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

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

Due to the pandemic, courses are only available virtually on Zoom. Once it is safe to be back in the branch classroom, we will offer in-person courses again.

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