This webinar will be presented on September 21 by a BALANCE Financial Educator

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (September 19, 2022) — San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), one of San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institutions, and BALANCE Financial will present a free educational webinar titled “FAFSA: The Key to Unlocking Financial Aid” on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 12:30 p.m. The webinar will be hosted by LauRae D. Upchurch, a BALANCE financial educator and presenter. This free webinar is open to the public, but virtual seating is limited and reservations are required. For webinar details, please visit

This webinar was designed specifically for families and individuals looking for ways to save for college. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a government form that streamlines the financial aid process, which can help reduce student loan burden. This workshop covers FAFSA basics, provides insights into the application process, covers how to complete the FAFSA online and provides guidance on obtaining and maintaining federal financial aid.
The webinar is part of Financial Wellness Wednesdays, an ongoing program hosted by SDCCU, to help provide the community access to free financial wellness information. For a complete schedule of upcoming Financial Wellness Wednesday webinars, visit
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