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Average debt of an American Household

Feeling alone in your debt? You're not. Millions of Americans just like you are facing the same consumer debt and credit problems. Find out how American Consumer Credit Counseling can help. 

Think you’re alone in your debt? You are not.
Millions of people just like you are facing the same challenges.
The average household has $15,799 in credit card debt.
The average balance per credit card is $1,157.
26% said their debt had gotten “higher” in the past 12 months.
56% of consumers carried an unpaid balance in the past 12 months.
Don’t want to be average anymore?
Call American Consumer Credit Counseling today!
866.204.4990
We’ll help you:
Consolidate your debt into one monthly payment
Pay off your debt in less than 5 years* with our free and confidential credit counseling.

* in most cases

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American Consumer Credit Counseling (ACCC) provides nonprofit credit counseling and debt reduction services for consumers with credit problems who want to know how to pay off credit cards and how to get out of debt. Our certified credit counselors have helped thousands of individuals and families nationwide pay off credit card balances and unsecured debt through credit card relief programs and credit card debt solutions. Our debt management plans provide a kind of personal debt consolidation strategy for help getting out of credit card debt, and we offer a wide variety of financial education services to consumers who need help getting out of debt and managing their finances more effectively.

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