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Member stories / Small Business / Lake Trust News

Finding Strength At Peak Physical Therapy

Abbie Dyer - Jun 29, 2022 11:26:50 AM

Strength. Courage. Endurance. These motivating principles guide the patients at Peak Physical Therapy on their path to recovery. The story of this Brighton, Michigan business started because one...

Buying a Home / Budgeting

How A Home Equity Loan Can Help You Tackle A Renovation

Abbie Dyer - Jun 13, 2022 9:17:16 AM

As the housing market remains competitive and mortgage rates1 begin to fluctuate, many people are reconsidering their plans to move this year. Instead, some people are looking for ideas to spruce up...

Member stories / Small Business / Lake Trust News

Serving Up Bold Flavors At Bao Boys

Abbie Dyer - May 3, 2022 9:29:00 AM

Brian K. and Steven C. started Bao Boys, a popular food truck in York Yard, to share their love of food with the Ann Arbor community. Bao, or baozi, is a steamed bun with a fluffy, pillowy texture....

Member stories / Small Business / Lake Trust News

A Passion For Fashion at Bleu Bowtique

Abbie Dyer - Feb 18, 2022 11:06:56 AM

Ne’Gyle B. knows that a good outfit can set the tone for your entire day. The color, cut, style, pattern, and material of your clothing can help express who you are as an individual. And when you...

Foundation / Scholarships / Lake Trust News

5 Great Reasons To Apply For A Lake Trust Foundation Scholarship

Abbie Dyer - Feb 17, 2022 9:58:00 PM

As new calendars are pinned to our walls, it’s a visual reminder that it’s time for a fresh start. Now that a new year has finally arrived, maybe it’s time for a change. Maybe it’s time to invest in...

Financial Safety

Tax Season Security Tips And How To Recognize Potential Tax Scams

Abbie Dyer - Feb 4, 2022 1:30:00 PM

 

Each year, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) warns taxpayers to be on the lookout for scams and potential fraud. Tax time is prime season for criminals who hope to gain money or personal...

Savings Tips / Credit scores / Student Loans

Should You Refinance Your Student Loans?

Abbie Dyer - Dec 21, 2021 1:57:21 PM

Investing in your education, your future, and your dreams is always a smart choice. If you have student loans, maybe now it’s time to consider another smart option to help you pay them back....

Savings Tips / Financial Life Planning / Budgeting

How To Stay On Budget This Holiday Season

Abbie Dyer - Nov 8, 2021 9:00:00 AM

Many people have seen their financial situation change since the start of the pandemic nearly two years ago. With the holiday season approaching fast, another strain on the budget might be cause for...

Lake Trust Employees / Giving Back / Lake Trust News

Volunteer Day Shows How Lake Trust Is Powered By Good

Abbie Dyer - Oct 19, 2021 9:39:11 AM

Through the challenges of the past year, it has become more important than ever to look out for one another. Share kindness. And recognize needs in our community. For our fourth annual team volunteer...

Savings Tips / Financial Life Planning / Credit scores / Budgeting

7 Easy Ideas To Help You Reach Your Savings Goals

Abbie Dyer - Oct 12, 2021 3:20:00 PM

Every person has a unique financial situation, but that doesn’t mean you’re alone on your journey to financial wellness. One common goal we often hear from our members is the desire to save more....


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