Learning about finances can be easy!
Welcome to WCCU’s Financial Education Center. Simply, choose one of the topics below and start learning.
You can also create your own playlist based on your specific needs.
If you have questions or more complicated financial concerns, WCCU has Certified Financial Counselors
that are trained to help you find the solutions you need.
Explore different ways to buy a car and the steps you can take to apply for a car loan. (6 min)
Learn about the features, benefits, and functions of checking accounts. (5 min)
Learn how credit cards work, what features to look for, and how to manage a credit card responsibly. (5 min)
Healthy Financial Habits
Learn more about how you can develop healthy financial habits needed for financial well-being. (5 min)
Mobile and Online Banking
Explore how to use online and mobile banking securely and effectively. (5 min)
Learn more about prepaid cards to see if they’re right for you. (5 min)
Preventing Overdraft Fees
Learn about why overdraft fees occur and how they can be avoided. (5 min)
Credit Scores & Reports
Why establishing and maintaining strong credit matters so much for your financial health. (5 min)
Paying For College
Discover smart ways to plan and pay for college. (6 min)
Taxes - The Basics
Understand why managing your taxes is so important. (5 min)
Buying a Home
Learn the process, resources, and strategies to help you buy a home while sticking to a budget. (6 min)
Shopping for Insurance
Learn what to consider and how to avoid bad deals when shopping for insurance. (4 min)
Family Conversations about Money
Learn about topics, strategies, and best practices for having family conversations about money. (7 min)
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