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Free Member Seminars

Seminars are a powerful expression of Gesa's commitment to financial education. Invite your friends, whether they are members or not, because our seminars are available to all.

Seminar Schedule

Financial Boot Camp: VA Home Loans

VA Home Loans are one of the best benefits offered to our military members both past and present. Veteran Affairs helps service members, veterans, and eligible surviving spouses become homeowners. It provides a home loan guarantee benefit and other housing-related programs to help you buy, build, repair, retain, or adapt a home for your own personal occupancy. Attend this session to learn about the requirements for eligibility, qualifications once you are eligible, and the resources for obtaining a VA Home Loan.

Financial Boot Camp: Understanding Your Credit Score

Your credit score is one of the most vital parts of your financial life. Credit scores follow you forever, and will play a huge role in financial situations throughout your life. Many people think that a credit score only matters when needing approval for a loan or credit card, but it goes far beyond that. Learn how your credit score impacts your life, what a FICO score is, and how to improve and/or sustain your credit score.

Financial Boot Camp: Money Management

Most of us are always looking for ways to save a few bucks here and there. The key to that success is learning how to properly manage your finances. This session will help you build your financial foundation by helping you assess your current situation, become better at budgeting, and set your personal spending and financial goals.

Know Your Score: Understanding Your Credit Score

If you’re new to credit or just looking for a quick refresher, 'Know Your Score: Understanding Your Credit Score' is the overview you’ve been looking for. Attend this session to learn about the basics of your credit score, why your credit score is important, and tips that lead to a better credit score.

Identity Theft: Don’t Wait Until It Happens to You

Have you been a victim of recent data breaches or identity theft and aren’t sure what steps to take next? Join us for a free seminar presented by Gesa’s Compliance Supervisor and learn how to protect your information and recover. Attendees will receive information on the signs of identity theft, data breaches, scams along with recovery and prevention tips.

Custom Home Buying

Are you ready to build your dream home, but are unsure about the process? Gesa has partnered with the experts at Pahlisch Homes to help show you how easy custom building can be–from start to finish. Attend this seminar to learn more about site evaluations and lot selection, choosing the perfect floor plan and finding financing that fits your needs. Attend this event in a newly constructed, custom Pahlisch home.

Design Like a Parade Home Winner

Do you love the designs ideas showcased in the Parade of Homes™? Come and learn from the award-winning experts at StoneCrest Inc. Attend this session to learn more about land and floor plan selections, details to make your home design stand out, and financing - including 0% options. This session is free and will be held at a Parade of Homes™ home, with specific home location to be provided at RSVP.

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Seminar Schedule

Seminars are a powerful expression of Gesa's commitment to financial education. Invite your friends, whether they are members or not, because our seminars are available to all.

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Note: Seminar dates, times and locations can change without notice. If you have not registered at least one week in advance, please call to register and verify the schedule.

Onsite Presentations

Gesa offers free financial literacy materials and workshops to high schools, colleges, clubs, businesses, and other groups. There is no cost for speakers or materials and each presentation can be tailored to suit the needs of your group or organization. Click here for a list of current topics.

Invite a credit union expert to visit your business, school, group or organization today. Simply fill out the form below and we'll follow up with you shortly to discuss your requirements. For more information contact an Education and Outreach Specialist by calling 509.378.3546.

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