Financial Counseling

Because every now and then we all need a bit of advice.

Have you accumulated an overwhelming amount of debt? Have you recently experienced a financial hardship? Do you struggle to develop a budget that works for you? Do you fear bankruptcy is your only alternative? Are you just starting out and want to make sure you are on a solid financial path?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, we can help. As a member of Meritrust, you can schedule FREE financial counseling sessions with our certified financial counselors. Appointments are scheduled for a maximum of 90 minutes per session and are conveniently available at any Meritrust branch location. The sessions can help you build confidence in your finances by focusing on these topics.

Session Topics

  • Improve or maintain your credit score
  • Manage your current debt
  • Set and achieve personal financial goals
  • Develop customized household budgets
  • Find the right financial products to fit your needs
  • Improve your overall financial situation

Meritrust Financial Counseling Coaches


Chris Wolgamott, CCUFC
Director of Financial Counseling


Andrew Likes, CCUFC
Financial Counselor

Junction City/Lawrence/Manhattan

Devlynn Bittner, CCUFC
Financial Counselor



Office Hours (most branches)

  • Monday - 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday - 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday - 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Thursday - 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Friday - 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday - By Appointment
  • Evenings - By Appointment