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Financial Wellness

Financial Coaching Program at Financial Empowerment Center


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 begins June 6. Please check back later for details. If you still need to file sooner, 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 six 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 Arvest Bank BancFirst
Bank of America
Bank Of Oklahoma  Chase
Commerce Bank  Discover Bank
Simmons Bank
Bank On Certified
Account Name
Arvest Bright
Solutions Banking
E-Connect Account
SafeBalance Checking

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

Affordable Advantage Checking Account
Terms, Fees, and Account Features
 Overdrafts and
Insufficient Funds
Monthly Fee $5 with E-statements
$7 with paper
 $2.50 $4.95
$5  $4.95
Waived with 15 debit transactions 
None $5
Online Account
Yes  Yes
Yes  Yes
Yes  Yes No
Minimum Opening
$25 $25
$25  $0 $10
Initial Load Fee $5.95
$0 $25
$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 $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


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