First-Time Homebuyer? Make Sure You’re Prepared for These 7 Hidden Costs

When budgeting for your first home, here are seven often overlooked costs that can have a big impact on your bottom line:

Prequalification and Preapproval: Two Steps Closer to Homeownership

Although prequalification and preapproval share a prefix, each process serves a different purpose. Below we explore the differences plus some suggestions for the right time to take each step.

Resume Writing Tips for College Grads

One key tool for job seekers is a resume. In many cases, it offers an employer the first impression of a job seeker

Ready. Set. Close. Introducing Rapid Refi

Refinance your existing mortgage to save time and money for spending on what matters most. With our Rapid Refi loan, we’ll close in 30 days or the $299 in closing costs are on us. Choose between 5, 10, and 15-year term options.

2021 Fortera Credit Union Scholarships

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

Get a Head Start on Buying a Home

The process to becoming a homeowner can sometimes feel intimidating- even if it’s not your first time. The real estate market is always changing, along with the rates and financial rules. Here are 5 financial tips to make sure you’re prepared for your future home.

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.