ONTARIO, Calif. (5/5/09)--Counseling agency ByDesign Financial Solutions has partnered with ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions as of Friday. ByDesign is a business partner of the California Credit Union League. ClearPoint, based in Virginia, is a member of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling. The merger allows California credit unions and those in Nevada to tap into increased counseling opportunities for their members, according to Sylvia Fath, senior vice president of business services with the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues. ByDesign’s Los Angeles office will become ClearPoint’s Pacific Region office. ByDesign will continue offering in-person counseling and workshops statewide in California. The expanded organization will offer counseling in more than 50 offices in 11 states.