PODCAST: Compassionate financial education

Marine Credit Union's Zach Hancock educates a ‘forgotten audience.’

After helping a formerly incarcerated individual raise his credit score, Marine Credit Union’s Zach Hancock “wanted to find a way to help.”

He joins this episode of the CUNA News Podcast to share how he made it happen by teaching a financial empowerment course at the La Crosse County Jail in Wisconsin.

“If you see something you’re passionate about, go for it,” says Hancock, who served one term in the United States Marine Corps before joining the $1 billion asset credit union in La Crosse. “Don’t let other people define you.”


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