Executive Director, Paula Powers-Watts

Executive Director, Paula Powers-Watts

Paula Powers-Watts, A woman who has been key in keeping many Bucks County residents in their homes will serve as Executive Director of the nonprofit Credit Counseling Center. Paula will take the executive director position of the organization that has helped more than...
Spotlight: Credit Counseling Center

Spotlight: Credit Counseling Center

For over 26 years Credit Counseling Center has helped more than 25,325 families get their debt paid off and regain control of their financial life. Here is just a sampling of the feedback we have received. Meghan said, “I never imagined losing my job as an executive...
Bucks County Grant Covers Delinquent Mortgages from COVID-19

Bucks County Grant Covers Delinquent Mortgages from COVID-19

A new grant program will pay delinquent mortgages for qualifying individuals and families in Bucks County who have experienced reduced income as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Credit Counseling Center’s Foreclosure Counseling Program received a grant from Bucks...
Good Friends, Inc.

Good Friends, Inc.

Every three months Credit Counseling Center speaks to the men at Goodfriends Inc. – a community-based residential drug & alcohol licensed treatment program for men in Morrisville. The men are part of a three month program and CCC is one of the required...
Saving a $1,000 Emergency Fund

Saving a $1,000 Emergency Fund

A $1,000 emergency fund is a savings amount set aside for unexpected expenses or unforeseen financial events, such as a job loss, medical emergency, or major car or home repair. The idea is, having $1,000 cash or in a savings account set aside for most common...
Proclamation for Bucks County Saves

Proclamation for Bucks County Saves

The Bucks County Commissioners presented Credit Counseling Center’s Joan Reading with a Proclamation to recognize Bucks County Saves Week.   February 5 – March 2 was designated Bucks County Saves Week. 78% of people live paycheck to paycheck. Unfortunately, that...
Save Automatically

Save Automatically

Save Automatically The easiest and most effective way to save is automatically. This is how millions of employees save through 401(k) and other retirement programs at work. It is also how millions of Americans save at their bank or credit union. How to Save...