News For Tag "budget"

  • Cost of College Life

    posted July 13, 2020 in Blogs

    One of the many mysteries of college, especially your freshman year, is the rude awakening of what it's actually going to cost you to be there. Sure, you know about tuition and room and board. But how much will you need to make it through the first semester, let alone the first year? That's the big unknown.

  • Is it Time to Refinance Your Auto Loan?

    posted June 19, 2020 in Blogs

    Refinancing can seem like a foreign language to you until you do a little research to learn what it means, when to do it and how you can benefit from it. Have no fear, we've done the leg work for you!

  • Staycation Ideas Your Family is Sure to Love

    posted May 22, 2020 in Blogs

    Let's face it, this year has looked unlike any other we've experienced, and unfortunately much of that is rolling into the summer months. Events postponed, sports cancelled, gatherings of any kind are risky..what's left? We've come up with a list of things you can do on a budget that are sure to make lasting memories for you and your kiddos!

  • How to Prepare for Tough Times

    posted May 3, 2020 in Blogs

    Worrying about the possibility of losing your job? Or are you unfortunately already in that situation? How are you managing financially? It's smart to think about bills, essential expenses and check in on your emergency fund that could help see you through several months of job insecurity.

  • Budgeting in Style: 50/30/20 Rule

    posted January 2, 2020 in Blogs

    It's no secret that most people, us included, increased their shopping habits over the holidays. While spending is inevitable, there are ways to educate yourself on budgeting and smart spending. The 50/30/20 rule is a simple, practical rule of thumb for individuals who want a budget that is effective and easy to implement.

  • Holiday Traditions - Reinvented

    posted December 16, 2019 in Blogs

    Most families have traditions they partake in this time of year, but sometimes with the intense hustle and bustle the holidays bring, we can forget about spreading cheer to those in need. Spark magic inside your family this year by giving to others!