Consumer Credit Counseling is recognizing Homeownership Month free courses aimed at helping buyers learn the new rules for homeownership before jumping into a purchase.

CCCS, a nonprofit provider of financial education and a HUD-approved local counseling agency, will offer 12 live housing-related webinars throughout the month. The agency also offers one-on-one counseling sessions that review the basics of budgeting and credit, as well as understanding how much mortgage is appropriate based on income.

The life webinars include:

Today at 12:30 p.m. - So You Want to be a Homeowner

Today at 8:30 p.m. – Ready to Rent

June 17, 7:30 pm – So You Want to be a Homeowner

June 17, 9:00 pm – How do I save my Home from Foreclosure?

June 18, 12:30 pm – Ready to Rent

June 20, 9:30 am – Interest Rates: Why Should I Care?

June 21, 9:00 am – Demystifying Reverse Mortgages

June 21, 12:00 pm – Life After Foreclosure

June 25, 9:00 am – So You Want to be a Homeowner

June 26, 8:00 pm – Ready to Rent

June 27, 1:30 pm – How do I save my Home from Foreclosure?

June 27, 8:00 pm – Life After Foreclosure

Register for free at www.cccs.net/webinars.