Pelican State Credit Union hosts Household Budgeting Made Easy workshop

BATON ROUGE, LA (October 6, 2020) — Pelican State Credit Union hosted a free Virtual Financial Wellness Workshop on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, where attendees were given the steps toward living a stress-free lifestyle through budgeting.

The workshop was hosted live on both Zoom and Pelican’s Facebook page and featured Pelican Nationally Certified Credit Counselor Lisa Fuller.

The Household Budgeting Made Easy virtual presentation began at 7:00 pm and included helpful tips likewhy it’s important to establish a budget, how to set realistic financial goals, what it means to “pay yourself first,” and more. Following the presentation, Fuller answered several finance-related questions that attendees submitted during the stream.

Guests who registered for and attended the workshop were entered into a giveaway to win one of two Pelican prize packs, which each included a $50 Visa® gift card!

The event was completely free and open to the public. Pelican membership was not required to attend the workshop, ask questions, or win a prize.

The credit union will continue to host virtual workshops throughout the year with a variety of topics. To see all upcoming Pelican events, visit

About Pelican State Credit Union

For over 60 years, Pelican State Credit Union has been providing financial services to individuals and their families throughout the state of Louisiana. The credit union is dedicated to improving the lives of its members through safe, competitive products and educational services. Pelican was originally chartered as the Department of Hospitals Credit Union, located in downtown Baton Rouge, to serve Louisiana charity hospitals, mental health centers, and state office personnel. They have since grown into the largest state-chartered credit union in Louisiana now serving over 70,000 members. For information, visit


Leiana J. Pineda Gonzalez-Rubio
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