With so many financial obligations and options, money management may seem difficult and confusing at times. That's why we've partnered with BALANCE, a financial education and counseling service that can help you get on track, review your credit report, get out of debt, set up a spending and savings plan that works for you, or prepare to buy a home. All of it.
TDECU is providing this valuable service as part of our commitment to improve the life of our members. All of it is confidential and free to you as our member. We hope you find these tools helpful in your financial growth, and that you take advantage of all that is available to you! If you have questions about any part of the information you read online, you may use the online chat tool or call the toll free number for assistance. Time to grow!
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- BALANCE Financial Programs
- Toll-Free Infoline*
Certified counselors are available to answer your questions about money management and other personal finance topics.
- Debt and Budget Counseling*
If the bills are starting to pile up, a counselor can review your options, and even provide a structured repayment plan.
- Credit Report Review*
A counselor will review your report with you, making sure you know your rights. BALANCE can even provide a low-cost credit report.
- Homeownership Coaching*
Buying a home is one of the biggest financial commitments you'll ever make. A counselor can help you make a plan to buy your first home or make the mortgage payments on your current home.
- Rental Coaching*
Many members opt to rent instead of buy. A counselor can help you calculate an affordable rent payment and understand your rights as a tenant.
- Bankruptcy Coaching*
Balance is available to throw you a lifeline, to help you get a handle on debt while creating a solution that can get you back to stability.
- Toll-Free Infoline*
- Additional Mini-sites and Links
BalanceTrack is an online personal finance education program that will guide you through the core aspects of financial management.
- MyBalance: A Budgeting Tool*
Take control of your money. Use Balance's MyBalance tool to create a spending plan customized for your income and expenses.
- Pathways to Homeownership*
Buying a first home is exciting, but can feel overwhelming too. Through preparation and understanding the home buying process, you can achieve your dream.