AMP-Facebook_501 Facebook_509 Twitter_515 PodCast_526

Catholic Federal Credit Union Financial Fitness Blog

The Most Important Lesson You Can Teach Your Children

Posted by Bethany Dutcher, VP Marketing on Jul 18, 2014 11:48:16 AM

By a show of hands: Did your parents teach you how to balance a checkbook? To use a credit card responsibly? To save for retirement?

If you’re like most people, very few of you raised your hands. In fact, most of us just learned by doing and made a lot of mistakes in the process. (I know I did, and I messed up a lot!)

Here’s the truth: teaching your children about money, budgeting, saving and planning is one of the most important things you can do as a parent. In fact, the earlier you start introducing these concepts, the better.

Read More

Topics: General, Saving, Youth Education

Welcome!

We're happy you're here. Our blog gives us another way to communicate with you in a fun, relaxed way. Don't worry; we won't be selling you anything. We just want to share a more personal part of ourselves so you can get to know the lighter side of the credit union. Our goal is to improve your financial well-being, we'll also share helpful financial tips and recommendations covering everything from students loans to retirement planning, and dream vacations to budgeting, many from our own personal experiences. After all, we're still people helping people, as we have been for 60 plus years. Now we just have more ways to reach out and help. 

Subscribe to Email Updates