About Us

The Ontario Association of Credit Counselling Services (OACCS) represents a membership network of Accredited Credit Counselling Agencies and OACCS Certified Credit Counsellors. The below logo is your assurance of a qualified, accredited not-for-profit credit counselling OACCS member agency.

OACCS Logo, Accredited Not-For-Profit Credit Counselling Agency

The aim of OACCS is to enhance the personal financial well-being of Ontarians through financial literacy, education and industry leadership. OACCS establishes and regulates uniform standards of practice, accreditation, knowledge, skills and ethics for the Credit Counselling and Financial Coaching profession. OACCS is the exclusive provider of the Accredited Financial Counsellor Canada (AFCC) professional designation in Canada.

Credit Counsellors of OACCS member agencies conduct detailed financial assessments and provide unbiased and professional guidance, insight and support. OACCS member agency Credit Counsellors routinely intervene, with creditors, landlords, employers, courts and other community agencies.  This proven and thorough process prepares individuals and families to make informed choices for optimal credit and debt management.

Join the thousands of individuals and families that have found the knowledge and skills to strengthen their personal financial fitness with the help of OACCS Certified Credit Counsellors and Financial Fitness Coaches.