Financial Safety

Easy Ways to Keep Your Debit Card Safe at Gas Stations

Abbie Dyer - Aug 1, 2018 1:00:00 PM

Over the last several months we’ve seen a significant increase in debit card fraud related to use at gas pump terminals – specifically in Oakland, Macomb, and Wayne counties. This problem is not...

Savings Tips / Buying a Home / Budgeting

4 Budgeting Ideas to Figure Out How Much Home You Can Afford

Abbie Dyer - Jul 23, 2018 3:54:31 PM

The time has finally come to put down roots. You’ve made a list of the things you want and need in a home, your Pinterest board is littered with decorating ideas, and you’ve spent hours online...

Lake Trust Employees / Giving Back / Moved By Good

Team Lake Trust Builds 42 Bicycles for Kids

Abbie Dyer - Jun 28, 2018 1:45:46 PM

It’s hard to forget the rush of the wind blowing through your hair and the feeling of euphoria you experienced during your first bike ride. As a child, this simple mode of transportation suddenly...

Financial Safety / Credit Cards

5 Ways to Keep Your Information Safe During Your Summer Travels

Abbie Dyer - May 29, 2018 11:40:26 AM

The warm weather awakens a sense of adventure in all of us. After spending the winter indoors, it’s time to take a break and explore a new place. Before you hop on a plane or take off in your car,...

Financial Safety / Credit Cards

4 Tips to Spy ATM and Gas Pump Skimmers

Abbie Dyer - Mar 12, 2018 9:26:05 AM

How often do you actually check over an ATM or payment terminal before you swipe your card? For most of us, the answer is probably not very often. Our lack of observation is what fraudsters are...

Member stories / Be Yourself / Small Business

Finding a Home with Momentum Construction 

Abbie Dyer - Jan 26, 2018 2:34:40 PM

There’s nothing more refreshing than the feeling of being home at the end of a long day. It’s this sentiment of comfort and personalization that Adam and Drew, co-owners of Momentum Construction,...

Lake Trust Employees / Giving Back / community partners

Doing Good on Giving Tuesday

Abbie Dyer - Nov 30, 2017 4:11:26 PM

It’s the perfect time of year to spread some holiday cheer. But after four days of clipping coupons, surfing online for deals, and waking up in the wee hours of the morning to hit the stores,...

Giving Back / Moved By Good

8 Easy Ways to Do Good This Year

Abbie Dyer - Nov 13, 2017 8:49:03 PM

Everyday is a good day to share the feeling of joy with those who need it most. While making a donation or writing a check can definitely help other people, there are plenty of other creative ways...

Lake Trust Employees / Moved By Good

Share the Warmth at G2G Summit

Abbie Dyer - Oct 12, 2017 9:41:21 AM

It’s amazing how much we can accomplish when we work together. At our third annual G2G Summit (our all-staff day), our theme for the day was Making Connections. Our guest speakers and breakout...

Community Events / Lake Trust Employees / Giving Back / Moved By Good

Food For Thought: Day of Caring

Abbie Dyer - Aug 16, 2017 2:28:30 PM

 With over 1 million people in Michigan struggling to put food on their tables1, was there really a way we could make a difference?


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