Don’t Let Back-to-School Shopping Stress You Out

Here are three steps you can take to plan for the upcoming back-to-school shopping season:

Fortera 2021 Scholarship Winners

These ten student members have each been awarded a $2,000 scholarship. We are excited to help these students pursue their post-secondary education dreams.

Summer of Savings: Job Ideas for Teens

Summer jobs are a great way to practice responsibility and jumpstart saving habits that will last long beyond the dollars earned.

The Best Financial Lessons I Learned From My Mother

Let’s honor the most important women in our lives by remembering the most important things they taught us.

How strong are your passwords?

Although it may seem tedious and annoying, strong passwords are our first line of defense against hackers.

Don’t Be Lured by Phishing

Phishing is an internet scam in which e-mail spam or pop-up messages are used to deceive you into divulging personal or financial information over the internet.

Money App Safety

We use money apps every day. Venmo, Apple Pay, and Zell have all become household names. Before you press send, pause and make sure you are moving money in a safe and secure manner.

2021 Fortera Credit Union Scholarships

Fortera Credit Union is committed to supporting the education of our young members by awarding 10 higher education scholarships.

Keep Our Seniors Safe

Elder financial abuse or exploitation is one of the fastest growing frauds in America.

Everyday Activities That Teach Kids Financial Literacy.

It’s never too early to start teaching kids about money. Good skills, that are learned at an early age, can have a lasting impact for the rest of your child’s life. In fact, this is one of the most important areas where you can truly change the course of your child’s life. Educating your children about financial wellness, will help them build healthy spending habits for the future. Here are some great ways to teach your kids about money.