Financial Education

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Education Center

Schools Financial, a division of SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union, was founded by educators with an affinity to help others — a tradition we have upheld since 1933.

For savvy savers
Read our financial articles for tips on everything from buying an RV to finding one of 30,000 FEE-FREE ATMs.

For educators
Our custom-designed package, Educator Rewards,SM gives teachers and educational employees extra perks, special loans and discounts to help in and out of the classroom.
 


 

Financial Articles

Financial Articles

Advantages for Using Digital Wallet Services.

Advantages for Using Digital Wallet Services.

They're quick, secure and easy.

Digital WalletAdvantages for Using Digital Wallet Services.

Buying or Selling a Home During COVID-19

Buying or Selling a Home During COVID-19

What to expect when buying or selling during the coronavirus pandemic.

Buy or SellBuying or Selling a Home During COVID-19

Car Buying? Check Out Auto Rebates and Incentives

Car Buying? Check Out Auto Rebates and Incentives

Ways to drive home a bargain on one of your biggest purchases.

Auto RebatesCar Buying? Check Out Auto Rebates and Incentives

Certificates Are Making a Comeback

Certificates Are Making a Comeback

Save money for a predetermined amount of time at a usually higher rate.

CertificatesCertificates Are Making a Comeback

Five Reasons December Is the Best Time to Buy a Car

Five Reasons December Is the Best Time to Buy a Car

Get the best deal.

December DealsFive Reasons December Is the Best Time to Buy a Car

How to Afford College

How to Afford College

It's never too soon to start planning for college expenses.

College TipsHow to Afford College

How to Buy a Car During COVID-19

How to Buy a Car During COVID-19

Tips for car buying during this unprecedented time.

Read How ToHow to Buy a Car During COVID-19

Retirement Advice

Retirement Advice

Easing into your next chapter.

Read AdviceRetirement Advice

Safeguard Your Finances

Safeguard Your Finances

Beware of common pitfalls and scams.

Safeguard NowSafeguard Your Finances

Teens & Saving

Teens & Saving

What they need to know to promote healthy saving habits.

Teen Saving InfoTeens & Saving

Tips for Successful Budgeting

Tips for Successful Budgeting

It's not fun, but it's necessary.

Budget TipsTips for Successful Budgeting

Travel Tips

Travel Tips

Read this article before planning your next vacation.

Travel TipsTravel Tips