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BALANCE Financial Services

Northwest Community Credit Union partners with BALANCE* to offer our members a free resource for financial wellness.

"I've used BALANCE for budgeting on two different occasions and I've learned something from each experience that I still use in my budgeting style every month!" Hannah, member since 2006.

BALANCE Resources

BALANCE has lots of helpful resources that can help you navigate your finances.
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Financial Tools

BALANCE has financial education resources like:

  • Articles
  • Videos
  • Checklists
  • Quizzes
  • Podcasts
  • Financial Calculators
  • Toolkits

These resources cover everything from financial basics about savings and credit to more advanced concepts like home equity, 401(k)s, and starting or managing a small business.

"When my daughter was 16 or 17, I had her set up an account with BALANCE and had her use it to learn about credit building, budgeting, etc. She just purchased her first home at age 22, and I think what she learned through BALANCE was a big part of her financial success!" -Liberty, member since 2010.

Financial Coaching

BALANCE can provide you with financial help from accredited financial coaches. You'll set up a time and get help, one-on-one. They provide counseling for things like:

"We used BALANCE's home buying coaching to prepare us for buying a house. It helped us understand a lot about the home buying process and the financial requirements, which prepared us really well." -Fatemeh, member since 2015.

How To Create a BalanceTrack Account

BalanceTrack is a program that offers financial education courses.

Create a BalanceTrack Account

To create a BalanceTrack account, click on the “Create one now” link under the login button. It only takes a minute!

Once you’ve created an account and logged in, you can find the BalanceTrack courses under the Program menu at the top of the homepage.

Note: BALANCE is not owned or operated by NWCU. BALANCE is a nonprofit certified by HUD to provide comprehensive housing counseling service and is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Services for Families and Children, Inc.