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Community Events / Giving Back / Small Business / Lake Trust News

Supporting Local Businesses During The Great Lakes Giveback

Abbie Dyer - Jun 25, 2020 9:25:54 AM

The past few months have been, well, a whirlwind for all of us. The global coronavirus pandemic drastically changed the way we live, work, shop, and even communicate. While local and state...

Online Banking / Financial Safety

5 Common Scams That Play Off Of Your Common Sense

Abbie Dyer - May 3, 2020 12:33:00 PM

Even as we suddenly find ourselves living in a world of uncertainty, there's still so much to be thankful for. We may even be in a position to give back to the causes we care about through...

Savings Tips / Financial Life Planning / Budgeting

How To Create (And Keep) A Budget

Abbie Dyer - Apr 15, 2020 10:15:31 AM

Making a monthly budget is an important step if you want to take control of your finances. Some people feel that budgeting is synonymous with Friday nights at home scrolling through Instagram and...

Savings Tips / Financial Life Planning / Budgeting

A Step-By-Step Guide To Make The Most Of Your Stimulus Check

Abbie Dyer - Apr 1, 2020 1:27:01 PM

This spring, life looks a little different in cities and towns across America. In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, restaurant patios remain empty, streets are quiet, and playgrounds are...

Foundation / Scholarships / Lake Trust News

5 Great Reasons To Apply For A Lake Trust Foundation Scholarship

Abbie Dyer - Feb 5, 2020 9:16:34 AM

It’s a new year and it’s time for a fresh start. If you’ve been thinking about going to school (or even going back to school), this might be a perfect time. Since 2013, the Lake Trust Foundation...

Online Banking / Financial Safety

7 Quick Tips To Safely Manage Your Online Accounts

Abbie Dyer - Dec 16, 2019 1:54:28 PM

When you’re shopping on so many different websites, it’s tempting to just use the same username and password for everything. After all, who can remember 20 different login credentials? However,...

Foundation / Giving Back / Moved By Good / Lake Trust News

Over 1,500 Hours Donated During Moved By Good Day 2019

Abbie Dyer - Oct 22, 2019 10:11:26 AM

The alarm clock blares on another Monday morning. You roll out of bed and grab a teal t-shirt with a bright neon yellow arrow on it. It’s not your typical work outfit, but this isn’t a typical...

Member stories / Be Yourself / community partners / Small Business / Lake Trust News

Brewed For Success: The Brighton Coffeehouse Story

Abbie Dyer - Oct 1, 2019 2:13:51 PM

It’s a sunny afternoon and the warmth in the air follows you when you enter the brick building. A Frank Sinatra tune fills the room and familiar faces greet you by name. As you wait in...

Financial Safety / Credit Cards

5 Tips To Keep Your Card Information Safe

Abbie Dyer - Aug 13, 2019 11:21:32 AM

In our busy lives, the convenience of carrying a debit or credit card fits well in our lifestyles. But many of us question the benefit of this convenience with concerns about safety and card...

Lake Trust Employees / Lake Trust News

Celebrating Our Brand-New Detroit Branch On Woodward Avenue

Abbie Dyer - Jul 1, 2019 3:58:40 PM

Positive vibes are driving the Motor City into a new era. Small businesses are opening their doors, major sports and music events are happening each week, and more Michiganders are moving to the...


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