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Self-Help Credit Union



Register Now for Our Annual Meeting

Members and friends, please plan to join us on November 18 when we will hold a virtual annual member meeting and celebrate 40 years of service. Register today and get a free gift from the credit union!

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Find What You Need During COVID

As the pandemic continues, we’re here to meet your changing financial needs. See our central resource page for information on potential loan relief, current branch hours and practices, and how to access services remotely.

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environmental justice equals economic justice


Shifting Away from Inequities in Energy

Thirteen percent of U.S. households pay over 10% of their income on energy bills. Our Director of Sustainability reports on this and other environmental justice issues addressed at the Just Energy Summit, organized by Partnership for Southern Equity.

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SHCU 2020 Scholarship Winners


Announcing our 2020 Self-Help Scholars

Congratulations to 28 students from Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia who were named as this year's Self-Help Scholars! Each winning student has received $1,000 to help pay for college or vocational school.

We're inspired by the leadership shown by these students and their commitment to volunteer service in their communities. Best wishes as they pursue their studies during a challenging time!

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Self-Help Announcements

  • Branch Access: As we take measures to protect members and staff, access to most of our branch lobbies is available by appointment only or limited to a few members at a time. Some branches are closed. Where available, drive-thru and ATM services remain open and fully functional.

    Face Covering Requirement (as of 5/26): For the safety of our members and staff, a face covering must be worn by anyone entering the branch, in accordance with public health guidelines. See more COVID-19 updates here.

    As a  reminder, members may access online and mobile banking any time. Please let us know if you need any assistance using these services. Stay safe!


Self-Help CU has branches across North Carolina and in South Carolina, Virginia and Florida. Find a branch or ATM near you.

Mobile Banking

Download our app and start using your smartphone to deposit checks, pay bills and more.

Get Help

Call us at 1-800-966-7353,
Mon. -Fri., 9am to 5pm, 
or visit our Member Support Center.

Located in California, Chicago or Milwaukee ? Learn about our Self-Help Federal Credit Union.

Self-Help Credit Union's routing number is #253184841

Applying for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan?  Please read this first.
Have questions?
Give us a call 1-800-966-7353