Financial Advice

Establish Your Finances


Budgeting and Credit for College Students

Many college students will be establishing a budget and building credit for the first time. UFCU Financial Representative Lauren Hernandez visits KXAN's Studio 512 to offer advice for dealing with these new life challenges.


Topics covered include:

  1. When should kids/young adults start establishing credit? 
  2. How do they establish credit?
  3. What are some easy ways to budget?
  4. How does credit affect you?