FISC is the Financial Information and Service Center, a program of Goodwill Industries of North Central Wisconsin that offers personal counseling on a variety of financial matters — credit cards, bankruptcy, budgeting, student loans and more. Our counselors can help you understand your credit score, or deal with foreclosure or delinquent mortgage.
We’re based at the Goodwill Community Campus, 1800 Appleton Road, Menasha, with offices in Green Bay, Oshkosh and Sturgeon Bay. We’re also available throughout Wisconsin by phone at 800-366-8161.
FISC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization licensed by the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions and a member of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC). We’re nationally accredited by the Council for Accreditation for Children and Families, Inc. (COA).
FISC offers practical workshops and financial advice that have helped thousands of people find increased financial security. We have solutions for many financial situations:
Financial counseling can help you get a clear picture of your financial situation and the options available to improve it. We provide budget, debt, student loan and housing counseling. To give you the best service possible, please fill out our forms and tell us about your situation.
Student loan debt questions? Get answers now
Whether you want to evaluate your student loan options on your own or prefer getting professional advice and developing a comprehensive plan, we have resources to help you.
Debt Management Plans
Debt Management Plans (DMPs) are voluntary repayment plans that allow you to repay your debts in a reasonable time frame. With a DMP, you make one payment per month to us and we pay each of your creditors.
People who are filing for bankruptcy are required to receive Pre-Filing Credit Counseling from an approved agency before they can file. You will receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of your counseling session.
FISC is approved to offer housing counseling through the National Foundation for Credit Counseling. We offer a variety of housing counseling options.
Payment Partner Representative Payee Services
Payment Partner can help you pay monthly expenses and bills, budget, and manage your money. We provide Representative Payee and Bill Paying services to anyone who needs this assistance.
Financial Workshops: Either at our office or at your organization
FISC offers regularly scheduled workshops at our offices, and we can bring workshops to your workplace or community organization. We offer practical tips, hands-on forms, and positive steps you can take to make the most of your money.