Greater Chautauqua FCU is pleased to announce a member benefit — GreenPath.
As a valued member of Greater Chautauqua, we are committed to serving you. And as a benefit to you, we are providing you with free access to money management and financial education services.
GCFCU has teamed up with GreenPath Debt Solutions in order to bring you GreenPath, a financial management program. Through comprehensive education and exceptional service, GreenPath has been assisting individuals for more than 50 years.
Through GreenPath, you will enjoy unlimited access to financial counselors without paying - it's free!
As a member of Greater Chautauqua FCU, you can receive assistance with:
- Personal and family budgeting
- Understanding your personal credit report and how to improve your score
- Personal money management
- Debt repayment
- Avoiding bankruptcy, foreclosure, and repossession
GreenPath can give personalized answers to your individual needs. From issues ranging from a proactive savings plan to saving a home from foreclosure, advice is only a phone call away.
Call today for a free consultation!
GreenPath also provides several resources to help better educate you and assist in your financial responsibilities, such as:
- Online classes
- GreenPath University
- Real $tories Podcasts
- Worksheets and guides
Visit GreenPath Financial Wellness to get started!
Or, contact our Financial Solutions Officer at (716) 665-3799, option 4, for more information about GreenPath.
Greater Chautauqua is pleased to introduce our latest financial education tool called CheckRight. CheckRight is a web-based checking account management education module designed to teach you how to manage a checking account. CheckRight is a great tool if you are looking to open a checking account for the first time or you have had difficulty handling an account in the past. Among other things, CheckRight will help you learn how to:
- Open an account
- Write checks
- Make deposits
- Maintain a check register
- Reconcile an account
- Create a spending plan
BudgetSmart is a new and exciting software program exclusive to Greater Chautauqua FCU. This easy-to-use software tool uses simple graphics, "pop-up" boxes and bar charts to help you manage money more effectively. You can use the program to:
- Establish a budget
- Track spending
- View tips for improving areas of overspending (or inadequate saving)
- Experiment with "what if" senerios to determine how a major purchase or change in income would impact your budget
To get a copy of BudgetSmart, click the link to the left and follow the steps to download the software to your computer. The required institution code and password will be pre-filled for your convenience, if there is an issue, please contact our financial solutions officer at (716) 665-3799.
GreenPath University exists to provide visitors with a high-quality, user-friendly, financial education website. The content on this site has been specifically chosen by GreenPath financial counselors to ensure you have access to the most up-to-date money management resources in the industry – where and when you need it.
GreenPath University also provides free weekly webinars every Wednesday. Topics consist of understanding your credit report, protecting your identity, financial literacy training, and much more. Click on the link to the left to register for an upcoming webinar, or to view previous videos in their archives.