View upcoming workshops below:
Home Buying 101 Workshop
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 – 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Kern Schools’ Administrative Office
11500 Bolthouse Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93311
Is home buying over your head? There is no reason to get stressed out during the home buying process. Get the information you need from local professionals at Kern Schools Federal Credit Unions Home Buying 101 workshop. The workshop will cover several topics, including what to expect from your lender, when you should get approved for a mortgage, what to look for when selecting a real estate agent, what to expect when purchasing a short sale or foreclosure, and much more Kern Schools Mortgage Loan Consultants will also be on hand to answer any questions, and arrange appointments.
All workshops are complimentary and open to the public.
Living Trusts and Estate Planning
Thursday, November 8, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Kern Schools Administrative Offices
11500 Bolthouse Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93311
Regardless of your net worth, it is important you have a plan in place to help overcome the challenges of estate distribution. Kern Schools Federal Credit Union is hosting a complimentary Living Trusts and Estate Planning Workshop presented to help prepare you and your family for the unexpected.
In California, if you have more than $150,000 in assets, whether you have a will or not, your estate could be subject to the costs and delays of probate.
AT THIS COMPLIMENTARY WORKSHOP YOU WILL LEARN HOW TO:
- Avoid the pitfalls of using joint ownership as a way to transfer property,
- Choose the right person to make medical decisions for you in case of a medical emergency,
- Nominate guardians and provide for minor children,
- Distribute assets according to your wishes, and
- Establish a Living Trust to avoid probate
Kern Schools Federal Credit Union is not responsible for the products or recommendations provided by Young Wooldridge, nor any business transactions conducted between the Member and Young Wooldridge.
Check back each month for the most up to date workshop schedule!
Types of workshops
With the goal of helping our Members achieve financial success, Kern Schools offers a variety of workshop topics. We are proud to help residents in Kern County understand and master the essentials of banking and finance.
Learn how to maximize your social security benefits, and gain a better understanding of the advantages of spousal and/or survivor benefits.
The essentials of purchasing a car:
Whether it’s your first or fifth time purchasing a vehicle, our Auto Buying 101 workshop is designed to help consumers navigate the auto buying process.
Bring your smartphone, tablet, or laptop and we will walk you through the basics of technology based banking!
Regardless of your financial situation, knowing the basics of estate planning is a must. Prepare you and your family for the unexpected by learning how to overcome the challenges of distributing your assets and estate.
Ins and outs of home buying:
There is no reason to get stressed out during the home buying process. Get the information you need from local professionals as we cover several topics including what to expect from your lender, when you should get approved for a mortgage, what to look for when selecting a real estate agent, what to expect when purchasing a short sale or foreclosure, and much more.