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Self-Help Credit Union

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Your Deposits Support Community Recovery

Join Self-Help's Community Recovery Initiative by opening a Community Recovery certificate or money market fund. Earn a good return while supporting loans to help hard-hit families, small businesses and nonprofits.

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Protecting Nonprofits and Small Businesses with PPP Loans

The numbers continue to climb, but at last count Self-Help had closed more than 1,100 of the SBA's Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans, helping to preserve 17,000 jobs. See our report with frequently updated results.

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Find Help: Grants and Loans for Businesses, Nonprofits and Individuals

If you need a grant or loan during this stressful time, resources are available from the government, large companies and foundations. Small business owners and nonprofits, see the link below. Individuals can find resources here:

Help for Businesses and Nonprofits



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