.
.

PHONE: 215-934-3500 or 800-832-PFCU

ABA Routing # 236084298

Free Financial Education Workshop Open to Public on MLK Day

Jan 11, 2018

--Philadelphia Federal Credit Union to provide credit tips during King Day of Service --

Philadelphia, PA, January 11, 2018  – On Monday, January 15, Philadelphia Federal Credit Union (PFCU) will host a free financial education workshop entitled “Credit Doesn’t Have to be Confusing” from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Elementary School at Girard College, located at 2101 S. College Ave. in Philadelphia.

The workshop, which is open to the public, is part of PFCU’s participation in the 23rd annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, the largest King Day of Service event in the nation. During the workshop, PFCU’s Accredited Financial Counselor Erin Ellis will teach attendees how credit works, how to manage their finances and the different factors that can affect credit. Attendees will also learn how to build and reestablish credit and obtain and analyze a credit report.

As part of her role at PFCU, Ellis visits Philadelphia-area community organizations throughout the year to provide financial seminars, empowering people to take control of their personal finances and achieve independence.

“My day-to-day job is to go out into the community to teach people around the city about how to manage their money so they can reach their goals. The King Day of Service is a great way to get in front of people who may be interested in learning about credit but who haven’t had an opportunity to do so,” said Ellis.

PFCU is a member-owned institution that invests profits back into the community. To learn more about PFCU’s mission, services and upcoming events, visit pfcu.com.

About Philadelphia Federal Credit Union

Founded in 1951, PFCU is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial institution serving Philadelphia and Columbia County, Pa. PFCU is among the top five credit unions in the Greater Philadelphia area, with 11 branch locations, more than $1 billion in assets, 115,000 members, and more than 400 Select Employee Groups (SEGs). PFCU returns its profits to members in the form of higher dividend rates, lower loan rates, better services, and investment in the community.

Deposit a Check Anytime

Visa Purchase Alerts
National Association of Federal Credit Unions 
PFCU is a proud member of the National Association of Federal Credit Unions
National Credit Union Administration 
Your savings federally insured to at least $250,000 and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government. National Credit Union Administration, a U.S. Government Agency.
Excess Share Insurance Corporation 
Additional insurance of up to $250,000 on your savings accounts is provided by Excess Share Insurance Corporation, a licensed insurance company.
Equal Housing Lender 
We do Business in accordance with the Federal Fair Housing Law and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act.

We provide links to external websites for your convenience. Philadelphia Federal Credit Union does not endorse and is not responsible for their content, links, privacy or securities policies.

Please note that the amount of money contained in your investment accounts are considered non-deposit products and therefore, are not NCUA insured, not credit union guaranteed, may lose value, are not guaranteed by any government agency. Since they are not a deposit of the Philadelphia Federal Credit Union, investment accounts do not qualify for Excess Share Insurance (ESI). Securities, Financial Planning and Insurance products are offered through LPL Financial, and its affiliates, Member FINRA, SIPC. LPL Financial and Philadelphia Federal Credit Union are independent entities.