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Oct 31, 2019

Buying a new or new-to-you vehicle is an exciting accomplishment! Whether you’ve purchased several vehicles or this is your first one, it’s common to dread the process. However, with a little knowledge under your belt, you can walk into the dealership with confidence, knowing what the entire process entails.

Oct 04, 2019

While considering the thought of adoption, money may not be in the forefront of your mind until the mere thought turns into a plan. Once the decision has been made to adopt, budgeting for the new baby or child must be considered. So, how much does it cost to adopt? There are actually many ways to adopt a child, and as a result, the costs vary depending on which path you choose.

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.


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