“Average credit card debt among low- and middle-income Americans 65 and older carrying a balance for more than three months reached $10,235, up 26 percent from 2005, according to a recently released study by the public policy group Demos.“ The Washington Post, Aug. 30, 2009

National Consumer Law Center
Advice for seniors about credit cards, credit reports and more.

Free Credit Report
This central site allows you to request a free credit report once every 12 months from each of the nationwide consumer credit reporting companies: Equifax, Experian and TransUnion.

Advice on Credit Counseling Services
This article offers seven warning signs for consumers looking for credit counseling.

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