A March 2018 survey conducted by Harris Poll for the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) reveals that 38% of adults who have tried to purchase a home in the past year have faced barriers to home ownership. The infographic reveals the top five barriers to home ownership adults ages 18 to 34 are likely to encounter.
FISC offers resources to help home buyers, including one-on-one advice and homebuyer education classes. See www.fisc-cccs.org/our-services/housing-counseling.
Student loan debt
For many millennials, the existing debt cited in the infographic is often student loan debt. FISC helps people understand student loan repayment options and provides a holistic assessment of their entire financial situation, including student loan debt, mortgages, credit card debt and car loans.
To learn more call 920-886-1000 or visit www.fisc-cccs.org.