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Spread Holiday Cheer on a Budget with These Holiday Shopping Tips

It’s time to spread joy! The most wonderful time of the year, but the financial aspect of it probably isn’t the most exciting part. However, we are here to give you some holiday shopping tips on how to spend your money wisely on gifts for loved ones without overspending and breaking the bank. Take on the holiday shopping season with these...

Painless Cost Cutting Tips to Jumpstart Your Savings!

Most of us know that we could probably be doing a little more to add to our savings account. Whether you are building an emergency fund, starting to save for retirement or have something special planned, setting aside a little money today is a small sacrifice to work towards something important in our future. It may not be your favorite thing...

Preparing & Setting a Budget for 2020

Crazy as it may seem, 2020 is right around the corner, and it’s time to start planning how you’re going to tackle the new year ahead. New Year’s resolutions are a time-honored tradition of setting a goal for something we will achieve in this upcoming year, and they are often centered around our financial health. The reality, however, is that...

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...

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