Are you a Saversaurus? Be a credit union saver and your savings will never go extinct

on "February 03, 2021 12:04 pm"

“Be a credit union saver and your savings will never go extinct.” is the official theme of this year's National Credit Union Youth Month.

TRexEvery April, National Credit Union Youth Month serves to encourage kids to develop healthy saving habits by making savings fun and exciting. This campaign is your credit union's opportunity to engage with young members and show them that your credit union is there to help them throughout their financial journey.

“Be a credit union saver and your savings will never go extinct.” is the official theme of this year's National Credit Union Youth Month.

This Jurassic theme makes saving for the future fun and helps younger members appreciate the importance of putting money aside. 

Here are examples of how some credit unions have celebrated Youth Month to inspire your celebration:

  • Contests and giveaways (coloring or writing contests)
  • Special incentives and promotions (for opening a new account)
  • Financial literacy workshops for young members
  • Special savings match programs for youth accounts
  • Virtual or in-person branch parties

Youth Month Swag

Youth Month-themed promotional materials and merchandise is available in the CUNA Member Celebrations Store, so you can build hype and energize your celebration. Use these items to engage young members, incentivize participation and spread the word about the importance of saving.