a request for an application by clicking here: "Get Help Now" page. Or call Phone: 1-888-PLAN4ME or E-Mail: Debtbustr@AOL.com
Look for a non-profit credit counseling office near you. (NFCC) is a network of 1450 non-profit agencies that provide money management education, confidential budget, credit, and debt counseling, and debt repayment plans for both individuals and families. Because NFCC receives support from a wide-range of organizations, such as banks, consumer finance companies, and credit unions, NFCC can provide services at no cost in many communities and for a reasonable fee in others.
Counseling, Debt Management Plan, Education on how credit works and how to budget, Small group seminars on Buying a home among other things. To find a NFCC member location near you, click here:
Consumer Credit Counseling Service, CCCS
(CCCS) A non-profit organization that provides budget counseling, educational programs, debt management assistance and housing counseling. Their mission is to help you get out of financial trouble.
If you're overwhelmed with debt, we can consolidate bills into one easy monthly payment, lower interest charges, and teach you how to pay with cash and live on a sensible budget! Counseling is available online, by telephone, and in person in Spanish and in English. Always confidential! Call 1-800-388-2227, OR Go To The following Web Site address:
CREDIT COUNSELING SERVICE
"Debtors Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from compulsive debting. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop incurring unsecured debt. There are no dues or fees for D.A. membership.
To Find Out How To Get
DON'T GIVE UP, THERE IS HOPE!
HMO and PPO or Insurance Companies
Department of Insurance
a complaint here
Insurance Crime Bureau
Texas OAG - Crime Victims' Compensation
Social Security Online
& Medicaid -HCFA
who need financial help
-Internal Revenue Service Income Tax
Mental Health Resources
Virtual Medical Center - Martindale's Health
Addiction & Recovery Forum [Keyword:
Online Intergroup of Alcoholics
Anonymous (info.about LOTS of online AA meetings)
(This site only works for America On Line members.) aol://4344:3180.ARF_TOP.21633243.554396037
Official Al-Anon/Alateen Web
Official Narcotics Anonymous Web
Official Gamblers Anonymous
Official Overeaters Anonymous
A.R.T.S Anonymous Home Page -
Artists Recovering through the Twelve Steps
An unofficial recovery
site with lots of interesting
National Debt Clock
Information on an Attorney - Attorney State Bar http://members.tripod.com/NOBILLSMAN/tattorneybars.html