Financial Counseling




Financial Counseling is a free voluntary counseling and referral service for UK employees (regular, .5 FTE or greater).


What is Financial Counseling?



  • It is intended to help employees gain control of their finances

  • Up to five sessions are available per fiscal year

  • Sessions generally last approximately 1 hour

  • Appointments are available Monday through Friday

  • All information is confidential unless required otherwise by law. Information does not become part of your personnel file.


What kind of help can I get from Financial Counseling?




Contact Financial Counseling if you:


  • Struggle to meet your monthly bills

  • Are behind on loans or utility bills

  • Face foreclosure

  • Experience a reduction in income

  • Face the loss of a parent or spouse

  • Want to plan for your family‚Äôs future

  • Want to buy, sell, or refinance your home

  • Need help finding community financial assistance

  • Want to control your money instead of it controlling you?


Additional Services



  • Presentations for departments on financial issues

  • Multi-week classes to provide a more in-depth financial education

  • Answers to general financial questions over the phone or by e-mail


How do I schedule an appointment?




Appointments may be scheduled Monday through Friday by calling 859-218-1589 or by clicking here. Special arrangements can be made for early or late appointments. Employees are invited to bring a spouse or sponsored dependent to counseling sessions.


What do I bring?



  • Recent pay stubs

  • List of monthly bills with amounts and due dates

  • Balance on any outstanding loans or credit cards

  • Information on any bills currently late or in default


Other Resources




Financial Tips


Work+Life Connections


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