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Take Advantage of our Financial Education Resources to Live the Life You Want

by VCCU | Apr 25, 2018

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At Ventura County Credit Union (VCCU), we’re dedicated to improving the financial well-being of our members and our community.  We know how important it is to have your finances under control to live the life you’ve dreamed of.  And we understand that every stage of life comes with unique financial challenges.  That’s why we’re committed to providing easy access to financial education to help you achieve your financial goals today and in the future.

Community Workshops

From teens to seniors, our workshops cover a variety of financial topics, including budgeting, saving and investing, understanding credit, planning for retirement, estate planning and more. Whether you just landed your first job, or you’re getting ready to say good-bye to the one you’ve had for the last decade, you’re sure to find a workshop that’s right for you.  To learn more about our upcoming topics, check out our Financial Education page.

Do you belong to a group that could benefit from one of our financial literacy workshops?  If you’d like to schedule a presentation for your business or organization, we do that too.  Complete our Financial Education Request Form to get started today.

BALANCE Tools and Resources

Do you need personalized support for a specific financial challenge?  Are you ready to take greater control of your future?  We’ve partnered with BALANCE to provide free access to additional resources to help you turn your financial goals into a reality, including:

  • Online tools. Enjoy the convenience of online financial education resources you can access at any time. A variety of articles, financial calculators, videos, checklists, quizzes and more are available whenever you need them.
  • Monthly webinars. Enhance your financial knowledge with money management webinars on a new topic each month.
  • Counseling services. Get one-on-one help to manage a range of financial matters, including budgeting, debt management, bankruptcy, credit report reviews and more.
  • Debt management services. Gain access to counselors who work with creditors on your behalf to develop a repayment plan to help you get out of debt and move you closer to your financial goals.

Visit our BALANCE Financial Fitness page for additional details about what BALANCE has to offer.

You can learn more about our financial education resources by calling us at 805.477.4000 to speak with a VCCU member representative in your neighborhood or by visiting one of our eight convenient locations.

What We Offer

Whether you’re opening your first savings account or need help navigating mortgage options, our pros will provide you with the information, guidance, and confidence you need to make your financial goals a reality. Some of our services include:

  • Accounts: Savings, checking, ATM cards, money markets, IRAs, bill pay and more
  • Credit and Lending Services: Credit cards, auto loans, insurance, personal loans, home loans, mortgage rates, and more
  • Investment Portfolios: Seize opportunities to expand and strengthen your investment portfolio

This is just the beginning of what we have to offer for our members.

Why VCCU

Unlike banks, we are not-for-profit which means we do not report to (or make money for) any stock holders. That means we can pass on that savings to you, the member, in the form of:

  • Lower loan rates
  • Lower fees
  • Higher interest on deposits
  • & Much more!

Contact Us Today

To learn more about banking with VCCU or to open an account, visit us at a location near you or call us at 805.477.4000 today.