Education

FREE Financial Education Services

Regardless of your lifestyle, balancing income and debt is a main reason we get into financial difficulty.  Recognizing this, South Florida’s oldest credit union is giving its members FREE financial education.

Compass Financial Federal Credit Union has partnered with KOFE (Knowledge of Financial Education) to provide a wide range of financial education tools to its members.  These range from one-on-one counseling, to online videos and publications, to seminars & webinars, and interactive courses – all provided free of charge by the Credit Union.

“The financial well-being of our members is our primary concern,” said Leo Acosta, President/CEO of Compass Financial Federal Credit Union, “and we’ve made the commitment to provide them with comprehensive financial education designed to help them achieve financial independence.” According to Mr. Acosta “the “people helping people” approach to finance was a catalyst in the creation of Credit Unions and Compass Financial Federal Credit Union is proud to carry on this tradition.

About Compass Financial Federal Credit Union

Founded in 1936, Compass Financial Federal Credit Union is South Florida’s oldest credit union and is rated 5 Stars Superior by BauerFinancial, the nation’s leading bank and credit union rating and research firm. For complete information on all the products and services offered by Compass Financial Federal Credit Union, please visit our website or call 305-887-9781.

About Consolidated Credit

Consolidated Credit, founded in 1993, is one of the nation's largest credit counseling organizations in the country and has helped over 5 million people with financial issues. Their mission is to assist families in ending financial crisis and solving money management problems through education and professional counseling. For more information visit www.kofetime.com/compass or call 1-866-905-7451..

The Military Lending Act – MAPR Disclosure:

“Federal law provides important protections to members of the Armed Forces and their dependents relating to extension of consumer credit.  In general, the cost of consumer credit to a member of the Armed Forces and his or her dependent may not exceed an annual percentage rate of 36 percent.  This rate must include, as applicable to the credit transaction or account:  The costs associated with credit insurance premiums; fees for ancillary products sold in connection with the credit transaction; any application fee charged (other than certain application fees for specified credit transactions or accounts); and any participation fee charged (other than certain participation fees for a credit card account)”.