Upcoming Seminars


Real Estate: 10-Steps to Buying a Home
Where: Department of State, 2201 C Street NW, ROOM 1406, Washington, DC 20520 (Valid Department of State Badge ID required for building.)
When: Thursday, October 4, 2018, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Description: SDFCU is pleased to provide a seminar presented by CU HOMEAdvantage Realtor, Adrian Cloxton. This seminar will provide a market overview of the surrounding real estate market, ideas on choosing/using a realtor, as well as basic overview of what you should expect with the home buying process.

  • What is happening in the real estate market?
  • Local market overview
  • Why should I buy a home?
  • General home buying process flow
  • What to expect throughout the process?
  • Question & Answers period for your personal questions


Please join us for this valuable and informative seminar that benefit home buyers, sellers, investors, and anyone who is just curious about the market. This seminar is open to members as well as non- members of SDFCU. Admission is free.
Register: mortgage@sdfcu.org


Understanding Your Thrift Savings Plan: Planning to retire
Where: Department of State, room 1406, 2201 C St. N.W. Washington, D.C.
When: Tuesday, October 16, 12:00pm -1:00pm
Description: This seminar provides information for holders of the Thrift Savings Plan who are preparing to retire in the near future. It covers preparation for retirement, understanding your choices after you retire and preparing for legacy.
Register: seminarquestions@sdfcu.org


Understanding Your Thrift Savings Plan: During Service
Where:  Department of State, room 1406, 2201 C St. N.W. Washington, D.C.
When: Tuesday, October 23, 12:00pm -1:00pm
Description: This seminar provides information about the Thrift Savings Plan for people with a long term horizon to retirement. It looks at the benefits of the Thrift Savings Plan, helps you understand your fund choices and how to maximize your Thrift Savings Plan.
Register: seminarquestions@sdfcu.org


Understanding Your Thrift Savings Plan: During Service
Where:  Oakwood, 501 Roosevelt Blvd. Falls Church, VA. Room: State
When: Tuesday, October 23, 5:30pm -6:30pm
Description: This seminar provides information about the Thrift Savings Plan for people with a long term horizon to retirement. It looks at the benefits of the Thrift Savings Plan, helps you understand your fund choices and how to maximize your Thrift Savings Plan.
Register: seminarquestions@sdfcu.org


The Home Purchase Mortgage Loan Application and its Process
Where: 1969 Dyess Avenue, Building C, Room VTC 128, Charleston, SC 29405 (Valid Department of State Badge ID required for building.)
When: Wednesday, October 31, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Description: SDFCU is pleased to present a seminar that will provide an overview of the Home Buying Mortgage Application Process. Harold Bennett will discuss the steps involved in obtaining financing for your new home. Specific focus is to answer the following:

  • What to expect when applying for a home purchase mortgage loan?
  • Why and how to get pre-qualified for a loan?
  • Types of loans and mortgage products
  • How much money will you need for a down payment and closing costs?
  • Documentation needed for a mortgage
  • Q & A session following the presentation for your specific questions

Please join us for this valuable and informative seminar. 
Register: mortgage@sdfcu.org