Valuable Resource Links

All of us at Citizens Financial Services would like to be more to you than just a financial transaction. Many of our customers rely on us as a financial and trusted resource. We can become an important and reliable part of your personal and family organization to help you anticipate and solve problems in ways that may not have occurred to you. Think of us as an extended resource when you need financial support and information. We'll be here.

These links are the most popular websites that just about everybody needs at one point during the year. And if you think we’re missing one or two, please send it over to us via email and we’ll be sure to add it in.

Each of these third-party resources is free with no obligation for payment. Some resource providers may offer additional services for a fee. Citizens Financial is not affiliated with, nor does it receive payment from, any of these providers.
GET YOUR FREE ANNUAL CREDIT REPORT

Did you know that you can request a free credit report from each of the major three credit bureaus each year? You can do this for free on the only website authorized by federal law.

Get started here →  www.annualcreditreport.com

 

REBUILDING YOUR CREDIT

Helpful articles on when to use credit and how to rebuild your credit score. Simply click on the links to go to the articles.

6 Steps to Rebuilding Your Credit

 

TAX PREP FOR FREE

File online for free at MyFreeTaxes.com, sponsored by the national nonprofit United Way and powered by H&R Block. Your household income must have been less than $66,000 in 2017 to qualify for the free service.

Get started → www.MyFreeTaxes.com

 

CHECK THE STATUS OF YOUR REFUND

The IRS advises you to be careful not to expect your refund on a certain date.  If you’d like an estimate of when you can expect your money, you can check your refund status.

Check my Refund → www.irs.gov/refunds

 

OUACHITA PARISH DOMESTIC ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

A web directory of local programs in Ouachita Parish for assistance with bills, child care, and other domestic needs.

Visit the Website → www.omcap.org

 

HERE IS A FUN ONE – FIND UNCLAIMED MONEY!

The National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) links to the websites of state treasurers. In most states, you can search to see if your name appears within the state’s database of unclaimed property.

Search the Database → www.unclaimed.org

Search in Louisiana → www.treasury.state.la.us