Credit Union Advantage

Learn about credit unions and the co-operative principles that they follow.

In this self-paced course, you'll learn why you should consider joining a credit union. We'll cover the differences and similarities to banks, the history of credit unions and the underlying co-operative principles that credit unions follow.

While money is important to everyone, learning about money can be pretty dry and boring—that's why we'll do our best to entertain you while increasing your knowledge!

Brought to you by

Community Choice Credit Union

Your Instructor


Instructor may be a little bold! I prefer co-pilot. I'm a young adult trying to figure things out, just like you. Basically, we'll be taking this course together, and along the way, we'll be taught by a variety of financial experts, all with important money tips and knowledge to share.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why are these courses free?
You can thank Community Choice Credit Union for that! As a member-owned co-operative financial institution, we believe that everyone should have access to free financial education. We want you to have a basic understanding of financial concepts and be able to make smart financial decisions.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to all of the It's a Money Thing Academy courses for as long as you like—across any and all devices you own.
When does the course start and finish?
The It's a Money Thing Academy is completely self-paced—you decide when you start and when you finish any of the courses.

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