Savings and Budget

  • 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

Keeping track of your money takes a plan!

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.


Budgeting for Families

Learn more about how you can create budgeting solutions for you and your family. (6 min)


Creating a Budget

Learn strategies, tips, and tools to stick to your budget and achieve your financial goals. (4 min)


Debt Management

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


Family Conversations about Money

Learn about topics, strategies, and best practices for having family conversations about money. (7 min)


Savings Accounts

Learning how to save money and the options available to you are a major key to financial success. (4 min)


529 Plans - Saving for College

Learn about the process, benefits, risks, and tax implications of using a 529 plan to save for college. (4 min)


Sustainable Investing

Explore how to use sustainable investing to support the causes that are important to you while building a financial portfolio. (4 min)


Building Emergency Savings

Learn why and how to save for emergency expenses. (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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