Centier Bank has rolled out a free personal savings e-course through its free online Financial Educational series, Centier To You, available on the bank’s website.
The e-Course includes worksheets and Top 5 Tips on establishing savings goals and creating a savings action plan which will serve as an aid to help users reach their short-term and long-term savings goals.
Lauren Zurbriggen, Financial Education and Community Outreach Coordinator at Centier Bank, said that the sudden economic changes brought about in the last year has emphasized the importance of being prepared to face unexpected financial challenges.
“Whether it’s to create an emergency fund, save up for a large purchase or to secure your financial future, establishing a habit of saving is crucial to your financial wellness,” Zurbriggen explained. “This course is geared to help consumers understand the importance of saving, walk through setting S.M.A.R.T. goals and provide tips and strategies to help you find the money to save and make saving easy.”
Centier To You launched last year, offering free e-courses, helpful exercises, and additional resources on many financial education topics like identity theft, homebuying, credit, and making a budget, with more to come. Centier To You aims to educate and equip consumers with knowledge so they can work toward their financial goals by learning about topics.
About Centier Bank
Centier is the largest, private, family-owned bank in Indiana. Since 1895, Centier has stood firmly behind the "Not For Sale" commitment, pledging to associates, clients, and the communities served that it will continue to preserve independent hometown banking in Indiana. Centier has 62 retail locations, serving in 11 counties with over 900 associates.
Centier Bank was recognized as the #1 Bank in the State of Indiana by Forbes in 2019 and 2020. Additionally, Centier Bank has been among the top “Best Places to Work in Indiana” by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce and received national attention by American Banker magazine as the Top Best Bank to Work For in Indiana and #6 in the U.S.A. For more information on Centier products and services, visit www.centier.com.