Advantage Federal Credit Union Personal Finance Topics
These sessions cover several personal finance topics and are facilitated by Advantage Federal Credit Union.
Credit is an extremely important factor in any individual’s financial situation. Your credit score can affect many aspects of a person’s life. This course will cover the steps an individual would need to take in order to either build or rebuild their credit.
- Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 9:30am to 10:30am
The home market is constantly changing and becoming more complex. Buying a home for the first time can be extremely daunting. AFCU is here to help you as you embark on your home buying journey. The first time homebuyers course covers the initial steps that individuals need to take before buying their first home. Attendees will be engaged through a comprehensive presentation and will leave with a new found sense of confidence as they begin the home buying process.
- Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 9:30am to 10:30am
In our current economy saving and budgeting is a necessity. Any individual’s financial situation can change in an instant. Saving and budgeting can help individuals reduce stress and lead a happier life. In this course we will cover the importance and benefits of saving and budgeting and then give tips on how to stick to a planned budget.
- Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Do you know what it takes to stay safe online? Do you know how to protect yourself and other RIT people? Are you worried about your online privacy? Did you know your smartphone can be attacked?
Cybercriminals continue to devise new ways to attack us both at RIT and at home. In order to meet those threats, we need to understand how to defend against them.
Join us for an hour of tips, tools, and best practices that will help you enjoy the Internet more safely, whether you’re using a personal computer, smartphone, or tablet.
- Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am