Posts Tagged: Financial Education

All About 401K and IRA

Post-it notes with 401K, IRA, Roth, and a question mark written down Planning for your retirement can be overwhelming, and with it being so far in the future, it’s easy to put it off to another day. In fact, in a 2018 study by Northwestern Mutual, 21% of Americans have no money saved for retirement at all. If you’re part of the 21%, it may feel overwhelming to start, butRead more

New Grant for All Idaho High Schools

high school students in personal finance class raise hands

We’re so excited to announce our partnership with Stukent — a digital education courseware provider—in providing a grant for all high schools in the state of Idaho to receive Stukent’s Mimic Personal Finance Simulation and Curriculum for free for five years. This grant will give high school students all over the state the opportunity toRead more

How to Prepare for Retirement

Tree growing out of jar with coins to symbolize growing savings

Time flies, and it can catch us by surprise. Set yourself up for financial success by taking control of your retirement plan now.

Teach Giving to Kids at Christmas

Child giving a present to his little brother

Do your kids seem more excited about what they are getting than what they are giving for Christmas this year? This holiday season, you can teach your kids the joy of giving with a few of these ideas.

Idaho Central Opens a Second Student-Run Branch

Thunder Ridge High School Branch Store Front

Idaho Central Credit Union is thrilled to have the opportunity to partner with another local high school on a student-run branch. Student-run branches provide a unique hands-on learning opportunity for all of those involved.