A+FCU provides youth an out of this world savings adventure

AUSTIN, TX (April 1, 2015) –– A+ Federal Credit Union (A+FCU) understands teaching kids to save money is an important skill that will benefit them throughout their lives. To encourage savings, the Credit Union is inviting youth (18 and under) to take an out of this world adventure To Savings and Beyond in celebrating April’s annual National Credit Union Youth Month and National Financial Literacy Month.

Throughout the month, youth members who make a $5 deposit will receive a prize and a chance to win a $100 Visa™ Gift Card. Plus, kids that open a Youth Membership account will receive a To Savings and Beyond t-shirt!

Thirty-five Austin area elementary schools will also participate in the Youth Month Celebration through the A+FCU Green Apple Deposit Day Program.

“As reflected in this year’s theme, learning about money and establishing good savings habits at an early age are key to our kids’ future financial success,” said A+FCU CEO Kerry A. S. Parker. “We’ve created this fun, innovative program to help them become savvy money managers as adults.”

For more information and contest rules on Youth Month, parents can visit or stop by any A+FCU branch for information, activities and resources in helping kids blast off to better savings habits.

A+ Federal Credit Union has 19 Austin area locations, over $1 Billion in assets, and more than 120,000 members that include not only educators, students, and their families, but other members of the community as well. To find out more, visit the website at

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