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Self-Help Credit Union


If you established your Self-Help membership in North Carolina, South Carolina or Florida, then please switch from this website to the Self-Help CU website.

We're all in this together.

We're here to make sure you have access to the financial services and solutions you need. From finding your nearest branch, to banking from home, Self-Help can help. This page includes resources to answer some our our most frequently asked questions and as always our member services team is a phone call away. 

If you're searching for how we're keeping safe during COVID-19, please see our Coronavirus Updates page.

Routing Number:


ABA/Wire Transfer Number:


Member Services Number:

Toll Free (877) 369-2828

Need help with one of our remote services (online banking, mobile banking, or audio banking)? Check out this tutorial video page, for step-by-step instructions on everything you want to know.





Frequently Asked Questions


Self-Help Federal CU and Self-Help CU are two different credit unions each with its own membership, branch network, member service resources, website, online and mobile banking platforms. If you want to get accurate information about your credit union, find a branch, or use online and mobile banking, you'll need to know which of the two you belong to.

If your Self-Help FCU credit, debit or ATM card has been lost or stolen, use one of the following numbers to get help:

877.369.2828 (M-Th: 7am-5pm PT,  Fri: 7am-6pm PT, and Sat: 9am-1pm PT) to reach the Self-Help FCU member service center. 

888.241.2510 after hours and on weekends to reach Card Member Security. 

909.941.1398 from a non-mobile phone line when you're outside of the U.S. (this will be a collect call).

For more assistance with Debit/Credit cards, please visit our card services page.

We’ve designed this site to work well with smartphones and tablets, but an even better solution for smartphone owners is to also install our free mobile banking app.

For more information on how to use the Self-Help website, please visit our How to use our website FAQ.

You must have a Self-Help FCU checking account and enroll in Bill Pay through Self-Help FCU online banking. To enroll, simply log in to your account at, select "Bill Pay" under Online Services and follow the instructions.

For more questions about Bill Pay, please visit our Bill Pay FAQ page.

There are steps you can take to avoid fees on SHFCU products and services. You can find the full list here.

A full list of our holiday hours can be found here. For specific branch hours please visit our locations page.

You can either:

Check your account balance using online or mobile banking.

You can also use our free audio banking service by calling 800.606.5800 (toll-free), entering your SHFCU member number and your four digit PIN (audio banking PIN is separate from ATM/Debit or Credit PIN), and following the audio instructions.

Our ABA/Wire Transfer number is: 053185613

Domestic wire transfers can be processed remotely using this form.

For assistance you can either:

Visit your local branch

Contact the member services team at 877.369.2828

You would need to obtain wiring instructions from the beneficiaries financial institution, the beneficiaries name, address and account number. At a minimum, this would require receiving financial institutions routing and transit number and city and state.

Still have a question? Visit our FAQ page for more answers and information.