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Get the tools you need to make the right financial decisions by attending our free financial education seminars.

These seminars are free and open to the public.

Margs, Chips, & Mortgage Tips
Learn about a variety of loan products, first time homebuyer grants, and other down payment/closing cost assistance programs that are available to fit your needs.  We'll also touch on the benefits and reasons to refinance your current home.  Enjoy light appetizers and margaritas as you learn important mortgage tips to make buying or refinancing your home easier!

  • Lucha Cantina - Rockford
    641 N. Alpine Rd
    Wednesday, Sept. 13
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Call First Northern at 888-328-8677, ext. 531 with questions or to register for any of our seminars.

Most seminars will last around one hour and there will be time after to ask the presenter questions.

Space is limited so it's important to save your spot today. We look forward to seeing you there!


Past Seminars:

New Year, New Budget
Learn how to create more household cash flow, stay on track of your budget, save for important times, and more.

Teaching Teens Credit and Savings
This seminar is for students of all ages and their parents.

Identity Theft
Identity theft is the fastest growing white-collar crime in the U.S. and millions of Americans become victims each year. Knowledge is our best defense.  In this seminar, learn what ID theft is, how it can happen to you, tips to avoid it, and what to do if you ever become a victim.

Home Buying 101 - Get on the path to homeownership
Learn how to purchase and finance a mortgage.  In this seminar, you will learn the benefits of buying a home, how to improve your credit, and how to evaluate a home and make an offer.

Home Buying 101 for Veterans
Veterans learn about the purchasing and financing of a VA loan.  Whatever your needs are, First Northern Credit Union wants to be your one stop shop for all things mortgage! In this seminar you will learn the financial reasons to buy a home, options for improving your credit, and how to evaluate a home and make an offer.

Take the Wheel, Get the Best Car Deal
Buying a car is sometimes a difficult and frustrating process - so let First Northern help! In this seminar, you will learn how to negotiate with dealers for the best price, decipher the financing and warranty options, and determine how much car you can afford and need. Plus, we will give you a car inspection and test drive checklist.