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...

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...

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....

Savings Tips / Buying a Home / Budgeting

Is Now A Good Time To Refinance Your Home?

Abbie Dyer - May 16, 2021 1:07:00 PM

Another season of change is upon us. With the fluctuating interest rates on home loans, it might be a good idea to consider changing up your mortgage this year. While there are advantages to...

Financial Life Planning / Budgeting

Why Life Insurance Shouldn’t Be Overlooked

Abbie Dyer - Apr 26, 2021 10:33:44 AM

No one can predict the future, but we can plan for it. One way to prepare for the unexpected is to periodically review your insurance options to make sure that you have the right coverage. You have...

Savings Tips / Financial Life Planning / Budgeting

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

Abbie Dyer - Mar 11, 2021 11:15:00 PM

Cities and towns across America have looked a little different over the past year as the coronavirus pandemic has changed our way of life. In the middle of this gloomy crisis, though, we’ve seen so...

Savings Tips / Budgeting

11 Smart Ideas To Make The Most Of Your Tax Refund

Abbie Dyer - Feb 8, 2021 10:41:00 AM

 

 

It’s that time of year again and the Tax Day deadline will be here before you know it. We know that tax time can cause some stress and anxiety as you take time to round up documents and make sure...

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 / 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...

Budgeting / Buying a Car

When Is It a Good Idea To Buy Or Lease a Car?

Abbie Dyer - May 12, 2017 4:37:42 PM

It's fun to find a new car and take it for a test drive, but before you drive away you have to decide if you're going to buy or lease. Knowing the difference between buying and leasing a new car can...


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