Bank on Roanoke Valley

Easy, Affordable Banking

Having access to free or low-cost banking options is the first step to overall financial wellness. Bank On Roanoke Valley is a partnership of local financial institutions, community organizations, and government that works together to connect individuals to safe, affordable banking products and quality, free financial education. Our partners provide products, services, and financial education opportunities to get us one step closer to a community of financially healthy and stable adults.

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Bank On Wellness

During this wellness series, Bank On Roanoke Valley rewards participant hard work and commitment through perks that are tailored to each participant’s self-identified goals. In other words, we work with you to tune up your finances in a way that makes your money work for you! Determine what your financial goals are, and we’ll help you achieve your goals through partnerships and direct interaction with our Bank On Roanoke Valley financial partners, who teach the classes and help you on your journey to financial empowerment! Are you ready to do the homework and make changes? Stay tuned to see when our next series will be offered!

Our next Bank On Wellness Series will be held monthly, online starting the 4th Tuesday of every month from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM from October 2021 through March 2022. Enroll now to learn more about the following topics:

  • Financial goal setting
  • Credit reports and credit scores
  • Banking
  • Creating a spending plan
  • Reducing spending and increasing income
  • Debt
  • Establishing and improving your credit
  • Savings and future planning

Participants can earn incentives and rewards for attending all workshops and meeting financial goals. We are currently accepting applications. Please contact Brandon Meginley, Financial Stability Specialist with the City of Roanoke’s Department of Economic Development, for information on how to apply.

E-mail: Phone: 540-853-1120

Roanoke Valley Saves

Are you ready to take the plunge and become a saver? All across the Roanoke Valley, people just like you are proving you can start small and think big!

Roanoke Valley Savers are setting financial goals, tracking their spending, and taking control of their financial future. Bank On Roanoke Valley staff and partners can show you how to develop a savings strategy, taking one step at a time to reach your goals. Don’t wait any longer —  take the America Saves Savings Pledge!

Through this simple tool, you can make a pledge to yourself and create a simple savings plan that works. Complete the Pledge and America Saves will send you short email and text reminders, resources, and tips to keep you on track toward your savings goal. Become part of an entire community of savers. Get started now!

COVID-19 Resources

IRS issues warning about Coronavirus-related scams

Importance of banking, general, during pandemic and ongoing

Do you need someone to help you?

The Roanoke Financial Empowerment Center offers no-cost, one-on-one financial counseling as a public service. For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit their website at

Questions? Email or call (540) 427-6811

Click here for a list of all our banking partners!

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Every individual deserves access to the financial education and resources they need to live a healthy life. Find help in working towards self-sufficiency.

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