Workshops

First-Time Home Buying

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
Belmont Branch
3010 S.E. Belmont St.
Portland, OR 97214
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Take the mystery out of buying your first home. Learn to think like a loan officer. Be prepared before you start shopping by learning how lenders decide how much you can afford, how much savings you need to qualify, and what makes you the ideal borrower.

Identity Theft Protection

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 6:00pm
Belmont Branch
3010 S.E. Belmont St.
Portland, OR 97214
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Feel empowered when you learn how to protect yourself from identity theft. Learn the latest scams and what to watch out for, including internet safety precautions, smart advice for spotting fraud and what to do if it happens to you.

Mortgage Financing Options

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
Belmont Branch
3010 S.E. Belmont St.
Portland, OR 97214
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Trying to decide between a home equity loan or refinancing a mortgage? Learn the features of most types of real estate loans, including how each option affects the monthly payment, interest rate, down payment, and closing costs

Retirement Planning for PERS Employees*

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 6:00pm
Belmont Branch
3010 S.E. Belmont St.
Portland, OR 97214
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Gain a clear picture of the PERS tier 1 system and how your pension fits into a financial plan.

Establish Your Credit

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 6:00pm
West Linn Branch
21900 Willamette Drive
West Linn, OR 97068
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Make smart choices about credit cards. Learn how to best establish and use credit, how to evaluate and differentiate between credit card offers, and how to minimize the cost of using credit (including “gotcha” fees). Parents can also learn how to help their young adults get started.

Keep More of What You Earn

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 6:00pm
Belmont Branch
3010 S.E. Belmont St.
Portland, OR 97214
40
Learn the most common ways that you may be wasting your hard-earned dollars, and techniques to identify and stop your spending leaks.


*Non-deposit investment products and services are offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. ("CFS"), a registered broker-dealer (Member FINRA/SIPC) and SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. The Credit Union has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.