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.

2021 Fortera Credit Union Scholarships

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

Automate Your Savings

Saving money may not feel like your strong suit. But that doesn’t mean you can’t get ahead of the savings game. One of the easiest and most effective strategies is to automate your finances.

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.

Three Ways to Improve Your Savings Game Immediately

Saving money is tough. In fact, as humans, we’re wired to take care of our needs now, and worry about later… well, later. Putting resources away for a rainy day actually goes against our natural urge to make decisions based on what’s in front of us right now. Here are some tips to help you start saving like a champion. We promise, future you will thank you.

First Paycheck Budgeting

Congratulations on your new job! We are excited to help you celebrate all this newfound independence that work brings and to help you plan for wise saving and spending.

2020 Fortera Scholarship Winners

Fortera Credit Union is proud to award six $2,000 scholarships to graduating seniors in the class of 2020.