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Enjoy the Benefits of Banking Locally!

Choosing a financial institution for your personal and/or business banking needs is an important decision. You work hard for your money and want to keep it safe. You want the convenience to bank on your terms, but also need to know you are working with a partner and a lender you can trust to keep your best interest in mind. While some people...

Working Towards Your Savings Goals

At some point, everyone is in a position where they need to save up for something that at first seems a little daunting. Maybe it’s a new car, saving up for a down payment on a home or just putting away funds for a dream vacation. Whatever you’re saving up towards, the thought of reaching your savings goal is more attainable when you approach...

Benefits of Saving with a CD (Certificate of Deposit)

Certificates of Deposit can be an overlooked savings account option for some; however, they are offered by most financial institutions. In essence, a CD (Certificate of Deposit) is a federally insured savings deposit with a maturity date – an agreement between the institution and the customer where the bank pays an interest rate premium in...

For the Best Mortgage Lender Experience, Stick Close to Home!

You’ve decided that it’s time to take the leap and buy a home. In addition to patience, persistence and a keen eye, you’re going to need a strong team on your side. Your first choice will be your mortgage lender to get mortgage pre-approval before entering the market; and for this, your best bet is to stay local. While you may assume larger...

Strategies for Saving Up for a Down Payment

While it may happen at different times for different people, becoming a homeowner at some point is a usually a priority. The pride of ownership, the freedom to do what you want with the space, investing in your own home; everybody has their own reason, but the goal is the same.

While most people would like to buy a home, there are a few ...

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