What is the average length of time it takes for consumers to pay off their debt?
Each Take Charge America client works with a counselor to determine a financial plan that best suits his or her individual needs. The time it takes to pay off debts varies. Often, debts are paid in half the time using Take Charge America, after which, the consumer is armed with the financial knowledge and tools to best manage their finances in the future and avoid incurring additional debt. The average client is on a debt management plan for 33 months, with the maximum time being 60 months.