About Springboard Nonprofit Consumer Credit Management
Springboard is a non-profit agency formed in 1974 by business leaders and credit grantors. Our mission is simple, yet vital: Our people improve the lives and financial well-being of individuals and families by providing quality financial education and counseling.
In this day and age, it is difficult to know whom to trust. That is why we wear our "badges" proudly on our site. It is these badges along with our more than 40 years of experience that reassure you that you have found the right agency for assistance. Take a look at what these badges mean and what they should mean to you.
Member of the Better Business Bureau
Springboard has been accredited by the BBB since November 11, 1983. The BBB Code of Business Practices represents high-standards in advertising, selling and customer service practices that enhance customer trust and confidence in business. View Springboard's BBB profile.
Accredited by the Council on Accreditation
To become accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA), we undergo an extensive review process by an independent review group to make sure we provide the best possible nonprofit service to the community.Learn more about COA.
HUD-Approved Housing Counseling Agency
We are a HUD-approved housing counseling agency. To maintain this certification, we keep meticulous records and undergo regular audits. More about HUD Housing Counseling Agencies.
Member of NFCC
The National Foundation for Credit Counseling promotes the national agenda for financially responsible behavior, financial educations, and consumer credit counseling services.
Member of FCAA
The Financial Counseling Association of America’s mission is to promote quality and professional delivery of financial counseling services.
Homeownership Preservation Foundation
Springboard is one of the founding members of the Homeownership Preservation Foundation (HPF), a nonprofit organization that is partnered with, and endorsed by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Department of the Treasury, as well as Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and NeighborWorks America
Member of HOPE NOW
Springboard is a member of HOPE NOW, an alliance of counselors, mortgage companies, investors, and other mortgage market participants that maximizes outreach efforts to homeowners in distress to help them stay in their homes.
Consumer Credit Counseling Service Agency
Springboard was founded in 1974 as Consumer Credit Counseling Service of the Inland Empire (CCCS-IE). As we expanded our geographic borders beyond the Inland Empire we changed our name to Springboard to distinguish ourselves from other CCCS agencies.