On Your Own

TFCU is there for you through all life’s stages.

Getting married, your first home, retirement and everything in between, we help you every step of the way.

It’s time to take that first step on your own.

We want to help you. Whether you are buying your first car, settling into a place to call your own or venturing into college, TFCU has tips and tricks to help you save your money, spend it wisely and get off on the right foot.

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Starting Out Toolkit

If you are just taking your initial steps into the world of financial independence, you have a tremendous opportunity to arm yourself with knowledge and create a plan for success. This toolkit is offered through TFCU’s partnership with the BALANCE Financial Fitness Program.

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Getting Married, Merging Lives, Merging Money

So you’re ready to walk down the aisle and tie the knot? Merging lives and households is a big step. And, often, combining finances can be the hardest part.

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Empower yourself. Empower your friends.

Get the money tips, tricks and life hacks that will keep you out of debt and your wallet full.

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Personalized, free financial coaching

TFCU’s Member Solutions offers one-on-one assistance with topics ranging from budgeting, credit report review and car buying to purchasing your first home or preventing foreclosure.

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BALANCE Financial Fitness Program

You can access free and confidential financial counseling and online resources through TFCU’s relationship with BALANCE.

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Recommended Accounts and Services

Auto Loans

Let TFCU help put you behind the wheel of a new or used vehicle.

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Home Loans

Have you found the perfect home or property? Let our Mortgage Lending Department help you achieve your goals and realize your dreams.

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Savings Accounts

Save your money now. Even a small emergency fund can go a long way toward feeling more financially secure.

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Invest & Plan

Let the TFCU Financial Advisors help with financial strategies based on who you are and your unique objectives.

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