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Sep
08

First Time Home Buyers

It is time to own your first home!  UFCU is here to help.

Come learn how to buy your very first home. UFCU is offering advice and information on how to qualify for a loan, what to expect from your REALTOR®, the benefits and pitfalls of purchasing a foreclosure, and the meaning behind all the mortgage terminology and costs.

Learn how to stop renting and enjoy all the financial and personal benefits of owning your piece of Austin.

Equal Housing Lender. 8303 N MoPac Expy, Austin, TX 78759. NMLS #441215

Parking map for the UFCU Plaza Event Center.
DATE:
TIME:
LOCATION:
September 08, 2015
6:00 PM
UFCU Plaza Event Center
8303 N MoPac Expy, Bldg C 1st Floor
Austin, TX 78759
Map
Sep
10

Estate Planning 101 (Basic Topics)

Many people believe that estate planning is only for the wealthy. Nothing could be further from the truth. This educational workshop will help you, and your family, learn basic techniques to become better prepared for life’s unexpected events. The workshop will cover wills, trusts, powers of attorney, medical directives, gifting and other important estate planning tools. We hope you join us to learn more about this vital topic, one that is relevant to us all.

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. UFCU has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.

Parking map for the UFCU Plaza Event Center.
DATE:
TIME:
LOCATION:
September 10, 2015
6:00 PM
UFCU Plaza Event Center
8303 N MoPac Expy, Bldg C 1st Floor
Austin, TX 78759
Map
Sep
16

Social Security: When Should You Start Receiving Retirement Benefits?

As you approach retirement, one of the biggest financial decisions you'll need to make is when to begin receiving your Social Security benefits. Should you begin receiving a smaller Social Security benefit early, or should you opt to wait until full retirement age or even longer in order to receive a larger benefit?

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. UFCU has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.

DATE:
TIME:
LOCATION:
September 16, 2015
6:00 PM
Lakeline Financial Center
13860 N Hwy 183
Austin, TX 78750
Map
Sep
16

Money Management 101

Join us for a fun and informative seminar which covers aspects of personal finance including:

  • Credit
  • Debt Consolidation
  • Savings and Budgeting
  • Financial Reviews

You will also be shown useful tools offered by UFCU to help you manage your money and achieve your financial goals.

Parking available in the Co-Op Garage on 2214 San Antonio Street.
DATE:
TIME:
LOCATION:
September 16, 2015
6:30 PM
University Financial Center
2244 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78705-5217
Map
Sep
19

Shred Day

Criminals need very little information to steal identities and garbage cans offer an abundance of information from paperwork. Bring up to two file boxes of paper per household for free confidential shredding. Commercial high-volume shredders, courtesy of Iron Mountain, will be on-site to shred your records.

GES (Global Environmental Recycling) will be on-site to collect and recycle your electronics. For more information regarding GES and for a list of acceptable recycling items visit www.GESRecycles.com.

Chris Miller, UFCU's Sr. Manager of Asset Protection, will also be available to answer any questions and/or concerns about ID theft and other fraud issues. Mark your calendars now!*

* Weather permitting

DATE:
TIME:
DURATION:
LOCATION:
September 19, 2015
10:00 AM
10 AM - 12 PM or until truck is full
N Guadalupe Financial Center
4611 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78751-2908
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Sep
22

Investment Basics

What are some of the basics of investments? A few of the topics discussed in this seminar are:

General fundamental investment concepts

  • Effects of inflation and compounding
  • Identifying goals and time horizons
  • Relationship between risk and return     
  • Types of investment options available

General investment strategies

  • Asset allocation
  • Dollar cost averaging

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. UFCU has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.

DATE:
TIME:
LOCATION:
September 22, 2015
6:00 PM
Highway 79 Financial Center
120 Palm Valley Cove
Round Rock, TX 78665
Map
Sep
23

Small Business Security

Small businesses are especially vulnerable to fraud from both internal and external sources. This seminar provides information you need to know to protect your business from emerging threats. If you’re a small business owner, or thinking of opening a small business, this seminar is for you!

Parking map for the UFCU Plaza Event Center.
DATE:
TIME:
LOCATION:
September 23, 2015
6:00 PM
UFCU Plaza Event Center
8303 N MoPac Expy, Bldg C 1st Floor
Austin, TX 78759
Map
Sep
24

Insuring Your Home

All home insurance policies are not the same and it is very important to know what you are buying when you are insuring your home. Topics discussed will be:

  • How home insurance rates are determined
  • The different types of home insurance policies
  • The correct dwelling limit for your home
  • Basic home insurance coverages
  • Optional home coverages
  • Liability and the homeowner
Parking map for the UFCU Plaza Event Center.
DATE:
TIME:
LOCATION:
September 24, 2015
6:00 PM
UFCU Plaza Event Center
8303 N MoPac Expy, Bldg C 1st Floor
Austin, TX 78759
Map
Oct
07

Investment Basics

What are some of the basics of investments? A few of the topics discussed in this seminar are:

General fundamental investment concepts

  • Effects of inflation and compounding
  • Identifying goals and time horizons
  • Relationship between risk and return     
  • Types of investment options available

General investment strategies

  • Asset allocation
  • Dollar cost averaging

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. UFCU has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.

DATE:
TIME:
LOCATION:
October 07, 2015
6:00 PM
Steck Financial Center
3305 Steck Ave
Austin, TX 78757-7569
Map
Nov
17

Money Management 101

Join us for a fun and informative seminar which covers aspects of personal finance including:

  • Credit
  • Debt Consolidation
  • Savings and Budgeting
  • Financial Reviews

You will also be shown useful tools offered by UFCU to help you manage your money and achieve your financial goals.

Parking available in the Co-Op Garage on 2214 San Antonio Street.
DATE:
TIME:
LOCATION:
November 17, 2015
6:30 PM
University Financial Center
2244 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78705-5217
Map