Make informed financial decisions

As the saying goes, “Sometimes, there’s too much month left at the end of the money.” And for far too many Central Texans, this is the reality: work hard, make a little money, pay for the bare minimums, then do it all again with the next paycheck.

The result? 40% of Central Texas families live below the Family Budget Estimator (FBE)—the real and basic costs of living in our region.

Download our Financial Toolkits

Includes important and helpful information on:

    • Budgeting templates and tips
    • Financial goal-setting
    • The difference between credit scores and repots
    • How to manage and knock out debt
    • And much more!

Start Saving Money Today

By signing up for a bank or credit union account, you can deposit your money and pay bills for free or at a low cost. Even if you’ve had problems with an account in the past, have never had an account before or don’t have a Social Security number, you can still open an account in Central Texas.

Bank On Central Texas has more than 40 partner branches in the Greater Austin area. Use the tools on this page to learn more just how easy and affordable opening a bank can be:

Bank Locator

Please choose one:

My bank account should have the following (check all that apply):

I have had problems with a bank account in the past (bounced checks, overdraft, unpaid fees) which led to the account being closed:

My local bank branch should be located within

miles of this Central Texas zip code:

On the day I open my account, I plan to deposit (select one):

I need a bank with staff that can speak Spanish:

 
 
 
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Every day in Austin, we’re working to ensure each child has access to high-quality education, every family has the tools they need to be financially stable, and health and human services are readily available for all.

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