• Redwood Credit Union Hosts Free Webinar with Finance Expert Jean Chatzky

    August 27, 2020
    Redwood Credit Union Hosts Free Webinar with Finance Expert Jean Chatzky
    Chatzky to share tips on how to be financially resilient in uncertain times
    Santa Rosa, Calif. – On Wednesday, September 9 at 6:30 p.m., Redwood Credit Union (RCU) will host a free 60-minute webinar with personal finance expert Jean Chatzky titled “Finding Financial Resilience in Uncertain Times.” Open to the community, those interested are invited to register at redwoodcu.org/webinar.

    Given COVID-19 and the current fires, financial resilience is especially critical right now. In this webinar, Chatzky will share tips for understanding one’s money and regaining control of it to enable positive changes that have a lasting impact.

    Chatzky is the CEO of HerMoney.com and host of the podcast “HerMoney With Jean Chatzky.” As the financial editor of NBC Today for 25 years and the financial ambassador for AARP, she appears frequently on CNN, and MSNBC, and was a recurring guest on The Oprah Winfrey Show. She also wrote a book called The Difference on how to thrive in a tough economy. In recent years, she has partnered with RCU to present community financial education events at Sonoma State University, Napa Valley College, and Dominican University.

    RCU’s President & CEO Brett Martinez will act as moderator.

    “One of our guiding principles is financial education,” says Martinez. “We regularly provide tools and resources to help people make the most of their money and Jean is one such resource. She also has a rare gift of coaching in a frank, funny, and compassionate way. Given our times, this type of empathy is very important right now. We’re pleased to bring back Jean to share this vital information with our members and community.”

    About Redwood Credit Union
    Founded in 1950, Redwood Credit Union is a full-service financial institution providing personal and business banking to consumers and businesses in the North Bay and San Francisco. RCU offers complete financial services including checking and savings accounts, auto and home loans, credit cards, online and mobile banking, business services, commercial and SBA lending, and more. Wealth management and investment services are available through CUSO Financial Services L.P., and through RCU Services Group (RCU’s wholly owned subsidiary), insurance and auto-purchasing services are also available. RCU has $5.7 billion in assets and serves more than 366,000 members with full-service branches from San Francisco to Ukiah. For more information, call 1 (800) 479-7928, visit redwoodcu.org, or follow RCU on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for news and updates.
    About Jean Chatzky
    Jean Chatzky is an American journalist, a personal finance columnist, financial editor of NBC's TODAY show, AARP's personal finance ambassador, and the founder and CEO of the multimedia company HerMoney. For more information, visit jeanchatzky.com
    Michele Kimble, Senior PR & Communications Specialist
    mkimble@redwoodcu.org, (707) 576-5276