BALANCE Financial fitness program
Barksdale Federal Credit Union wants to help you achieve your financial goals, whether your goals are getting out of debt, sending the kids to college, buying your first home or retiring. With your Barksdale Federal membership, you have access to FREE personal finance information and counseling.
In many cases BALANCE counselors can answer your questions immediately. For more complex issues, BALANCE will schedule an appointment to allow enough time to discuss your concerns in detail.
To use the service, simply call toll-free, 1-888-456-2227. Counselors are available Monday through Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm, Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm, and Saturday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm.
Money Management Counseling
Take a closer look at your spending and savings plan, and develop a plan of action to meet your financial goals.
Buying a home is one of the biggest financial commitments you'll ever make. A counselor can help you make a plan.
Credit Report Review
A counselor will review your credit report with you, making sure you understand the content and know your rights.
If the bills are starting to pile up, a counselor can review your options, and even provide a structured repayment plan.
Take steps to avoid becoming a victim of identity theft, or recover if damage has already been done.
BalanceTrack is an online personal education program that will guide you through core aspects of financial management.
Create a realistic budget and find tools and tips for tracking expenses and taking control of your personal finances.
Access educational articles, in-depth miniseries, e-newsletters and a full suite of financial calculators.