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The Constitution State, or the Nutmeg State, is one of the wealthier states in the country. The per capita income in 2007 was nearly $65,000, ranking fourth in the nation. The state’s main industries are transportation equipment, weapons and technological manufacturing, as well as a flourishing seafood industry. However, the state also reflects a great disparity of incomes throughout the state – though Connecticut has the third largest number of millionaires per capita in the country, Hartford has one of the lowest per capita incomes for U.S. cities. Connecticut ranks third in the nation in terms of highest credit card debt, with each resident at an average of $5,617.

This economic disparity and overall consumer debt problems have led to many Connecticut residents in need of help getting out of debt. We offer Connecticut residents accredited credit counseling, budgeting assistance, financial education, and offer also our debt management plan to qualified individuals.

Our certified credit counselors provide Connecticut residents with consumer credit counseling services in the comfort of your own home via telephone and the internet. You can call us directly, or apply online and get a head start by filling out some general information on our online application. Privacy is guaranteed. 

Credit Counseling Reviews from Connecticut

“Sometimes you need help to help yourself. Simple advice, coupled with empathy and understanding, to dispel the fear of failure, and provide the support needed to encourage one to deal with seemingly a hopeless situation against insurmountable odds. That is what you did for me.”

-Doug C. 

"Thank you, ACCC. You saved our lives and our future. Please continue to do your job. You are helping a lot of people just like us who are buried in debt. Keep up the great work."
-Benjamin E.

“I appreciate how understanding and supportive my counselor was. There is a tremendous amount of humility that goes into making that call and she really made me feel that there was hope out of my situation.”
-Taryn T.


1) Connecticut residents have the third highest average credit card debt in the country
2) Get a free credit counseling session
3) Pay off your debt in most cases within five years

American Consumer Credit Counseling (ACCC) is a nonprofit debt relief agency offering consolidated credit counseling and consumer debt solutions. If you have debt to consolidate, we can help you consolidate credit without taking a loan or paying high fees like some debt management companies charge. A fair, effective debt reduction service, our debt management program simplifies your payment responsibilities and often results in reduced interest rates from your creditors. As a leading national debt consolidation firm, ACCC has also been approved by the Department of Justice to provide credit counseling for bankruptcy both the pre-bankruptcy credit counseling certificate and the post-bankruptcy debtor education.

American Consumer Credit Counseling - Consolidate Debts - Better Business Bureau American Consumer Credit Counseling - Consolidate Debts - Mass Housing Approved National Industry Standards for Homeownership Education and Counseling American Consumer Credit Counseling - Consolidate Debts  - Council on Accreditation American Consumer Credit Counseling - Consolidate Debts  - NFCC Member