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About NACM

NACM® was founded in 1896 to promote good laws for sound credit, protect businesses against fraudulent debtors, improve the interchange of credit information, develop better credit practices and methods, and establish a code of ethics.

Education and research programs illustrate NACM’s awareness of the complex needs of credit management today. Membership in an NACM-affiliated credit association includes membership in the National Association. Members of NACM® are credit and financial executives, primarily representing manufacturers, wholesalers, financial institutions and varied service organizations.

Moving Forward Together

In April of 2017, NACM made an organization-wide decision to rebrand—to bring clarification and alignment to our organization. The resulting new logo inspires thoughts of momentum and movement, and uncovers our essential value, which is Driving Results.

NACM Vision

Positioning business credit professionals as the foremost corporate asset driving sustained profitability.

NACM Mission

Empowering business credit professionals by providing comprehensive credit insights through information, education, and services while advocating for responsible commercial credit practices.

NACM Core Values

Member-Centric: Delivering tailored solutions that build long-lasting relationships based on trust and mutual success.

Community: Fostering collaboration that leverages the collective knowledge of peers and industry experts.

Innovation: Providing cutting-edge credit management solutions that adapt to evolving business needs.

Advocacy: Promoting reliable business credit and financial management practices.

Social Responsibility:  Nurturing a culture for positive change and compassion.

Integrity: Prioritizing honesty and transparency in member services, ensuring the highest level of ethical conduct.

Excellence: Maintaining the highest standards in delivering member services; striving to exceed expectations.

NACM's Value Proposition

NACM positions its members to drive corporate financial success through its best-in-class comprehensive credit insights, credit services, training and education.

Visit NACM-National Headquarters

Planning to be in the Maryland/DC area, you can stop by the NACM-National Headquarters for a visit. Please schedule a visit by contacting us by phone at 410-740-5560. We are located close to Baltimore and not far from DC. Click here for directions.  


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