Advice Hub

Welcome to the First Federal Lakewood Advice Hub

A healthy financial future starts here.

As a mutual bank, supporting our community is essential to what we do every day. That’s why we’re proud to provide you with valuable resources, tools, and advice you need to set yourself up for success!

Discover expert guidance and advice on home ownership, small business management, personal finances, and more.

Your Finances

Planning for your financial future — including building your credit and properly managing your money — can help you get the most out of life! Access our collection of resources about:
  • Credit
  • Debt
  • Banking
  • Budgeting
  • Saving
  • Spending


Protecting Yourself

It’s more important than ever to protect your identity.

Learn more about how to avoid identity theft, and get advice on protecting your identity through your day-to-day transactions, while traveling, if you’re a victim of a data breach, and more.


Owning a Home

Whether you’re a first-time or veteran home buyer, we have articles and resources to help find the right next move for you!
  • Buying a Home
  • Mortgage
  • Home Equity
  • Refinance


Planning Your Life

From what to do with your first paycheck to estimating your retirement income and everything in between, access valuable resources to help you plan for every stage of your life.
  • Retirement Plans
  • Living in Retirement
  • Life Events
  • Insurance
  • Kids & Money
  • Financial Crisis


Managing Your Small Business

Whether you’re just starting out, looking to grow, or ready for a major expansion, our resources can help guide you to make the right decisions for your business and support your long-term success.
  • Starting a Business
  • Business Finance
  • Business Management
  • Growing Your Business
  • Employment Basics


FFL University

From investing in your future to preparing for retirement to opening a small business, we have the resources and advice you need to set yourself up for success. Get your personalized playlist for a short, interactive learning experience that will prepare you with the right skills to manage your financial future!


Video Hub

There’s no such thing as too much financial knowledge! From helpful how-to tutorials to mortgage and personal banking advice, you’ll find tips and tricks to help put you on your path to a healthy financial future — no matter where you are in your journey.


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