Big milestones in life and business typically come with big financial decisions. Sometimes making those decisions can feel like a high-stakes battle against your bank - one fraught with hidden dangers where you have to fight tooth and nail to see any success. At YNCU, we’re more interested in being an ally. We’ve got your back with expert advice, support, and education so you can make decisions and achieve new milestones without the drama.
Eager to live on your own? Have plans to move out of your parents' place? At YNCU we know how exciting it is to get your own place and start your own journey. We also know that school does not always prepare you for the financial responsibility that comes with moving out.
At YNCU, we know entering the housing market is a daunting task. School does not prepare you for the financial risk you take when purchasing a home for the first time. We want to share with you some tips to help you enter the housing market, responsibly.
Did you know the first credit union in Canada was nicknamed “the people’s bank”? This is because credit unions have always been centred around a cooperative model, where members are able to make decisions about their money. Credit unions were created with the specific intention to meet societal needs. They are focused on their members’ financial well-being. These financial institutions are very different from traditional banks.