News & Notes

  • Bite of Reality: October 14—A day of impact!

    Sep 19, 2019 | Full story
    BOR logoOn October 14, approximately 700 RCU employees will join forces to bring Bite of Reality financial programs to 20 high schools across Sonoma, Napa, Mendocino, and Marin counties. On this one day, RCU expects to reach an estimated 3,570 high school juniors and seniors, preparing them for life through financial literacy.
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    • Financial Wellness
    • Youth and Teens
  • Financial Education—A Day of Impact: A Message from the President & CEO

    Sep 12, 2019 | Full story
    Brett MartinezImagine the impact of all 700 Redwood Credit Union employees going out to local high schools on a single day to provide much-needed financial education. This month, RCU plans to do just that.
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    • Blog
    • CEO Message
    • Youth and Teens
    • Life Planning and Education
  • ‘Tis the Season for Savings

    Sep 06, 2019 | Full story

    Mother and childThere’s no better gift than giving a young person a head start on a successful future. When you open an RCU youth savings account, you help the child or teen in your life learn the value of saving. And with a little luck and effort, it could become a lifelong habit! 

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    • Blog
    • Youth and Teens
    • Savings Account
    • Savings
    • Youth Accounts
    • Life Planning and Education
  • 3 Ways to Ease the Back-to-School Budget Blues

    Jun 06, 2019 | Full story

    Kids getting on school busJuly may seem too early to think about back-to-school stuff, but before you know it, the time will be here. It’s a brand-new year, full of new opportunities, but it can cause some anxiety, too. With a little preparation, you and your children may find it easier. And the kids may learn a little something about finances in the process! Here are three tips to get you started.

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    • Blog
    • Life Planning and Education
    • Financial Wellness
    • Youth and Teens
    • Personal Finance