IMPORTANT - We're launching our NEW and IMPROVED Credit Union website on Wednesday, May 18. More details coming soon. 
ATTENTION - We will be conducting a system update from Saturday (5/14) at 9 p.m. through Sunday (5/15) at 3 a.m. During this time, Online Banking, Mobile Banking, and our 24-hour Telephone Teller will be unavailable. You can still use any SCCCU ATM or CO-OP ATM. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Webinar for the Win

Featuring a $1,000 GRAND PRIZE for one lucky attendee of BALANCE's free webinar series!

Santa Cruz Community Credit Union and BALANCE are excited to announce the 3rd Annual “Webinar for the Win” contest!

Back by popular demand, attend a free BALANCE webinar and get the financial guidance you need.

One lucky attendee will win the $1,000 GRAND PRIZE!

The rules are simple. To enter, just register and attend a free BALANCE webinar in February, March or April (and stay for the whole thing). Webinars are live, online sessions that let you learn from and interact with an expert on today's most popular financial topics. 

(Pro tip: Attending additional webinars earns extra entries into the contest.)

How to Enter

  • Must complete the BALANCE webinar registration form for each webinar attended.

  • Be sure to include a BALANCE provider (Credit Union, Employee Group, etc). For our members and non-members in the community, include SCCCU.

  • Consumers must attend at least one session in our free webinar series.

  • Each completed webinar earns them an additional entry into the contest.

  • Attendees must stay for the entire webinar to receive entry.


Click here to view official rules of the contest.

Webinar Topics

MARCH: Solving the Mystery of Credit Reports

Credit reports and credit scores hold a lot of power—they can help you buy that first home or limit your financial opportunities. This session provides an overview of credit reporting agencies, credit scoring, disputing inaccuracies, improving credit scores, and dealing with identity theft and fraud. Register here.

  • Tuesday, March 9, 2022 10:30am – 11:30am PST
  • Thursday, March 18, 2022 5:30pm – 6:30pm PST

APRIL: On the Road to Riches: The Basics of Saving and Investing

Investing is one of the smartest things consumers can do to secure a brighter financial future. Every investor has different goals, risk tolerance, and cash flow, which will impact savings and investment choices. Participants will learn about savings strategies and tactics, investment tools, and how to develop an investment portfolio that works with their lifestyle and budget. Register here.

  • Tuesday, April 12, 2022 10:30am – 11:30am PST
  • Thursday, April 21, 2022 5:30pm – 6:30pm PST

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


Yes. Earn an additional entry with every completed webinar.
The winner will be selected at random.
February 8, 2022 – April 21, 2022. The first Webinar is Tuesday, February 8th.
BALANCE’s free webinars are available at no cost to consumers through SCCCU. Lead by financial
experts, they cover different topics spanning a variety of life events, financial situations, and current
consumer trends.
Contestants must be at least 13 years old.
   WEBINARS: March
Webinar Tuesday, 3/8/2022 at 11:30am
Solving the Mystery of Credit Reports
Register here
Webinar Thursday, 3/17/2022 at 5:30pm
Solving the Mystery of Credit Reports
Register here
   WEBINARS: April
Webinar Tuesday, 4/12/2022 at 10:30am
On the Road to Riches: The Basics of Saving and Investing
Register here
Webinar Thursday, 4/21/2022 at 5:30pm
On the Road to Riches: The Basics of Saving and Investing
Register here