GreenPath FREE Financial Counseling
NorthStar has proudly teamed up with GreenPath Financial Wellness, to bring you a free financial management program. Through comprehensive education and exceptional service, GreenPath has been assisting individuals for more than 50 years.
As a member of NorthStar, you can call GreenPath to receive assistance with:
- Personal and family budgeting/money management
- Understanding your personal credit report and how to improve your score
- Housing services
- Student loan counseling
- Debt repayment (fees may apply)
- Avoiding bankruptcy, foreclosure, and repossession
GreenPath can give personalized answers to your individual needs. For issues ranging from a proactive savings plan to saving a home from foreclosure, advice is only a phone call away.
GreenPath counselors are available Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. (EST), Friday 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. To use this service, simply call 1-877-337-3399 toll-free or visit the GreenPath website.
Also, you can view GreenPath’s monthly newsletters for advice, tips and relevant news features. In the newsletter, you’ll read about budgeting, debt negotiation and debt management issues. You’ll also collect tips for saving money, protecting yourself from financial scams and for improving your life.
GreenPath University exists to provide you with a high-quality, user-friendly, financial education website. The content is specifically chosen by GreenPath financial counselors to ensure you have access to the most up-to-date money management resources in the industry – where and when you need it.
GreenPath University is not an actual accredited University or Academic Institution but is an extension of GreenPath Debt Solutions.
Are you interested in opening a checking account?
Whether you are opening an account for the first time or you’ve had one in the past, this course can help you understand how an account can benefit you, different options you may face, and how to deal with challenges along the way.
Follow Veronica and Nicholas as they interact with their new accounts. Based on real-life stories, these two characters deal with common barriers. They use each of these barriers as an opportunity to learn how to deal with these challenges.
In this course, you will learn:
– The benefits of mobile account management
– Which credit card to use and when
– How to deal with an overdraft
– What ChexSystems is
– How to clear items from Qualifile
BudgetSmart is an exciting, easy-to-use software budgeting tool from GreenPath that uses graphics, pop-up boxes and bar charts to help you manage your
money more effectively. You can use the program to:
- Determine how you want to spend your income
- Track how you are actually spending your income
- Learn how to adjust areas where you are overspending
- Determine how a major purchase or change in income would impact your budget
Download the program to your computer FREE of charge, and you're on your way to creating your own personalized budget!