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About Accel

About Accel

south entrance sign croppedAccel has partnered with your credit union to offer you the vast financial education and counseling services of Accel.

Accel is committed to serving you! We set the standard for professionalism and member service:

  • No appointment necessary.
    Accel counselors provide immediate confidential financial counseling six days-a-week.
  • Professional, degreed counselors.
    All of our counselors are certified by the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) and have earned at least a bachelor’s degree.
  • No surprises or hidden fees.
    We provide free credit counseling, financial education, housing counseling services and our optional debt management program. Since you are a credit union member, all of Accel’s services are free to you.
  • We help with all your debts.
    Accel’s counselors work out repayment plans with ALL of your creditors and help you manage ALL of your debts, not just your credit card debt.

History

Accel HistoryAccel is a financial education and counseling program developed and administered by GreenPath, Inc., a nationwide non-profit consumer credit counseling service that helps people resolve financial problems, achieve financial goals and get relief from debt.

Since its inception in 1961, GreenPath has worked in the best interest of hundreds of thousands of clients on debt management programs, educating them, helping them establish budgets, consolidating their debt payments and returning nearly $1.2 billion to creditors on their behalf.

Headquartered in Farmington Hills, Michigan, GreenPath operates 60 full-time branch offices in Michigan, New York, New Hampshire, Colorado, Florida, Texas, Vermont, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Arizona and Wyoming and delivers licensed services throughout the United States over the Internet and telephone.

Business Hours

Member service is our top priority. Accel financial counselors are available six days-a-week, and can take your calls:

 

Monday through Thursday:          8 a.m. to 10 p.m. EST
   
Friday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. EST
   
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. EST