Some of the following Consumer Action publications are available in bulk for non-profit or government agencies to distribute for educational purposes. Further info can be found on the How To Order Publications page.

Q&A about protecting your finances for servicemembers and vets

Library: English | Q&A about protecting your finances for servicemembers and vets . This backgrounder expounds on the topics introduced in the companion brochure. Presented in Q&A format, the guide answers dozens of questions for servicemembers and veterans, ranging from how to avoid predatory lenders and take advantage of mainstream financial services to how to handle student loans and deal with debt collection issues.  Category: Banking Credit Credit Scores Fraud/Scams Military/Veterans Money Management on Jul 20, 2016

 
Economic survival guide for servicemembers and veterans - Seminar lesson plan and class activities

Library: English | Economic survival guide for servicemembers and veterans - Seminar lesson plan and class activities . This downloadable packet guides community educators through a 2.5-hour presentation on servicemembers’ and veterans’ consumer rights, financial services to avoid and the better alternatives that exist, how to avoid scams aimed at veterans, and where to get legal and financial help. In addition to the lesson plan (to be used in conjunction with the downloadable PowerPoint presentation), the packet includes exercises, resources and a class evaluation form.     Category: Banking Credit Credit Scores Military/Veterans on Jun 30, 2016

 
Economic survival guide for servicemembers and veterans - PowerPoint Training Slides

Library: English | Economic survival guide for servicemembers and veterans - PowerPoint Training Slides . This downloadable PowerPoint presentation is designed to be used in conjunction with the “Economic survival guide for servicemembers and veterans” lesson plan. The slides provide a visual component to the training that will help to engage learners and improve retention. Category: Banking Credit Credit Scores Military/Veterans on Jun 30, 2016

 
Credit Scores in the U.S.

Library: English | Credit Scores in the U.S. A guide for students, immigrants and savvy consumers. Establishing credit and building a good credit score is essential, but it can be challenging for consumers who are new to the process, such as students and immigrants. This publication explains what a credit score is, how it is used, how to find out where you stand and what specific steps you can take to build a credit history or improve your score. Category: Credit Credit Scores on Jan 06, 2016

 
Good Credit - Build it and keep it (English)

Library: English | Good Credit - Build it and keep it (English) . A fact sheet that explains what a credit history is, how to get your credit report, how to establish good credit and where to complain if you have a problem. Category: Credit Credit Fraud Credit Reports Credit Scores on Feb 08, 2013

 
Improve Your Credit -  Put Bad Credit Behind You (English)

Library: English | Improve Your Credit -  Put Bad Credit Behind You (English) . An easy-to-read brochure that explains why having good credit is important, your rights if your credit application is rejected, how to check your credit report, how to dispute mistakes on your credit report and how to begin to rebuild good credit. Category: Credit Credit Fraud Credit Reports Credit Scores on Aug 28, 2012

 
Good Credit -  Powerpoint Training Slides

Library: English | Good Credit -  Powerpoint Training Slides . The Good Credit Powerpoint training file is available for download in the "Download File" section. Category: Credit Credit Fraud Credit Reports Credit Scores on Apr 29, 2011

 
Rebuilding Good Credit - PowerPoint Training Slides (English)

Library: English | Rebuilding Good Credit - PowerPoint Training Slides (English) . The Rebuilding Good Credit Powerpoint training file is available for download in the "Download File" section. Category: Credit Credit Fraud Credit Reports Credit Scores on Apr 29, 2011

 
Credit & Specialty Reports and Credit Scores - Powerpoint Slides

Library: English | Credit & Specialty Reports and Credit Scores - Powerpoint Slides . The Credit & Specialty Reports and Credit Scores Powerpoint training file is available for download in the "Download File" section. The slides are suitable to show for train-the-trainer sessions or client presentations. Each slide contains teaching notes. Category: Credit Credit Reports Credit Scores on Oct 31, 2010

 
Credit & Specialty Reports and Credit Scores - Lesson Plan and Class Activities

Library: English | Credit & Specialty Reports and Credit Scores - Lesson Plan and Class Activities . This packet, only available as a PDF file, provides guidance for teachers and team leaders involved in financial literacy. The 50-page packet contains a detailed curriculum, classroom activities and worksheets. Category: Credit Credit Reports Credit Scores on Oct 29, 2010

 
 

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