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5 Great Reasons To Apply For A Lake Trust Foundation Scholarship

Abbie Dyer - Jan 11, 2022 8:45:00 AM

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...

Savings Tips / Credit scores / Student Loans

Should You Refinance Your Student Loans?

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

This post was updated on December 22, 2021 to reflect the federal government's decision to extend the pause on federal student loan payments. 

Investing in your education, your future, and your...

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...

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...

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....

Foundation / Giving Back / community partners / Lake Trust News

Impact Takes All Of Us: How Our Yearly Golf Invitational Makes A Difference

Abbie Dyer - Sep 24, 2021 7:06:00 PM

A beautiful sunrise greeted volunteers from Team Lake Trust and staff members from Barton Hills Country Club on the morning of the 9th annual Lake Trust Foundation Invitational. Shortly after,...

Foundation / Member stories / Be Yourself / Scholarships / Lake Trust News

LaToya’s Story: From Scholarship Recipient To Recent Graduate

Abbie Dyer - Aug 31, 2021 9:32:43 AM

When each of us has power, we all have power. To pursue our dreams. And inspire others to follow their dreams too. LaToya W., a 2019 Lake Trust Foundation scholarship recipient, found her power as...

Foundation / Giving Back / community partners / Lake Trust News

$40,000 Donated To Michigan Housing Nonprofits Through Home Loan Giveback Program

Abbie Dyer - Jul 13, 2021 10:54:30 AM

Home. It’s more than a place; it’s a feeling too. And together, we can create the feeling of home for more people in Michigan. Through our home loan giveback program, $100 was donated to the Lake...

Foundation / Giving Back / Scholarships / Lake Trust News

Michigan Impact Scholarship Helps Students Experience The Power Of A Tuition-Free Education

Abbie Dyer - Jul 2, 2021 3:45:19 PM

Receiving an education is an important milestone for many people on the path to starting, or advancing, their careers. However, the cost of tuition, fees, books, housing, and food can be a barrier...

Foundation / Giving Back / Scholarships / Lake Trust News

New Beginnings Scholarships Awarded To Students Pursuing Careers in Skilled Trades

Abbie Dyer - Jul 2, 2021 3:44:27 PM

Breaking into a new career is no easy feat. The financial cost and time commitment of getting trained for a different job serves as a barrier for many people when they consider starting or...


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