There are many ways you can get involved with the consumer resource center. Each person that signs up for the mailing list will get a monthly email with the topic of the month package. Each outreach package includes an article on the topic, a shortened sample newsletter article for your own publications, a poster, resource guide, and a featured resource that corresponds with the poster.
Whatever you level of commitment, we would love for you to join our efforts and will find ways for you to help. Financial empowerment is a huge undertaking that takes many different on-going angles to be the most successful and sustainable.
In addition to deciding a credit card is the right financial tool for you (and successfully applying for one, it is also important to understand how to use it wisely. Misuse of a credit card can impact your credit score negatively and could have long-term consequences for employment, housing options, or loans you apply for. Whether it is your first card or one you've had for a while, this list gives 13 tips to use it wisely and build great credit card habits for life.
Montana Credit Unions for Community Development (or MCUCD) is the award-winning, charitable arm of the Montana Credit Union Network. A state-wide nonprofit organization, MCUCD works together with the state's credit unions to improve the lives and financial independence of all Montanans.