Step-Up CD vs. Traditional CD

Step-Up CD vs. Traditional CD

June, 21, 2022

What Is a Step-Up CD? Most analysts speculate that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates several times this year. As such, savers may be reluctant to lock in an…

Step-Up CD vs. Traditional CD

Tips for Avoiding Account Overdrafts

Tips for Avoiding Account Overdrafts

June, 7, 2022

What is an overdraft fee? An overdraft is when there is not enough money in an account to cover a transaction, but the bank or credit union pays for it…

Tips for Avoiding Account Overdrafts

Money Saving Tips for Kids

Money Saving Tips for Kids

March, 31, 2022

How to Teach Your Kids to Save Their Money It’s never too early to start teaching your kids the importance of saving their money. We’re bombarded with temptations to spend,…

Money Saving Tips for Kids

Automate your Savings

Automate your Savings

February, 17, 2022

Whether it’s for a down payment on a house, a large purchase, or an unexpected emergency, saving money should be one of your prime financial goals. Automation, or the setting…

Automate your Savings

Credit Repair Tips

Credit Repair Tips

January, 5, 2022

It’s surprising how much a late payment can damage a credit report. But, over time, there are ways you can improve your credit. While there is no magic solution for…

Credit Repair Tips

Earn More on Your Savings with Compound Interest

Earn More on Your Savings with Compound Interest

January, 5, 2022

You work hard for your money, now it’s time to make that money work for you. One of the simplest ways to do this is through compounding interest, where you’ll…

Earn More on Your Savings with Compound Interest

Start an Emergency Savings Fund

Start an Emergency Savings Fund

January, 5, 2022

Imagine this: It’s 97 degrees outside and your air conditioner dies. It’s going to be $5,000 for a new unit. Do you know how you will pay for this? Sounds…

Start an Emergency Savings Fund

Benefits of a Budget

Benefits of a Budget

January, 5, 2022

A budget is one of the most important financial tools. Budgeting is a very personal exercise, and you will always be the best person to create your budget because no…

Benefits of a Budget