Achieve Your Financial Goals With BALANCE

Want to get out of debt? Buy your first home? Save for higher education? Plan for retirement? Whatever your financial goals may be, we’re here to help you achieve them through our partnership with BALANCE. As a VCCU member, you have FREE access to:

  • Financial counseling on everything from credit reports to budgeting 
  • Debt management planning (BALANCE can negotiate payment plans with creditors on your behalf)
  • Unbiased money management information and assistance
  • Interactive online financial education tools (financial calculators, articles, quizzes, videos and more)
  • Monthly webinars on a variety of financial topics
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Free BALANCE Webinars

Knowledge is power — especially when it comes to managing your finances. Through BALANCE, you can boost your financial expertise with FREE monthly webinars.

SEPTEMBER | THE KEY TO UNLOCKING FINANCIAL AID
This webinar covers FAFSA basics, as well as provides insight into the application process, how to complete the FAFSA online, federal requirements, and receiving and maintaining federal financial aid.

  • Session 1: Tuesday, September 10
    Time: 10:30 a.m. PST - Sign up here

  • Session 2: Thursday, September 19
    Time: 5:30 p.m. PST - Sign up here


OCTOBER | AFTER IDENTITY THEFT
If you’re a victim of identity theft or just want to stay prepared, this webinar is a must. You’ll learn about the different types of identity theft as well as proven steps you can take to minimize its impact.

  • Session 1: Tuesday, October 8
    Time: 10:30 a.m. PST - Sign up here

  • Session 2: Thursday, October 17
    Time: 5:30 p.m. PST - Sign up here

For a look at upcoming webinars, please click here.

Get Started Today

To start using BALANCE, simply call 888-456-2227 or register online. Once you’ve signed up, you can use the online resources any time. BALANCE counselors are available:

  • Monday through Thursday from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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