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Office: 1-613-498-2111 | TTY: 613-498-3123

Money Management Tools at Your Fingertips

Learn Easy Ways to Improve Your Financial Health

Financial health and prosperity is all about discipline and planning. Since 1996, 1000 Islands Credit Counselling has been helping individuals across Leeds and Grenville find effective solutions to money management issues. How do we do this? By providing you with the resources required to succeed. Here are some simple tools to help you get started.


The Dollar Stretcher: Teaching You How to Live Better for Less 

Learn simple ways to make the most of your money and your time. Whether you are trying to spend less, save more or reduce your debt, you will find a ton of resources to help you stretch your dollars. Tips to save on food, a free course to come out of debt, how to improve your lifestyle without spending more, a guide to surviving the tough times—it’s all available here. Learn more…

MommySAVERS: Learn How to Give Your Family a Better Life 

As a mother, you are always struggling to balance your family’s growing needs and wants with your household budget. was designed to provide you with the resources to live well while spending less. From shopping tips to frugal living advice, money-saving recipes, deals, coupons and freebies, you will find everything you need to improve your lifestyle without straining your finances. Learn more…

Loan calculator with dates: Stay on Top with a Printable Payment Schedule 

What would my payment be? How long will it take to pay off my loan? What date is my loan paid off? These are all important questions to answer before you sign up for a loan. This popular financial calculator provides you with all the answers plus a printable payment schedule to help you keep track of them. Learn more…

Download the Household Budget sheet:  A Simple Way to Manage Your Family Finances 

Are you struggling to make ends meet even though you work so hard?
Does the money you earn just never seem to be enough?
Wondering how to get out of debt?

Utilize our household budget worksheet to stay on top of your monthly expenses. Controlling debt requires financial discipline and planning. Tabulating your expenses will help you understand how your money is being spent as well as where you can reduce expenditure and increase your savings.  It is never too late to learn how to save money. Use our Household Budget Worksheet to get started. Begin right away!

Money Management Services from an Accredited Team

1000 Islands Credit Counselling provides a full range of credit counselling services to help improve your financial health. Our accredited professionals offer budget planning, debt consolidation, debt and credit counselling, and money management advice that is tailored to your unique needs. As a member of Credit Counselling Canada (CCC), you are assured of exceptional service and professional advice. Being a non-profit agency we are able to offer our services at no charge to you.

At 1000 Islands Credit Counselling, we believe that good financial health contributes to healthy lives and a thriving community. Let us help you secure your financial future.

To schedule a meeting with a credit counsellor or learn more about our money management programs, call 613-498-2111, 1-800-926-0777 (toll free) or 613-498-3123 (TTY).


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