BALANCE Financial Fitness

FREE financial counseling for our members

Huntington Beach Credit Union (HBCU) has partnered with BALANCE to provide you with complementary and confidential financial counseling, resources and education. BALANCE counselors are here to help you develop spending plans, build your savings, reach your financial goals, avoid bankruptcy, and so much more.

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2024 monthly live free webinars

We're pleased to offer this comprehensive free live webinar series on important financial topics. Huntington Beach Credit Union makes these available to members and HB residents for free — just make sure to register at the links below.

Upcoming Webinars
Date Time Topic Registration
Jun 4 10:30 am Becoming a Homeowner Register
Jun 13 5:30 pm Becoming a Homeowner Register
Jul 9 10:30 am Planning for Money Milestones Register
Jul 18 5:30 pm Planning for Money Milestones Register
Aug 13 10:30 am After Identity Theft Register
Aug 22 5:30 pm After Identity Theft Register

Sep 10

10:30 am Finances for Small Business Owners Register

Sep 19

5:30 pm Finances for Small Business Owners Register

Oct 8

10:30 am FAFSA: Key to Unlocking Financial Aid Register

Oct 17

5:30 pm FAFSA: Key to Unlocking Financial Aid Register

Nov 12

10:30 am Unwrapping the Holiday Scam Season Register

Nov 21

5:30 pm Unwrapping the Holiday Scam Season Register

Dec 10

10:30 am 21 Ways to Trim Your Budget Register

Dec 19

5:30 pm 21 Ways to Trim Your Budget Register

Counseling Online or by Phone

The financial counseling covers debt management, bankruptcy, or credit report review. Call, chat or email a certified counselor directly and let know you are a member of HBCU to establish eligibility for the program – your name and information are kept confidential from the credit union (please do not email any sensitive information, including your account numbers or social security number).

Call (888) 456-2227  to speak with a BALANCE representative or email them.

Online Resources

The online resources are extensive and cover debt management solutions, webinars, articles, video, podcasts, newsletters, calculators and more to help you learn on your own time to help you reach your financial goals.