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Announcing our Financial Education Contest Winner

More than 350 people opted to stay in the know for a chance at some holiday dough. Learn more about the benefits of TCU’s FREE online Personal Finance Program.

TCU Grants Employees Nearly $1.3M in Inflation Fighter Profit Sharing Bonus

Teachers Credit Union (TCU) has awarded the majority of its nearly 800 employees a $2,000 one-time Inflation Fighter profit sharing bonus. The bonus was provided to full- and part-time employees most impacted by current economic conditions.

How to Budget in Times of Inflation

We all know inflation is going crazy, and our monthly budgets are all taking a beating. How can you stick to yours? We’ve got some helpful tips to keep your bottom line intact.

What Does it Mean to be in Escrow?

Are you in the process of buying your first home and confused by escrow and how it works? Even people who have bought homes before are confused. Learn more about what you need to know about escrow!

Elevate

TCU’s Elevate Suite offers products and services to help those trying to build or rebuild a positive checking and credit history—plus the option of FREE financial coaching and FREE online financial education programs and resources. 

Simplify Your Student Loan Repayment

Refinancing and consolidating with TCU can simplify your payments and potentially save you money over time.  

Stay in the know, win holiday dough!

Learn sweet tips for smarter, safer shopping and earn a chance to win a $250 Visa® Gift Card by participating in our Financial Education Contest, open Nov. 1-15.

What is the Homestead Exemption?

What is the homestead exemption and how do I know if I qualify? The homestead exemption can help you save a significant amount on your taxes and offer other legal provisions. Read on for all your questions on the homestead exemption, answered.

Don’t Get Caught in a Fake Lottery Scam

How can you spot a fake lottery scam?  Here’s what you need to know to protect yourself.

Nearly 700 TCU Team Members Volunteer to Celebrate 2022 Day of Giving

Teachers Credit Union held its Day of Giving on Monday, October 11 where it supported more than 45 organizations including food banks, animal shelters and hospitals.