Youth Club & Education

The Coindexter Club

The Club - Membership is FREE with Gerber FCU! 

Teaching your child how to earn, save, spend, manage and invest money is vital to their future financial success.  Gerber FCU is proud to serve as a partner in your child’s financial education by offering The Coindexter Club standard membership at no charge.  This award-winning program is designed for children 12 and under.

Gerber FCU members ages 12 and under receive by mail, The Econopolis Observer, the official quarterly newspaper of the city of Econopolis.  The newspaper is personalized specifically to your child and provides updates on events in Econopolis as well as valuable tips on navigating the virtual world website.

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Banzai Financial Literacy

We're bringing financial education to the classroom. With Banzai real-world financial literacy.  Online.  Free. 

Merge classroom learning with real-world experience as students learn to make wise spending decisions. Banzai is a web-based tool that is free for you and your students!  Banzai makes a great addition to your business, financial literacy, or family and consumer sciences course. You can build an entire course around it or use it to supplement other materials. Your choice.

The best part, Gerber Federal Credit Union has partnered with Banzai to bring your students this experience with financial literacy unlike any other at no cost to you! 

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Credit Unions Rock

Click to learn more about getting a job, budgeting, borrowing, saving and other financial fun!

Reality Check

Can you afford the life you want? Will you own a car? Where will you live? How will you earn a living? The possibilities are endless, but it may be time for a Reality Check. Fill in the choices on the next page to see if you can afford your dream life. You might be surprised at how much that life will cost. 

Check Your Reality

Money As You Grow

Money as You Grow, developed by the President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability, provides 20 essential, age-appropriate financial lessons—with corresponding activities—that kids need to know as they grow. Written in down-to-earth language for children and their families, Money as You Grow will help equip kids with the knowledge they need to live fiscally fit lives. The lessons in Money as You Grow are based on more than a year of research, and drawn from dozens of standards, curricula, and academic studies.  It is intended for reference only, and is not meant to endorse or promote specific initiatives. 

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Pocket Cents

My Life.  My Money.  My Future.  Find information about the value of money, how it's used around the world, and how to start saving for an even brighter future.

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What's a Credit Union?

Ever wonder what makes a credit union different? 

Discover the CU Difference

Build a Budget

Use the Budget Blaster featuring the HULK to pinpoint your spending weak spots and smash through your budgeting like a Super Hero.  

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