Personal finance expert accepts term as nonprofit organization Trustee
ORLANDO, Fla., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dara Duguay, the former director of Citi's Office of Financial Education, will join the InCharge Debt Solutions Board of Trustees for a two-year term, it was announced today. She is considered a national expert on personal finance, appearing regularly on national television and radio networks, giving interviews, and conducting a monthly segment for Clear Channel called "Financial Fitness."
Ms. Duguay served as the first executive director for the nonprofit Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy and also has authored three critically acclaimed books: The Citi Commonsense Money Guide for Real People; Please Send Money: A Financial Survival Guide for Young Adults on Their Own; and Don't Spend Your Raise: And 59 Other Money Rules You Can't Afford to Break.
InCharge Debt Solutions, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, provides free credit counseling and housing counseling services to consumers and servicemembers in need of financial literacy education, money management guidance, and help finding the right debt solution for their specific situation.
InCharge® Debt Solutions, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization specializing in personal finance education, housing counseling and credit counseling. Founded in 1997, InCharge interacted with over 1.2 million consumers in 2010 alone. InCharge is affiliated with InCharge® Education Foundation, Inc. (ICEF) which is dedicated to providing educational products, services and research supporting the personal financial literacy of consumers across America. ICEF also provides financial literacy training to servicemembers and their families through MilitaryMoney.com. InCharge is a member of the Association of Independent Consumer Credit Counseling Agencies (AICCCA) and is accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA).