• Quick and easy-to-understand playlists with lots of topics
  • Tips to put into action
  • Strategies to improve your finances
Quick and easy-to-understand playlists with lots of topics
Tips to put into action
Strategies to improve your finances

Borrowing basics to secure loans to fit your needs!

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 on our staff that are trained to help you find the solutions you need.


Buying a Home

Learn the process, resources, and strategies to help you buy a home while sticking to a budget. (6 min)


Considering Homeownership

Understand what you need to consider before buying a home. (6 min)


Investment Properties

Explore the world of property investment to see if it is right for you. (6 min)


Mortgage Relief

Understand your options, resources, and steps to take to work with your lender for mortgage relief. (5 min)


Mortgages

Learn how to work with a lender you trust and find a mortgage that fits your needs and budget. (5 min)


Reverse Mortgages

Explore the requirements, benefits, and pitfalls of using a reverse mortgage. (5 min)


Debt Management

Climbing out of debt takes having a plan. Learn how to use your budget to pay off your debt. (5 min)


Credit Scores & Reports

Why establishing and maintaining strong credit matters so much for your financial health. (5 min)


Car Loans

Explore different ways to buy a car and the steps you can take to apply for a car loan. (6 min)


Credit Cards

Learn how credit cards work, what features to look for, and how to manage a credit card responsibly. (5 min)

Westerly Community Credit Union is a full-service credit union with Rhode Island branches in Westerly, Richmond and Wakefield.

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