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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.

 

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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

 

Attend one of these webinars and you could win $1,000! Click here for details.

Our free webinars are open to everyone and packed with useful information. Just make sure to reserve your virtual seat!

February  – Drive Away Happy: Car Buying Decisions 

Getting a car can be overwhelming and stressful with all the decisions to make: new or used; buy or lease; zero percent financing or rebate (not to mention what color to pick). Participants will learn tips and tricks to have the best car shopping experience possible, while also making wise financing decisions.

Session 1: Tuesday, February 11    1:30 – 2:30   pm           Share link: bit.ly/2NCMWiV

Session 2: Thursday, February 20     8:30 – 9:30 pm          Share link:bit.ly/2NCMWiV

March – Repaying Student Loans 

Student loans can put a heavy burden on monthly finances, sometimes rivaling the cost of a mortgage. These days there are many options to help repay these loans. This webinar will teach attendees about the choices available.

Session 1: Tuesday, March 10     1:30 – 2:30   pm           Share link: bit.ly/33W2lkx

Session 2: Thursday, March 19      8:30 – 9:30 pm          Share link: bit.ly/33W2lkx

April – Identity Theft Solutions 

Identity theft is becoming more common and sophisticated than ever. Session participants will learn the methods that identity thieves use to access confidential information, tools for preventing ID theft, and steps to take should identity theft occur.

Session 1: Tuesday, April 14     1:30 – 2:30   pm           Share link: bit.ly/36itakV

Session 2: Thursday, April 23    8:30 – 9:30 pm          Share link: bit.ly/36itakV

 

May – Becoming a Homeowner 

Homeownership starts well before the contracts are signed—preparation is one of the keys to a smooth home buying process. This webinar covers all major pre-purchase topics such as budgeting, the down payment, credit reports, debt to-income ratios, and the mortgage lending process.

Session 1: Tuesday, May 12     1:30 – 2:30   pm           Share link: bit.ly/2S0WDv2

Session 2: Thursday, May 21    8:30 – 9:30 pm          Share link: bit.ly/2S0WDv2