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The Bureau of Financial Institutions offers an on-line payment option for several types of payments that industry participants make to the Bureau:
- Examination expense reimbursements
- Consumer Finance Company assessments
- Credit Counselor assessments
- Industrial Loan assessments
- Check Casher annual fees
- Money Transmitter assessments and annual fees
- Payday Lender assessments
- Motor Vehicle Title Lender assessments
Please note that on-line payment is not available for application fees without a valid invoice. Invoices will be generated upon receipt of an application through the BFIApplications@scc.virginia.gov email address.
The on-line payment option allows immediate direct transfer (ACH) from the payer’s bank account to the Bureau, without the need for a paper check. (Currently, payment by means of a credit card is not available.)
There is no additional service fee for using the on-line payment option.
Review Frequently Asked Questions for additional information.
Once you have received your annual assessment notice from the Bureau and wish to pay on-line, follow the link below.
Make An On-Line Payment
The Bureau of Financial Institutions partners with a third party payment processor, Wells Fargo, to provide a convenient, secure way to pay certain fees and assessments electronically.
By following the link below, you will leave the Virginia State Corporation Commission's Bureau of Financial Institutions site and enter an independent Internet site managed and maintained by Wells Fargo. Neither the SCC nor the Bureau of Financial Institutions exercises any control over the information contained in or the privacy or security policies of this site.
Continue to Wells Fargo to make your payment.