Pelican State Credit Union to host Homebuying Q&A Virtual Workshop

BATON ROUGE, LA (October 8, 2020) — On Tuesday, October 13, 2020, Pelican State Credit Union will host a free Virtual Financial Wellness Workshop where potential homeowners can get answers to their homebuying questions from a panel of experts.

The workshop will be hosted live on both Zoom and Pelican’s Facebook page, and will feature Pelican Nationally Certified Credit Counselor April Gomez, Pelican Mortgage Originator Destiny Voth, and local realtor Kristen Stanley. Pelican Director of Financial Outreach Jessica Sharon will be moderating the panel and helping field all questions.

Beginning at 7:00 pm, the “Owning the Homebuying Process” Live Q&A Panel will break down homebuying topics such as how to shop for a home, the different types of mortgage loans, and more.

Attendees will be able to ask questions during the workshop using the Q&A feature on Zoom or the comments section on the Facebook stream. There will also be a section during registration for registrants to submit their questions beforehand.

Guests who register for and attend the workshop will be entered into a giveaway for one of two Pelican prize packs, which will each include a $50 Visa® gift card!

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

To register for the workshop, guests can visit To learn more about this event and any other upcoming events, visit

Pelican Nationally Certified Credit Counselor Lynn Gobert gives presentation at a previous Financial Wellness Workshop.

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


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