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17 Questions and Answers Written by Professional Interviewers

Question 1 of 17
What credit advice would you give yourself?
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Live within my means and try not to incur debt.
2.
Live within my means and be aware of of all my finances.
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Question 2 of 17
What are your career goals?
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Is to enhance my knowledge and skills in telephone banking and excel in my position.
Question 3 of 17
How would you respond to a client who has objections to getting on a debt management program?
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Explain the process and reassure the client that we are here to help them get their debt on a plan that will be manageable to them.
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Explain the process and Reassure them that I'm there to help them.
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Explain the process and assure them that credit counseling is not a negative situation.
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With debt management program you will not only keep a track of your expensies, but you will also save your self from debt and high interst rate.
Question 4 of 17
How does phone work appeal to you?
Question 5 of 17
Explain a time you had to deal with a difficult customer.
Question 6 of 17
What would you say to an irate customer over the phone and how would you turn them around and diffuse the situation?
Question 7 of 17
Why should we hire you?
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Great at dealing ppl. ..... Very supportive team memeber.... Great sommunicator verbally and writing... I keep mysel fit.. And am a quick learner.
Question 8 of 17
What are your greatest weaknesses?
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I am very talktive. But I have worked on it and have started to use my weakness in building good relatiuon with the cx.
Question 9 of 17
What are your greatest strengths?
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My biggest strenght is the ability to communicate and by that listning effectively to the customers needs to ensure that they have th right produt that will solve their problem.
Question 10 of 17
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
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I see myself in a much superior position with a lot of experience and knowledge.
Question 11 of 17
How do you handle stressful situations?
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I assess the situation and react to it rather than stress. If a customer is upset, I would focus on the task at hand.
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Stressful situations are seen as a challenge for me. So I take it as an opportunity to perform well and learn more.
Question 12 of 17
What is the most difficult part of being a Credit Counselor for you?
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When a client fails to finish the program due to a life altering situation and they call crying to be put back on the program.
Question 13 of 17
Why did you choose to pursue a career as a Credit Counselor?
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Being on the counseling program and sticking with it will be very rewarding in the end.
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Because I want people to see me as there hope to free themselves from debt and I would also like to help them in choosing their best credit c.
Question 14 of 17
What is your favorite tip to give a client?
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Being on the counseling program and sticking with it will be very rewarding in the end.
Question 15 of 17
How would you rate your own credit?
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I would rate my own credit as good.
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I would rate my credit as good. I'm aware of what my debt is and make my payments in a timely manner.
Question 16 of 17
Why do you want to be a credit counselor?
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I have been dealing with the financial environment for a past 9 months and I have seen that there are many people who are in debt. I want to help them and provide them counselling to free them from debt.
Question 17 of 17
What's your ideal company to work for?

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