Building Your Financial House

The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency’s “Building Your Financial House” (BYFH) is a comprehensive financial education dedicated to help participants build a strong financial foundation and a brighter future! Think financial education is boring and just about budgeting? The program uses simple language, real life examples, tools for practicing financial skills, and FUN to [...]

By |2023-09-20T16:07:36-04:00September 19th, 2023|Budgeting, Building Credit|0 Comments

How to Correct an Error on Your Credit Report

According to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), credit report errors more than doubled during the coronavirus pandemic. In addition, the CFPB found that many pandemic protections which were designed to help consumers, such as loan forbearance periods on federal student loans and federally backed mortgages, ended up negatively impacting their credit reports as a [...]

By |2023-02-10T14:44:13-05:00January 3rd, 2022|Budgeting, Building Credit, Investment Center|0 Comments

Let Widget Financial Help You Build Your Credit

The credit union has great tools to help you build a great credit rating. We can give you credit counseling, set up a credit builder loan, teach you how to make on-time rental payments part of your score, open a secured credit card account … […]

By |2020-12-31T08:41:56-05:00December 27th, 2020|Building Credit|0 Comments