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Recommended for ages 18+

It can be challenging to secure your first job. Realize how to capture your talent and translate it into workplace skills to create a thoughtful résumé and find ways to create opportunities for work readiness skills. Focusing now on early employment will help improve long-term career outcomes and a sustainable financial future. Gain tips on résumé building, and useful templates as well as structuring a future savings plan.

Strategies to Secure Your First Job in a speech bubble
0.75 hour(s)

Recommended for Ages 18+

Become familiar with several elements of home buying, such as: the roles of the realtor, home inspector, loan officer, buyer and seller. Explore the broad impact a home purchase can have on personal finances and identify financial preparation steps needed for success.  Tips related to the property, the transaction, and the move, as well as advantages/disadvantages of home buying are covered.

To create the optimal experience, each session is limited to 100 participants.

illustrated home with a for sale sign
1.50 hour(s)
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Recommended for ages 18+

Have you thought about your creative talents and a need to find a primary source of income or generate more income? Learn about ways to capture your talent, quantify your hourly value, costs to consider, and other pivotal questions. Explore how to create clarity in the scope of work that you venture to do, building a portfolio of references, and financial variables to consider. It’s a strategy, but is it for you? Join the conversation!

Gig Economy: Budgeting Inconsistent Income. How to explore if freelancing is your future lifestyle
0.75 hour(s)

Recommended for ages 18+

Does living simply create more space and time for achieving important goals? Learn ways to enjoy savings for purpose-driven goals by making room in your budget. Join the SEFCU Institute for Financial Well-Being in exploring a mindset of owning, buying, renting, low-cost experiences, and how to develop fun habits to prioritize easy living, financially green.

Keeping it Financially green. How to live simply.
0.75 hour(s)
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Recommended for ages 18+

Explore current scams and review practical tips to better understand and identify the difference between  a scam, fraud, and identity theft. Learn what to avoid, how to protect yourself, and take positive action to report incidents and file a complaint.  

To create the optimal experience, each session is limited to 100 participants.

Scams infographic
0.75 hour(s)

Recommended for ages 18+

Learn key terms and about the many variables that are used to calculate a credit score. Create a plan to develop positive financial habits to build a positive credit score. Discover how to maintain your credit history and keep it working favorably into your financial future.

To create the optimal experience, each session is limited to 100 participants.

Credit cards
0.75 hour(s)

Recommended for ages 18+

Apply the 50-30-20 rule for determining fixed expenses, flexible spending, and financial goals. Explore the benefits of developing a written spending plan, how to track income and expenses, and strategies for record keeping through a scenario-based applied learning approach. 

To create the optimal experience, each session is limited to 100 participants.

water can sitting next to a money tree
1.50 hour(s)

Recommended for Ages 18+

Planning for a secure financial future can be overwhelming. A variety of topics regarding growing, protecting, and saving funds for retirement will be discussed. Common ways to prepare for retirement are identified, along with an introduction to the basics of wills, trusts, and social security earnings. Topics will help in understanding the importance of early planning for retirement. This session is an overview and non-advisory.

To create the optimal experience, each session is limited to 100 participants.

Compass
1.50 hour(s)

Recommended for Ages 18+

Financial decisions made today greatly impact your future. When using credit, you are spending your future income. This concept will be the backdrop while you explore managing credit responsibly, how to obtain credit, and the meaning of credit scores and credit reports. 

To create the optimal experience, each session is limited to 100 participants.

Length 1.5 hours

SEFCU credit card sticking out of a jean pocket
1.50 hour(s)

Recommended for ages 18+

Refine strategies for talking with youth on how to make financial decisions that positively impact their future. These conversations can be a challenge, for all generations. Inspire young people by setting a positive tone from the start. Learn about financial checkpoints, key questions to explore together, and techniques for action-oriented discussions. The SEFCU Institute for Financial Well-Being will provide ideas for fun incentives to encourage good saving and spending habits and how to set youth on a path of attaining goals and financial stability.

Positive Conversations with Youth: How to Establish Healthy Financial Habits for Life
0.75 hour(s)