MEMBER RESOURCES

Youth Programs, Member Resources | Fortera Credit UnionAll the Resources You Need to Make Wise Decisions

Your membership at Fortera Credit Union entitles you to a wide variety of helpful resources to help guide you in your financial decisions throughout life.

GreenPath

Fortera has a partnership with GreenPath Financial Wellness. What this means for our members is that you have access to educational and informational materials online and in-branch, and you have the resources and access of a local GreenPath branch, nearby in Nashville.  

Through comprehensive education and exceptional service, GreenPath has been assisting individuals for more than 50 years.

As a Fortera Credit Union member, you can receive assistance with:

• Personal and family budgeting
• Understanding your personal credit report and how to improve your score
• Personal money management
• Debt repayment (fees may apply)
• Avoiding bankruptcy, foreclosure, and repossession

GreenPath counselors are available Monday through Thursday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. (CT), Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. To use this new service, simply call 1.877.337.3399 or visit them online at www.greenpath.com/fortera.

 

 

MONEY MANAGEMENT FINANCIAL EDUCATION

SavvyMoney Checkup 

This free and anonymous financial assessment will help you take control of your finances. In just minutes, you will receive a thorough analysis of your financial situation, including powerful tips by leading financial experts to help you control your debt, build a budget, and start living the life you want to live! 

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Financial Calculators 

Financial Resources – Calculators, Education & Counseling | Fortera Credit UnionCalculate your car payment, how you can pay off credit card debt and much more with these helpful and easy to use financial calculators. 

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KnowYourOptions.com 

A new consumer-friendly bilingual website to educate distressed homeowners about options to help them avoid foreclosure and encourage them to take action by contacting their mortgage servicer or a housing counselor. Sponsored by Fannie Mae, this is a helpful website on ways to avoid foreclosure including options to stay in your home, to be aware of scams and a Help Center. There is even a special section on help for military families. 

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Fraud Prevention

The rate of identity theft-related fraud continues to rise. A recent study* revealed that identity theft affected  more than 12 million adults in 2012, which equates to 1 victim every 3 seconds. Review the following information which has been prepared to protect you from the many types of financial fraud and identity theft.

Protect Yourself

Consumer Awareness Resources

We have created online links to continuing updates in order to help keep our members informed about issues such as protecting themselves and their money from fraud, consumer awareness, and smart money tips:

Youth Programs 

You can set your children up for success by teaching them good financial habits that will last a lifetime! Find out more about our Youth Programs for children and teens! 

Youth Programs

Credit Union Videos

View our most recent TV commercials as well as a number of educational videos.

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