Member Education

Handling your finances can be difficult.  Sometimes life throws you a curve ball  and you need a little help understanding how to deal with a current  dilemma.  OECU understands that and wants to provide you with every tool you need to make better decisions regarding your financial well being.  In this effort, we will be adding information to our site to inform you about subjects on which we think everyone could use a little more knowledge.

OECU Learning Center

Financial Education Center

Online Banking

Credit and Debit Card Helpful Tips
Connecting a money sharing app to your OECU account
The EMV Chip: What’s This Chip Thing All About?

Account Protection

Fraud and Scams
Clearing up Identity Theft
Eight Ways to Defend Against ID Theft
Identity Theft & the Equifax Data Breach
Common Internet Scams


Saving Tips to Help You Create a Safety Net
EZ Way to Save
Feeling the Effect of Those Christmas Bills?
Stash Your Cash in a CD – a Risk Free Way to Save
Saving for Your Future With an IRA

Home Ownership

What’s a HELOC and Should I Get One?
Pros and Cons to renting versus buying a house
Does Refinancing Your Mortgage Make Sense?!?

Other Helpful Articles

Bullying Prevention Tips
How to Spot Financial Elder Abuse
7 Financial tips for college freshmen

College student taking notes