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Managing Your Personal Finances

As a student, there is no better time to start thinking about personal finances. As Harvard’s not-for-profit financial cooperative, exclusively serving the Harvard community, we’re here to help you improve your “financial IQ” and set you up with the steps to a strong financial future.

Ready to get started? Learn the three simple steps to open your HUECU account. We look forward to working with you to accomplish all of your financial goals.

Expand Your Knowledge

Banking in the U.S.

Saving Money as a Student

GreenPath Financial Wellness

Credit Reports

Cyber Security

How Lenders Use FICO Scores

Credit Union Cooperatives


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Credit Score

Everything you need to know about your credit score.

Maximize Your Money

Tips to develop and stick to good spending habits.

Auto Buying

Navigating the process of purchasing a car.

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Financial Counseling Just a Call Away

Speak with a GreenPath Financial Counselor at 877-337-3399 to get a free customized budget or credit counseling. Learn more.

Upcoming Workshops & Webinars

Browse HUECU’s upcoming personal finance workshop and webinar schedule.

Adulting 101: Quick Reads

Helpful articles to discover more:

Credit versus Debit Cards
Taxes: What You Need to Know
Your Financial Life in your 20’s and 30’s

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