Financial Counseling Services
GreenPath is a trusted national nonprofit since 1961. Through our partnership, everyone who contacts GreenPath receives a free financial counseling session. Let’s make your financial goals happen, together.
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Free Upcoming Webinar
Wednesday, April 5 @ 1:00 pm EDT - 1:45 pm EDT
Buying (and financing) a car can be one of the biggest financial decisions you can make. Although most people go years between vehicle purchases, it’s not always a fun process. No one wants to pay too much for a car. There are many things to be aware of to ensure you are getting a good deal and can trust the dealer or individual you are buying from. Join GreenPath for an informative webinar “Navigating Auto Buying” for tools to take some of the anxiety out of the car buying process.
What You Will Learn
- Tips to select the right vehicle for your needs including leasing vs. buying
- Options to finance your vehicle
- Suggestions for successful auto ownership, including the ongoing cost of auto ownership such as maintenance and insurance.
Who Should Attend
- Anyone who is looking to buy a new vehicle
- Anyone not sure how auto financing works
- Anyone looking to help a loved one get more information about car buying
We will record this webinar and send the link of the recording to all registrants after the webinar.
GreenPath Partner Experience Manager
AVP of Indirect Lending at Michigan First Credit Union in Lathrup Village, Michigan
Sales Consultant at Victoria Dodge, Chrysler Jeep Ram in Victoria, Texas
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is financial counseling free?
Yes. General financial counseling, including credit counseling, debt counseling are free. Some of our specialized services for reverse mortgage and homebuyer assistance have a fee.
How long does a counseling session take?
The first general financial counseling session takes about an hour, although it will depend on your unique situation and what you need to accomplish your goals.
What do I need for my initial session?
One of the first things a counselor will do with you is put together your budget. Having an idea of your income and expenses is helpful. If you have billing statements handy, even better!
Will you keep my information confidential?
All client information is secure and confidential. GreenPath will not share your information with anyone without your permission. We also do not report to credit bureaus. Request your free counseling session.
Speak with A Counselor About Your Debt Options Today
GreenPath have helped more than 65,000 households pay off over $200 million in debt. You can call GreenPath anytime during business hours to reach a debt counselor if you need advice.
Contact a GreenPath counselor today for a free debt counseling session. 100% confidential. Call 877-337-3399 today.
Take the First Step It Is Free and 100% Confidential
Contact GreenPath to conduct a free debt counseling session to see if our debt management plan is right for you.
NOTE: This is an example. It helps you see how a debt management plan might help you. IT IS NOT AN ACTUAL QUOTE.
How Your Debt Is Calculated
- The pay “on your own” example assumes you make only the minimum payment.
- We use an interest rate of 24 percent. The GreenPath debt management plan example shown is based on getting rid of your debt within five years.
- We use an average interest rate of 8 percent .
In most cases, we can work with your creditors to reduce your interest rate. Actual interest rates will vary by client and creditor.