A PROGRAM OF:

Find balance

beyond your balances.

The Allegheny County Financial Empowerment Center offers professional financial counseling 
as a free public service for everyone.

Helping People Build Wealth

The Allegheny County Financial Empowerment Center is a partnership between Neighborhood Allies, Allegheny County Department of Human Services, and Advantage Credit Counseling Service, Inc. With the support of Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund and local funders, the program launched in March, 2019.

The FEC model provides free, one-on-one professional counseling assistance with money management, budgeting, reducing debt, establishing and improving credit, connecting to safe and affordable banking services, building savings, and referrals to other services and organizations. Professionally trained counselors support their clients in navigating complex financial challenges and choices, helping them identify and meet present challenges and future ambitions.

Ready to take control of your financial future?

Allegheny County FEC - about our program

You’re at the right place.

We empower you with the knowledge, tools, and support you need to achieve your financial goals.

Helping People Build Wealth

The Allegheny County Financial Empowerment Center is a partnership between Neighborhood Allies, Allegheny County Department of Human Services, and Advantage Credit Counseling Service, Inc. With the support of Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund and local funders, the program launched in March, 2019.

The FEC model provides free, one-on-one professional counseling assistance with money management, budgeting, reducing debt, establishing and improving credit, connecting to safe and affordable banking services, building savings, and referrals to other services and organizations. Professionally trained counselors support their clients in navigating complex financial challenges and choices, helping them identify and meet present challenges and future ambitions.

Our Partners

These partners host a counselor one day a week. Counseling at these locations is integrated into the partners’ programming. To make an in-person appointment, go here.

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grant associates
Human Services Center Mon Valley
north hills community outreach
PA Career Link
sisters place
upmc

Our Impact

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Total Savings

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People Served

debt reduced

Total Debt Reduced

Ready to take control of your financial future?

Allegheny County FEC - about our program

You’re at the right place.

We empower you with the knowledge, tools, and support you need to achieve your financial goals.