Chestnut Credit Counseling Services (CCCS) strongly believes that education is imperative to preventing financial problems and learning from past mistakes. CCCS provides a multitude of educational programs and services to consumers and to the community. Financial education programs are available to employers, high schools, colleges, services clubs and community groups.

We will tailor a topic to fit an organization's interests or specific needs.

Topics include:

  • How to Establish a Spending Plan
  • Financial Goal Setting
  • How to Improve Your Credit
  • Anatomy of a Credit Score
  • Identity Theft: How to Prevent
  • Students and Credit
  • Building a Better Credit Report
  • Payday Lenders and Credit Repair Scams









Chestnut Credit Counseling Services is a non-profit service agency consisting of professional credit counselors, dedicated to enable all individuals to reduce budgetary stress and regain financial control. Our objective is to provide consumer education confidential budget counseling and/or debt management programs, regardless of income or amount of debt through personal contact in a timely manner at convenient locations. We do not lend money.



Main Office: 
Chestnut Credit Counseling Services
1003 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Bloomington, IL 61701

Toll free: 800.615.3022