Websites for Savers Ages 18 and Under!
Visit these sites for tips on being smart with your money. You'll find information about:
- Earning and borrowing
- Saving and budgeting
- Spending and using checks
You'll also find out more about credit unions!
- Find information about the value of money.
- How it's used around the world.
- How to start saving today for an even brighter future.
Early Bird Savings 6-11 years
iCount 12-15 years
It's Your Life 16-18 years
Resources for young adults!
As a young adult you may be thinking about making some big decisions. You could be looking at buying your first car, deciding if you are going to go to college, or thinking about moving into a place of your own. UCFCU has resources to help you be informed about the decisions you are making.
Learn to Budget:
Start by creating a budget to see what you can afford. Click below to see a sample budget and you can set one up for yourself.
Learn how to manage a Checking Account:
CheckRight is a web-based checking account course designed to teach you how to:
- open an account
- write checks
- make deposits
- maintain a check register
- reconcile an account
- create a spending plan
CheckRight is a self-study program that allows you to learn at your own pace. Once you have read through the chapters, you will be directed to a quiz that will test your knowledge on checking accounts. You will be able to view the results and you have the option to send the results to the credit union via e-mail.