MEMBER LEARNING CENTER
Whether you’re interested in developing a workable spending and savings plan, getting out of debt, taking a look at your credit report, buying a home, or planning for your financial future, Community Resource Federal Credit Union wants to help you manage your money. That’s why we’ve provided access to financial education, counseling services, calculators, and more – all free as part of your membership in the Credit Union.
Your Path to Financial Fitness Starts Here
At Community Resource FCU, we care about your financial wellness. That’s why we’ve partnered with industry-leading BALANCE to provide you with free access to expertly-crafted financial education and resources to help with your fiscal matters. And should you need, BALANCE can assist with confidential, no-cost financial counseling services to help you develop a sensible budget managing spending and debt. For all your financial life stage changes and more, we—in partnership with BALANCE—are here to help.
- Learn how to buy a home.
- Learn how to save for college.
- Learn how to improve your finances.
- Get a credit report review.
- Speak to a financial counselor for free.
- Much more!
Free Webinars from BALANCE
Our free webinars are open to everyone and packed with useful information. Just make sure to reserve your virtual seat!
September – FAFSA: The Key to Unlocking Financial Aid
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a government form that streamlines the financial aid process, which can help reduce your student loan burden. This workshop covers FAFSA basics, as well as provides insight into the application process, how to complete the FAFSA online, federal requirements, and receiveing and maintaining federal financial aid.
Session 1: Tuesday, September 10 1:30 – 2:30 pm Share link: bit.ly/311j1qB
Session 2: Thursday, September 19 8:30 – 9:30 pm Share link: bit.ly/311j1qB
October – After Identity Theft
If you’re a victim of identity theft or just want to stay prepared, this webinar is a must. You’ll learn about the different types of identity theft as well as proven steps you can take to minimize its impact.
Session 1: Tuesday, October 8 1:30 – 2:30 pm Share link: bit.ly/30kPWoS
Session 2: Thursday, October 17 8:30 – 9:30 pm Share link: bit.ly/30kPWoS
November – Ten Steps to Financial Success
We all measure financial success differently but all paths to get there require discipline and goals. This session teaches participants ways to find financial control – including developing a spending plan, creating objectives, weighing insurance needs, and other tools that will help get you on the road to personal financial success.
Session 1: Tuesday, November 5 1:30 – 2:30 pm Share link: bitly/2KoRvMl
Session 2: Thursday, November 21 8:30 – 9:30 pm Share link: bitly/2KoRvMl
December – Credit Card Makeover: Getting Out of Debt
Credit cards can be a great financial tool, but for some, can lead to debt and financial trouble. This session provides an overview of credit card usage, warning signs of credit issues, and options for debt management and reconstructing existing credit.
Session 2: Thursday, November 21 8:30 – 9:30 pm Share link: bitly/bit.ly/2lDeydi