Financial Choice Partner – University of Minnesota Employees
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Financial Choice for University of Minnesota Employees

The University of Minnesota’s Financial Choice service through LSS Financial Counseling offers many benefits to our employees. Through this benefit, our employees and their immediate family members have access to six free financial counseling sessions. 

Everyone can benefit from a financial check-up. All sessions with an LSS Financial Counselor are free and confidential. Appointments are available in-person, by phone or online.

LSS Financial Counseling is an experienced nonprofit, full-service credit counseling agency.

Learn more about how Financial Choice works

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Now is the perfect time to take control of your finances!

Over the phone logo.Phone or In Person Appointment

Call 800.528.2926 to schedule a phone appointment at a time convenient for you or an office appointment at one of our Minnesota or Wisconsin locations.

Please note: to limit the spread of coronavirus, we are currently offering phone and online appointments only. We will reintroduce in-person appointments at a later date.

Online logoOnline Appointment

Get all your support online. Begin your appointment by creating your financial profile online any time of day. Just create a login name and password, then complete your financial profile with your income amount, monthly expenses, amounts owed to creditors, and any other information you believe would be helpful in understanding your financial circumstances. After that, a counselor will be in touch within two to three business days via email to offer some options and determine next steps. 

*If your debt is predominantly Student Loan debt, please call us at 800.528.2926 to schedule an over the phone appointment.

What can you accomplish with one of our Certified Financial Counselors?

  • Improve your credit score
  • Manage your student loans
  • Buy and protect your home
  • Establish a budget
  • Consolidate your payments with a Debt Management Plan
  • Earn points for the Wellbeing Program by attending all four sessions of the Four Cornerstones of Financial Literacy

Financial Choice Member Resources

Married couple.
Get Out of Debt
Free and confidential debt and budget counseling to help you develop a plan of action.
Family of three.
Homeownership Counseling
Preparing to buy a home, foreclosure prevention and reverse mortgage counseling.
College graduates discussing debt.
Student Loan Repayment Counseling
Understand your options and make a plan to get back on track.

What people have to say about LSS Financial Counseling:

“I greatly appreciate the assistance and support from my financial counselor. They did an amazing job and I have made several recommendations to others to reach out to LSS for Financial Counseling.”

“I cannot thank LSS Financial Counseling enough for saving us on all that interest we have been paying for so long and for finding a payment plan that works for our family. I see a debt free life for us so much sooner than we thought possible.”

Over the past decade, our Financial Choice partners’ employees and family members have paid off millions of dollars in debt and laid the groundwork for a secure financial future. Call 800.528.2926 today.