Branch Update

In accordance with LA County requirements, as of July 17, 2021, all visitors inside our branches will be required to wear masks at all times regardless of their vaccination status. Thank you for your cooperation!

Independent Advantage

Is your teen money smart?

The Independent Advantage program is a series of financial courses available to high school students. In a relaxed and fun environment, students learn about checking accounts, electronic access, credit, and budgeting.

Upon completion of the courses series students receive:

  • Checking account with a free box of checks
  • Mastercard debit card
  • Electronic access to their accounts
  • Opportunity to apply for a low-limit credit card

Upcoming Sessions

April 2021 - ENROLLMENT CLOSED

Virtual Course via Zoom
(Tuesday/Thursday Evenings)
5:15pm - 6:30pm
April 6th, 8th, 13th, 15th, 20th, 22nd, 27th & 29th

June 2021 - ENROLLMENT CLOSED

Virtual Course via Zoom
(Tuesday/Thursday Evenings)
5:15pm - 6:30pm
June 1st, 3rd, 8th, 10th, 15th, 17th, 22nd & 24th

July 2021 - ENROLLMENT CLOSED

Virtual Course via Zoom
(Tuesday/Thursday Evenings)
5:15pm - 6:30pm
July 6th, 8th, 13th, 15th, 20th, 22nd, 27th & 29th

September 2021

In-Person Instruction: Burbank Branch*
(Tuesday Evenings)
5:45pm – 8:00pm
September 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th

October 2021

In-Person Instruction: Burbank Branch*
(Tuesday Evenings)
5:45pm – 8:00pm
October 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th

November 2021

In-Person Instruction: Burbank Branch*
(Tuesday Evenings)
5:45pm – 8:00pm
November 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd

*In-person courses are subject to CDC guidelines. If necessary, these courses may be rescheduled to meet virtually on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

In-person courses are subject to CDC guidelines. If necessary, these courses may be rescheduled to meet virtually on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Classes are free. Students must open a savings account with the Credit Union before the first course.