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Educational Events

Sep
07

Cybersecurity Awareness

We live in a world that is more connected than ever before. The Internet touches almost all aspects of our daily life, whether we realize it or not. In this educational seminar, we’ll discuss cybersecurity best practices on what you can do to protect yourself, family or business. Our goal is to raise awareness about cybersecurity and provide simple tips to be safer online.

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September 07, 2016
6:00 PM
Brodie Financial Center
9925 Brodie Ln
Austin, TX 78748-5612
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Sep
10

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.

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

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September 10, 2016
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
13

UFCU Victory Lakes Rededication Ribbon Cutting

To mark the first anniversary of UFCU Victory Lakes, the League City Regional Chamber of Commerce will host a rededication and ribbon cutting ceremony September 13, 2016 at 5 PM. Enjoy cake, refreshments, and mingle with UFCU representatives as well as your fellow members. Come celebrate with us!

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September 13, 2016
4:00 PM
2 Hours
Victory Lakes Interactive Financial Center
2500 S Gulf Freeway
League City, TX 77573
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Sep
14

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.

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September 14, 2016
6:00 PM
1 Hour
Lakeline Financial Center
13860 N Hwy 183
Austin, TX 78750
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Sep
14

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.
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September 14, 2016
6:30 PM
UFCU Plaza Event Center
8303 N MoPac Expy, Bldg C 1st Floor
Austin, TX 78759
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Sep
17

UFCU Victory Lakes Anniversary Celebration & Shred Day

We have enjoyed serving the Galveston and League City communities at UFCU Victory Lakes for one full year. Come celebrate with us! We’ll provide refreshments and hot dogs from 11 AM until 1:30 PM. At 2 PM, we’ll have the UFCU gift card drawing and one lucky member will win! Bring up to two file boxes of paper per household for free, confidential shredding, courtesy of Iron Mountain™. The shredders will be on-site to shred your records until the trucks are full.

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September 17, 2016
10:00 AM
Victory Lakes Interactive Financial Center
2500 S Gulf Freeway
League City, TX 77573
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Sep
20

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.
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LOCATION:
September 20, 2016
6:00 PM
UFCU Plaza Event Center
8303 N MoPac Expy, Bldg C 1st Floor
Austin, TX 78759
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Sep
21

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.

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September 21, 2016
6:00 PM
Steck Financial Center
3305 Steck Ave
Austin, TX 78757-7569
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Sep
22

Teacher Retirement System 101

As a healthcare professional it’s important for you to understand your retirement options. At UFCU, available through CFS*, we want to help you reach your financial goals. Please join us to learn more about your choices and opportunities when considering retirement from TRS. Topics include:

  • TRS Retirement Rules
  • TRS Standard Annuity Calculation
  • Partial Lump Sum Option (PLSO)
  • Government Pension Offset (GPO)
  • Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP).

*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.

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September 22, 2016
12:30 PM
UTMB Jennie Sealy - Room 2.506B
301 8th St
Galveston, TX 77550
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Sep
28

Retirement Income Planning - Planning for a Financially Successful Retirement

This seminar will help you plan for a financially successful retirement. We will address:

  • Are you on track for the retirement you envision?
  • Do you know what type of income you can expect in retirement?

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.

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September 28, 2016
6:00 PM
N Guadalupe Financial Center
4611 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78751-2908
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