YOUTH SERVICES & EDUCATION RESOURCES
Wildfire Credit Union is committed to providing administrators, teachers, parents, and students, with a central resource for financial education.
Wildfire Credit Union recognizes the importance of financial education. Our commitment to teaching students about handling their money wisely is extended through our Student Run Credit Union’s located at Heritage High School, John Glenn High School , White Pine Middle School, Arrowwood Elementary, Hemmeter Elementary. (Click on the school to access homepage)
Heritage High School- 2016-2017 Calendar of Events
John Glenn High School- 2016-2017 Calendar of Events
White Pine Middle School- 2016-2017 Calendar of Events
Wildfire Credit Union’s goal is to educate students and their parents about the importance of saving for both long and short-term goals. Saving money is a life-long commitment and creating the habit of saving now should help insure a financially stable adult life.
FINANCIAL EDUCATION PRESENTATIONS
As part of Wildfire Credit Union’s financial awareness program, we offer presentations on the following topics:
- The Basics of Banking: Savings, Checking
- Your Credit Score & Loans
If you have an interest in having a Wildfire representative speak to your students on any of these topics, please contact Ashley, at 989.249.8292.
Additionally Wildfire Credit Union is partnered with the Banzai Financial Planning Program. Students are guided through a variety of real-life dilemmas such as:
- DVD- Difference between a Bank and a Credit Union
- Budgeting –Online and interactive
- Medical Expenses
- Credit Card Interest
- Bank Account Reconciliation
The program is FREE to Teachers – materials include Instructor’s Manuals and Student Guides, which can be ordered through Banzai http://wildfire.teachbanzai.com/ For more details and or questions about Banzai please contact
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