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Getting Ready for your Reverse Mortgage Counseling Session

For more information or to speak with a housing counselor call 866-826-7180

Your counseling session

ACCC’s Certified Housing Counselors offer either in-person or phone financial counseling that provides you with the HUD required information and education necessary to help you understand how reverse mortgages work, and what they require. When you satisfactorily complete the counseling, you will receive the certification necessary to complete the loan.

Pre-counseling readiness

Before you begin your Reverse Mortgage counseling session, HUD requires that you review and prepare prior to a counseling session.


Click on the links below to review the required materials.


HUD Icon Preparing for your counseling session

HUD Icon Additional Resources

Calculator Icon Calculate your reverse mortgage projections


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American Consumer Credit Counseling (ACCC) provides nonprofit credit counseling, financial education, debt relief consolidation and debt reduction services for consumers nationwide. We offer free credit counseling to help individuals and families learn how to pay down credit card debt and how to eliminate debt altogether. As an alternative to expensive unsecured debt consolidation programs for settling credit card debt, our debt management programs help consumers pay off debts and manage credit card debt more quickly by consolidating payments. We also offer debt negotiation services to help reduce finance charges and interest rates. And our financial education services show consumer how to manage money more effectively and how to get rid of credit card debt more quickly – usually in five years or less.

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