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Types of Insurance: What You Need to Know

Insurance, in concept, is something we all know we need.  Most of us carry multiple types of insurance such as life, auto, mortgage, and health insurance. The question is whether or not you’re covered for the right things. Do you have enough … [Read more...]

Financial Fraud: A Guide to Protecting All Your Finances

Technology has increasingly become the main platform for everything from communication to shopping. You can now buy groceries without leaving the comfort of your home or purchase goods with same-day delivery. Unfortunately, the growth of our … [Read more...]

Personal Finance Tips: How Americans Spend Money | Infographic

Financial management can be tricky, and it's a constant struggle for many American families. Take a look at this graph displaying personal savings rates in the United States from 1960 to 2017. According to the statistics, we are saving less and … [Read more...]

Mobile Banking Apps: Easier Money Management

With the touch of a button, your smartphone or tablet transforms into anything from a photo album or TV to a music player or health monitor. We live in a busy, online world and you have the universe at your fingertips -- you just have to know how to … [Read more...]

Safe Online Banking: For You & Your Money

From 24/7 account access to quick and easy bill paying, online banking offers members a convenient way to handle their finances. However, the rise of technology also brings an increase in potential hackers, scams, and fraud cases. Whether you're … [Read more...]

Do You Know About the 2017 Tax Filing Extension?

The date April 15 is probably as quickly recognizable to most Americans as July 4 or December 25. Traditionally recognized as Tax Day, it's the deadline for filing your previous year's tax return.  With one month to go, you may be feeling the … [Read more...]

Financing A New Home: Answering Homebuyer Questions

Finding the perfect new home can be hard work, but now you also have to navigate the mortgage financing process. There are many questions that arise when it comes to financing a new home. Below we’re answering four questions about financing a new … [Read more...]

Getting Out of Debt: You Can Do It and Here’s How to Get Started

Most goals or resolutions that people set for themselves are neglected within a few weeks. It’s likely that this happens because people set far-reaching goals for themselves and then lose momentum when they don’t see results right away. A perfect … [Read more...]

4 Financial Resolutions To Start Any Day of the Year [Downloadable Family Budget Worksheet]

Who says resolutions have to start on New Year's Day?  Get yourself started whatever day you feel inspired.  Here are few important financial goals that you can begin whether it's January 1, August 1 or a random Tuesday in November. #1: Look at the … [Read more...]

Holiday Shopping Tips for Your Spending Personality

Although 41% of consumers report starting their holiday shopping in October or even earlier (Wow! Good for you!), an estimated 69% of Americans will shop over the Thanksgiving weekend. Early research from the National Retail Federation shows that the … [Read more...]

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Due to water damage, our Embassy Drive branch will be closed until further notice. Items placed in the night deposit box will be processed daily. Members can visit our other branches to conduct transactions. We apologize for the inconvenience and are working to get the branch up and running as soon as possible.