Success Stories

Simply put, each year NFCC members help millions of people Sharpen Their Financial Focus so that they can achieve financial freedom. Here are just a few of our success stories, featuring people who have used the various options that the Sharpen Your Financial Focus program offers. From getting out of $118,000 of debt to buying a dream home, these success stories will encourage you to take the first step. All of these people worked closely with an NFCC member agency and an NFCC Certified Consumer Credit Counselor to reach their goals. Get started today.

NFCC Housing Client of the Year: Linda Burton

Linda Burton recently was named NFCC’s 2014 Housing Client of the Year. View her inspiring story of how she was offered a mortgage modification by receiving a $38,000 reduction in her home loan principal debt, a 1.25% reduction in interest, and a $352 lower monthly payment.



Funders of the Sharpen Your Financial Focus Initiative

The Sharpen Your Financial Focus program is partially funded by Synchrony, TD Bank, The TD Charitable Foundation, Wells Fargo, and other major financial institutions. We thank all funders and partners who make this program possible.