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TCU Announces Financial Literacy Contest Winners

Five lucky winners were selected out of hundreds of entries! Find out who won a $100 Amazon.com Gift Card* and learn more about the benefits of TCU’s FREE online Personal Finance Program.

9 Steps to Buying Your First Car

Ready to buy your first car? Here are some tips to get you headed in the right direction. 

Prepare for Spring

Winter is on its way out, and spring is on its way in. That means it’s time to stop hibernating and get outside! Before you do, though, you’ll need to help your home recover from the damage incurred during winter and take steps to prepare it for spring.

Choosing Your First Job

As you prepare for graduation and begin scouting different employment opportunities, be sure to look at the larger picture before you accept a position.

What it Costs to Get Married

Whether you’re saving up for a wedding, a big vacation or just want to have an emergency fund for peace of mind, TCU’s Choice Savings allows you to create multiple accounts and name them for your specific goals.

How Can I Save on Entertainment Costs?

With inflation driving up costs on everything imaginable, your monthly budget must be taking a hit. Fortunately, there are ways you can be proactive about trimming your budget without feeling the pinch. Below, we’ve listed eight ways you can save on entertainment costs. 

5 Steps to Crushing Your Debt

Are you over your debt? We can help with this list of ways to help get you back on track!

The Best Way to Spend Your Paycheck

Everyone loves payday, but too many employees don’t know how to allocate their paycheck in a way that best serves their financial needs. Use these tips below to learn how to manage your paycheck responsibly. 

Find Your Path to Financial Literacy!

It’s a jungle out there!  Find your path to better financial wellbeing by participating in our Financial Literacy Contest open April 1-30. The contest will help strengthen your financial knowledge, and if you complete the incentive playlist (4 financial education modules), you’ll be entered for a chance to win a $100 Amazon.com Gift Card*.

How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day on a Budget

Enjoy a romantic evening with your partner without going into debt! Try these Valentine Day hacks to save some money while still making it a memorable experience.