Contact CCCS

(800) 479-6026

Contact Benefit Services

East Hill Office Building, First Floor
395 Pine Tree Road
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-3936
benefits@cornell.edu

ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions (CCCS)

If you are having trouble making ends meet, find yourself in debt and worried, you may really begin to control your financial future with some help from the skilled and caring people at CCCS.

CCCS in a non-profit financial counseling organization located throughout Upstate New York, with regional offices in Syracuse and Binghamton. They are certified with a number of state and national credit counseling and consumer educational groups. Cornell signed an agreement with CCCS to provide their confidential financial counseling services to employees and their families. Visit the CCCS Web site for much more information on their qualifications and service offerings.*

You can arrange a free counseling session with CCCS over the phone or in person to discuss your financial concerns. Each month a representative will be available on-campus for in-person meetings, but a majority of their counseling occurs over the phone with good results.

Even if you feel you are about to be forced into bankruptcy, it may not be too late for CCCS to help you arrange re-payment plans with creditors, but these more complex services may come with a modest fee. And, CCCS offers financial education programming to help you stay in a secure position in your money management.

*CCCS's website offers many resources for your financial needs, including: