Learning Center

Explore and discover the best ways to master your financial future in our Learning Center!

Enjoy the same quality resources (plus some new ones!) from across our site, now housed in one convenient location.


Product Spotlight: Auto Loans

By: Holly Benedetto
Purchasing a vehicle is a significant life milestone and financial achievement. Whether you’ve owned multiple vehicles during your life or are shopping for your very first set of wheels, American Heritage can help you from beginning to end of your purchasing journey.
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Student Loan Forgiveness: What We Know So Far

By: Holly Benedetto
On August 24, 2022, President Biden announced a three-part plan help federal student loan borrowers transition back to regular payment as pandemic-related support ended. The plan details $10,000 in canceled debt for those earning less than $125,000 per year and $20,000 for Pell Grant recipients, as well as future changes for loan repayment.
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Surviving Back to School and all Your Fall Expenses on a Budget

By: American Heritage
Whether you’re starting your kids in pre-school or returning to grad school, back to school is an exciting time for anyone starting something new. While fall can add a lot of expenses to your plate, there are plenty of ways to get what you need, get the maximum value for your dollar and stay within your budget.

7 Back-to-School Tips That Go Beyond Budgeting

By: Holly Benedetto
National Back-to-School Prep Day occurs annually on August 15, as the summer winds down and fall is just around the corner. While the hallmark of the back-to-school season is shopping for notebooks, backpacks, and supplies, there are plenty of lifestyle changes you shouldn’t forget. Whether your children are back in the classroom or on a hybrid model, here are seven smart tips for a smooth back to school transition this year.



American Heritage Talks!

American Heritage Talks! is a bi-weekly podcast that provides insight with leading industry professionals within our local community and on a national scale. Conversation topics include current news, history, finance, and more with the host of the show, Dorian Smith.

New episodes are available every Friday for a jam-packed discussion presented by American Heritage Credit Union. Streaming now wherever you get your podcasts.


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Priorities, Setting Goals, Income, and Expenses

In order to achieve long-term financial success, one must first identify the goals they want to achieve. Participants in this workshop will learn how to determine realistic financial goals and develop an action plan to accomplish these goals.

What Other Members Like You Are Doing

American Heritage Credit Union Sponsors Presidents Day Weekend at the Museum of the American Revolution

By: American Heritage02.14.22
During Presidents Day Weekend from Saturday, February 19 – Monday, February 21, 2022, explore the life, leadership, and legacy of our nation’s first president, George Washington, and the diverse range of people with whom he interacted. Through a hands-on camp set-up demonstration, discovery carts, pop-up talks, a create-your-own inaugural button craft, and more, learn about Washington’s world and discover the lesser-known stories of those who made it possible.
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American Heritage Credit Union is Now Accepting Applications for Annual Cecilia B. Grady Scholarship Program for 2021

By: American Heritage02.01.22
American Heritage Credit Union is once again awarding 30 high school seniors a $1,000 scholarship to ease the financial burden of higher education expenses. American Heritage Credit Union’s Scholarship Committee will select the 2022 scholarship recipients based on their scholarly merits, community and school involvement, a letter of recommendation, and a submitted essay describing how applicants view diversity, equity, and inclusion and its importance in the workplace and our communities.