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.

When a collector calls: An insider’s guide to responding to debt collectors

Library: English | When a collector calls: An insider’s guide to responding to debt collectors . Millions of consumers are contacted by debt collectors every year. This concise “insider’s” guide to responding to a debt collection call or letter, written with input from an association of collectors, provides tips for communicating effectively with a collector, exercising and protecting your rights and avoiding debt collection scams. Category: Credit Debt Collection on Nov 18, 2015

 
Get a Car Loan

Library: English | Get a Car Loan That's in your best interest. If you are seeking financing for a new or used car, you could have many options even if you have a poor financial history. However, late payments and other credit problems signal lenders that you are a risky customer, which will increase the interest rate on the loans available to you. There are differences between lenders—so shop around to find the best deal. Category: Automobiles Credit Credit Reports Credit Scores Insurance on Mar 05, 2015

 
Student Loan and Education Resource List

Library: English | Student Loan and Education Resource List . This concise, five-page guide provides resources to help beginning students figure out what their college education financing options are, what they can afford, which schools are worth the cost and how to get the student loan process started. Current and former students can benefit from the sections on loan repayment and what to do if the loan goes into default. The publication includes resources specifically for veterans. Category: Credit Money Management on Jan 08, 2015

 
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

 
Servicemembers and Veterans Financial Empowerment Resource Sheet

Library: English | Servicemembers and Veterans Financial Empowerment Resource Sheet . This 15-page resource guide is designed to help military servicemembers, veterans and their families make ends meet and weather financial crises. The guide details government and non-profit programs that provide financial aid, housing assistance, discounts on essential living expenses, financial counseling, legal advice, job training and more. Category: Banking Credit Housing Insurance Medical/Healthcare Military/Veterans Money Management Telecom/TV on Jan 28, 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

 
Financial Empowerment Resource Sheet

Library: English | Financial Empowerment Resource Sheet . This fact sheet gives you information and resources to help you manage your money during difficult times. It details government programs that you might qualify for to boost your family income and help make ends meet. Category: Credit Foreclosure Insurance Money Management Wireless on Apr 05, 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

 
 

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