Work toward greater wealth with HFCU Financial Services
We strive to help you pursue your goals by helping you make your money work for you. HFCU Financial Services will help you pursue greater wealth and financial security. Financial planning is important, and cash planning and budgeting are the foundations.
To make an appointment, call us at 520-294-4140 or schedule an appointment online.
Meet our CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professionals
Access Your Investment Account
Visit the HFCU Financial Services website for information and financial planning resources, or view the LPL Mid-Year 2015 Outlook from LPL Financial.
Types of investment services
Individual and Family Financial Management
Pay for College
Individual & Family Financial Management
It can be daunting buying a house, paying for college, starting a business or saving for a secure retirement. We're here to make your money work for you. Create a plan with us through our individual and family financial management.
Paying for College
We have a variety of savings plans available to help you, your child or grandchild pay for college, including 529 Plans, Coverdell Education Savings Accounts and UTMAs.
If you or a family member is laid off from work, take advantage of our Employment Transition course, which will show you how to efficiently cut costs and provide information on resources to get you through this difficult time.
A sound estate plan can help you preserve wealth during your lifetime, as well as minimize your future estate tax liability. It will also facilitate the transfer of assets to future generations according to your wishes. There are many tools and techniques available to pursue your goals; however, the complex nature of many estate-planning strategies calls for a team of trusted advisors, including an attorney and a tax professional which we can refer you to.
We can provide strategies that may assist you in growing your assets or providing income. We focus on a balance of investments that you feel most comfortable with and examine your specific investment goals. We also diversify your investments among different asset groups to counter the negative effects of specific market cycles and evaluate the impact those investments will have on your objectives.
Not putting all your eggs in one basket is a sound investment strategy. There is no guarantee that a diversified portfolio will enhance overall returns or outperform a non-diversified portfolio. Diversification does not ensure against market risk. No strategy assures success or protects against loss.
It's critical your family is financially protected and your retirement assets preserved. Through life insurance, long-term care insurance and disability insurance, you and your family will be protected.
The appropriate life insurance policy can help preserve the assets that you spent years accumulating. As things change in your life, the amount and type of insurance you need may also change. When you re-evaluate your financial plan (at least once a year), also re-evaluate your insurance needs and the coverage you have. Insurance is not only for your beneficiaries, but can also be used as an investment vehicle during your life time. Insurance can provide tax deferral for you and a tax-free death benefit.
Investment products and services
Professional financial consultants may recommend any one of the following products and services to work toward your specific financial goals and objectives:
Life and Medical Insurance
Investing and Planning
Brown bag lunch seminars:
Available Seminar Topics:
Partners with the Credit Union have the opportunity to offer the following Free Financial Seminars to their employees. Seminars can be conducted either onsite at the company (10 or more employees required sign up) or at Hughes Federal Credit Union's Education Facility, 971 W. Wetmore. Please contact your Credit Union representative to schedule a seminar.
Financial Know How
Offered by Hughes Federal Credit Union:
Build a Basic Budget: The Five Step Spending Plan
Checking Account Fundamentals
Credit Score Enhancement
Debt Management: Get Out of Debt and Stay that Way
Get it Together: Organize Your Financial Records
Identity Theft: Who's Got Your Number?
Take Charge: Wise Use of Credit Cards
Take the Wheel: Get the Best Car Deal (How to Buy & Sell a Car)
Value of a Dollar: Teaching Your Pre-School Child
Value of a Dollar: Teaching Your K-8 Child
Home Buyer Education Series
Offered by Hughes Federal Credit Union:
Offered by HFCU Financial Services:
Money and Women
Planning for Long-Term Care
An Introduction to Annuities
Special Needs Planning
Estate Planning Basics
Advanced Estate Planning
Financial Planning Basics
Retirement Income Planning
Roth IRA Conversion
*Seminars offered at HFCU Financial Services, located at Hughes Federal Credit Union. Mutual funds or Variable annuities may be discussed at these seminars. Investors should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the mutual fund, variable annuity contract and sub-account carefully before investing. The prospectus contains this and other information about the mutual fund, variable annuity contract and sub-accounts. You can obtain mutual fund prospectus, variable annuity contract and sub-account prospectuses from your financial representative. Read prospectuses carefully before investing. Securities and insurance products sold through LPL Financial and its affiliates Member FINRA/SIPC: 1) are not federally insured; 2) are not obligations of the Credit Union; 3) are not guaranteed by the Credit Union or any affiliated entity; 4) involve investment risks, including the possible loss of principal. Securities sold through LPL Financial, a Registered Broker/ Dealer, Investment Advisor and Member FINRA/SIPC. The LPL Financial representatives located at Hughes FCU may only discuss or transact securities business with residents of the following states: AZ, CA, CO, FL, HI, ID, NM, OK, OR, SD, TX, UT, WA.
Free Online Seminars
HFCU Financial Services offers free online financial seminars that can help answer all your questions when it comes to financial management, retirement planning, investments, saving for college, life and medical insurance and more.
The following online seminars are offered by HFCU Financial Services:
Meet our CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professionals
Don't go it alone—meet a Hughes certified investment planner
If you are in need of high quality personalized investment services, we encourage you to make an appointment with a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional, who will help you sort through and choose the investments appropriate for your needs.
James Hall CFP®
James Hall has more than 22 years in the financial services industry. He is the program manager at HFCU Financial Services.
Prior to joining HFCU, James worked for USAA Life and Investment Co. as a financial planner and regional director of financial services.
He has an undergraduate and graduate degree from the University of Arizona completed his requirements for the CFP® designation in 1992.
David MacFarlane CFP®
David MacFarlane has more than 24 years in the financial services industry. He has worked at Charles Schwab, Prudential Insurance and Fleet Bank (now Bank of America).
David has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of New Hampshire. In addition to the Certified Financial Planner designation (2002), David also has the Chartered Financial Consultant designation and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™.
David King CFP®
David King has more than six years in financial planning and investments. He is responsible for assisting clients with investments and retirement planning.
Prior to joining HFCU Financial Services, David was employed by Cambridge Connection Investments. He was also with American Values Investments, Merrill Lynch and R.J. Reynolds.
David has a Bachelor of Science degree in business management from East Tennessee State University. He received his Certified Financial Planner designation in 2002.
Visit HFCU Financial Services Office
HFCU Financial Services
971 W. Wetmore Road, Tucson, AZ 85705
Call 520-294-4140 or schedule an appointment online.
Access your investment account
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Securities offered through LPL Financial, Member FINRA/SIPC. Insurance products offered through LPL Financial or its licensed affiliates.
Not NCUA Insured
No Credit Union Guarantee
May Lose Value
Hughes Federal Credit Union and HFCU Financial Services are not registered broker/dealers and are not affiliated with LPL Financial.
The LPL Financial registered representatives associated with this site may only discuss and/or transact securities business with residents of the following states. Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington.
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