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Financial Wellness

Financial Coaching Program at Financial Empowerment Center

EXISTING CLIENTS:

If you need to follow up wth a counselor,
call 918-802-7279
or send email.

The Tulsa Financial Empowerment Center provides one-on-one professional financial counseling at no cost to all residents. Anyone, regardless of income, can get personalized guidance on a wide range of personal financial issues. Counseling is available in English and Spanish. Make An Appointment

The Federal Communications Commission has launched a temporary program to help families and households struggling to afford Internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here for a list of local participating service providers.

Free Income Tax Preparation

The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) helps eligible individuals and families save money by avoiding unnecessary trips to paid preparers.

VITA: Services offered virtually and in-person by appointment during tax season. Summer Tax Session runs through September. Make an appointment or find online DIY tax options here  

Bank On Tulsa is a program that strives to connect people to safe and affordable bank accounts. These accounts have no overdraft fees, and have free online banking and free in-network ATM access. An adult can pay around $40,000 in a lifetime in fees to get their money if they don’t have a bank account. Bank On Tulsa has certified 10 accounts for you to choose from to help you avoid this large cost.

For more information about Bank On Tulsa, contact Kelsey Schultz at 918-581-1227.

Bank On Tulsa Certified Accounts
Bank Name Ally Bank Arvest Bank BancFirst
Bank of America
Bank Of Oklahoma  Chase
Commerce Bank  Discover Bank
First Fidelity Bank  Simmons Bank
Bank On Certified
Account Name
Interest Checking
Arvest Bright
Solutions Banking
E-Connect Account
Advantage
SafeBalance Checking
Account

Opportunity Banking
Secure Banking Account
Velocity Pay
Prepaid Debit Card
 
Cashback Debit
Checking Account

Freedom Checking Affordable Advantage Checking Account
Terms, Fees, and Account Features
 Overdrafts and
Insufficient Funds
NONE NONE NONE
NONE
NONE  NONE
NONE  NONE NONE NONE
Monthly Fee NONE $5 with E-statements
$7 with paper
statements
 $2.50 $4.95
$5  $4.95
$5
Waived with 15 debit transactions 
NONE $5 $5
Online Account
Opening
Online Only Yes  Yes
Yes
Yes  Yes
Yes  Yes Yes  No
Minimum Opening
Deposit
$0 $25 $25
$25
$25  $0 $10
Initial Load Fee $5.95
$0 $25 $25
Money
Orders/Cashiers
Checks
Cashiers Checks $0 $8 Cashier's Check
$3 Money Orders
Free Money Orders
$15/Cashier's Check
$3 Cashiers Check  $0 Money Order and
Cashier's Checks
Four Free Money Orders Per Month
Free Checks Free Checks with Bill Pay $6 Cashier's Checks
Pay Bills Free Online Bill Pay Free Online Bill Pay Free Online Bill Pay
Free Online Bill Pay
Free Online Bill Pay  Free Online Bill Pay
Free Online Bill Pay
Free Online Bill Pay
Free Online Bill Pay Free Online Bill Pay


 

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