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  • How to Safely Introduce Your Kids to Debit and Credit Cards

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    Like almost everything else, money management is a skill set that develops over time. Using and managing a debit and credit card are important parts of a healthy financial picture.

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  • 6 Steps to Plan for Back to School Expenses in a Time of COVID-19

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    This is shaping up to be a back to school season like no other. Many families are keeping a close eye on the latest news about their communities K-12 reopening plans as the pandemic continues. How does this uncertainty impact back-to-school spending?

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  • WESTconsin Online and Mobile App Release Notes

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    Keep up with what is new with WESTconsin Online and in our Mobile App.

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  • Five Tips for Avoiding ATM Skimming

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    Five tips to avoid being a victim of debit and credit card skimming at ATMs and gas pumps.

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  • How a Financial Coach Can Help

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    At WESTconsin Credit Union, we truly care about our members. You come to us with your own story and your own vision of financial success. We recognize you have unique dreams, pains, celebrations and goals. Our dream is to show you how much we care and to walk alongside you as your financial coach.

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  • Free, Online Financial Education Resource

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    WESTconsin Credit Union sponsors an online financial education resource called Banzai. It is open to everyone of all ages and people can find information that fits their learning level or financial stage of life. This program is aligned with all of Wisconsin’s state standards for financial education and offers two platforms for learning: A three stage game simulation and a wellness center with written materials and topic-based modules.

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  • Common Credit Score Myths

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    Credit scores and reports are complex and can be confusing. Many adults come into our office, often with information already heard, some fact and some fiction. Let's clear up a couple of credit score myths commonly heard in the office.

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  • Understanding Your Credit Report and Credit Score

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    The more you know about credit, the better chance of having the best credit score possible.

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  • Seven Tips for Credit Card Balance Transfers

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    A well-planned credit card balance transfer can help you save money on interest and reduce the time you need to pay off your credit card bill.

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  • How to Make Buying a Vehicle Easier

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    “Some have dreams of a new camper or auto loan or even just rebuilding credit and getting back on track. Everyone has something they are working towards. I’m glad I get to see the excitement on their faces and in their reaction when I get to give them the good news of a loan approval.” - Jeremy Hofacker

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