Understanding the Difference Between Self-Help CU and Self-Help FCU Self-Help CU and Self-Help FCU are two different credit unions each with its own membership, branch network, member service resources, website, online and mobile banking platforms, etc. Some key differences Self-Help Credit Union Branches North Carolina, Virginia and Florida. Website/Online Banking You're already on it! www.self-help.org with a blue color scheme Self-Help Federal Credit Union Branches California, Chicago and Milwaukee. Website/Online Banking www.self-helpfcu.org (notice the addition of 'fcu' in the website address) - the site has an orange color scheme Joining Our Credit Unions Not yet a member? Join by following one of the links below: Join Self-Help CU Join Self-Help FCU Questions? Contact Self-Help CU at 1.800.966.7353.