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

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