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Learn about financial basics

Financial literacy is beneficial when working toward financial health. Here you can watch useful videos on financial literacy that breakdown key concepts. It’s A Money Thing is a great resource in the classroom, or if you need a refresher on financial topics!

 

The material provided on this website is for informational use only and is not intended for financial, tax or investment advice. TruWest CU and/or its affiliates, and Currency Marketing, assume no liability for any loss or damage resulting from one’s reliance on the material provided. Please also note that such material is not updated regularly and that some of the information may not therefore be current. Consult with your own financial professional and tax advisor when making decisions regarding your financial situation.

Budgeting Basics


Building a Budget


Saving with New Skills


Navigating Income Loss


Responding to Financial Emergencies


Avoiding Lifestyle Creep


Emergency Fund Boot Camp


Good vs. Bad Spending


Comparing Cards


Living On Your Own


Common Money Beliefs


How to Save on Groceries


Pay Yourself First

 

The material provided on this website is for informational use only and is not intended for financial, tax or investment advice. TruWest CU and/or its affiliates, and Currency Marketing, assume no liability for any loss or damage resulting from one’s reliance on the material provided. Please also note that such material is not updated regularly and that some of the information may not therefore be current. Consult with your own financial professional and tax advisor when making decisions regarding your financial situation.

Breakdown of a Credit Score


Boost Your Credit Score


Using Your Credit Card


Comparing Cards


Loan Basics


Buying a Used Car


Leasing vs. Buying a New Car


Predatory Lending


Demystifying Mortgages


Student Loans 101


Strategies for Debt Repayment

 

The material provided on this website is for informational use only and is not intended for financial, tax or investment advice. TruWest CU and/or its affiliates, and Currency Marketing, assume no liability for any loss or damage resulting from one’s reliance on the material provided. Please also note that such material is not updated regularly and that some of the information may not therefore be current. Consult with your own financial professional and tax advisor when making decisions regarding your financial situation.

Compound Interest Mind Bending


Investment Vehicles


Understanding Inflation


Compound Interest Rule of 72


Income Essentials


Trends in the Stock Market


Saving for Retirement


After Grad: Work or College?


Let’s Talk Taxes


Foiling Identity Theft


How to Spot Scams


Intro to Insurance


Organizing Your Finances

 

The material provided on this website is for informational use only and is not intended for financial, tax or investment advice. TruWest CU and/or its affiliates, and Currency Marketing, assume no liability for any loss or damage resulting from one’s reliance on the material provided. Please also note that such material is not updated regularly and that some of the information may not therefore be current. Consult with your own financial professional and tax advisor when making decisions regarding your financial situation.

Credit Union Myths


Choosing Your Financial Institution


Know Your Checking Account


Earning Money Online


Growing Your Money Locally


Owning vs. Renting a Home

 

The material provided on this website is for informational use only and is not intended for financial, tax or investment advice. TruWest CU and/or its affiliates, and Currency Marketing, assume no liability for any loss or damage resulting from one’s reliance on the material provided. Please also note that such material is not updated regularly and that some of the information may not therefore be current. Consult with your own financial professional and tax advisor when making decisions regarding your financial situation.

Making Money


Spending Money


Saving Money


Borrowing Money


Giving Money


Growing Money

 

The material provided on this website is for informational use only and is not intended for financial, tax or investment advice. TruWest CU and/or its affiliates, and Currency Marketing, assume no liability for any loss or damage resulting from one’s reliance on the material provided. Please also note that such material is not updated regularly and that some of the information may not therefore be current. Consult with your own financial professional and tax advisor when making decisions regarding your financial situation.

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