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Sep 09, 2019

In our growing global economy, credit has become king. Credit reports, credit scores, credit cards, and lines of credit all play a significant role in personal, corporate, and international finance. Unfortunately, many of our nation’s young people do not have the financial know-how necessary to survive and thrive in this economy.

Sep 04, 2019

As consumers, most of us likely have insurance policies for our cars, home, and personal items. We’ve all been brought up to understand how important insurance is, but understanding the ins and outs of insurance details can get a bit muddy. Understanding the principles of insurance is essential to get the most out of your policy.

Aug 19, 2019

Whether you are starting your senior year of high school, are heading off to campus, or are going straight into the workforce, it’s likely your financial needs and how you manage your money is changing. Review our helpful checklist as you prepare for what’s next.

Aug 16, 2019

Last night's hailstorm woke you up at two in the morning and now you discover that the kitchen skylight has an enormous crack in it. You're pretty sure your insurance will cover the cost of the repair, but you're unsure if you should take a claim. Here's some insight about homeowners insurance claims and when it makes sense to use this financial resource.

Jul 22, 2019

Thanks to the convenience of technology, you no longer need to sit at your desk to shop online, pay bills, or watch funny cat videos. Americans are increasingly mobile these days, with 77% owning smartphones and 53% having tablets. However, that mobility comes at a cost as mobile security threats become more and more common.

Jul 01, 2019

Gone are the days when it was common for high school sweethearts to marry after high school graduation. Couples are waiting longer and longer to tie the knot: the median age for a first marriage is nearly 30 years old for men, and close behind for women. What’s one reason behind this trend? Many of us don’t know how to prepare for marriage financially.

Jun 19, 2019

The ability to access credit whenever you need it is likely an essential part of managing your finances. But how much do you know about credit cards? You’ve heard of cards like Visa®, MasterCard®, American Express®, and Discover®, but what do you know about them? Let’s brush up on the anatomy of a credit card to help you best manage the responsibility that comes with credit cards.


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