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Mobile Banking Security Tips

April 28, 2020 | Leah Driver

We rely on our mobile phone for so many things - banking, emailing, texting, shopping, dating - it's important to remember we need to take steps to keep it secure, just like we do...read more

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Online Banking for Beginners

April 22, 2020

If you’ve been on the fence about banking online, now is a good time to get started as we...read more

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Crush Your Bills with Mobile Banking

April 11, 2020 | Leah Driver

Mobile banking allows you to pay your bills in less time than it takes to play a round of Candy Crush....read more

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Hey, Alexa - pay the cable bill!

April 10, 2020

Did you know you can use an Alexa-enabled device to pay your bills?...read more

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Making a Mobile Check Deposit

April 9, 2020 | Leah Driver

Two of the best things about mobile banking are ease and convenience, and depositing a check using your phone really highlights both. If you can...read more

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How to Minimize Your Contact while Banking

April 6, 2020

It's becoming clear that social distancing is going to be the new "normal" for a while. If you've resisted trying other ways to conduct your banking...read more

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Stimulus Checks – what should you know?

April 2, 2020

A large part of The CARES Act, passed last week to address the economic ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic, is the stimulus money that will be sent to many...read more

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What does it mean to cosign a loan?

March 5, 2020

"Cosigning a loan" is a phrase we often hear, but might not fully understand. Simply put, if you cosign a loan, you're agreeing to make payments - or even pay the debt in full - if the person you're signing with defaults....read more

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Small Business Banking Basics

February 29, 2020

Is it really important to keep your personal and business accounts separate - especially if you're just starting a business?...read more

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Moving Your Checking Account

February 24, 2020 | Leah Driver

Perhaps you’ve wanted to switch banks for a while, but the idea of moving your checking account is as appealing as a voluntary tax audit. We promise you – it isn’t that difficult, and only involves a few simple steps....read more

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Keeping (and Organizing!) Your Financial Records

January 22, 2020

An important part of "Financial Wellness" is keeping track of your financial records - tax returns,...read more

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Setting Short & Long Term Financial Goals

January 4, 2020

One of the most important - and often easiest - steps in putting a budget together is setting goals. (Who doesn't want to picture themselves...read more

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Recognizing Bad Financial Habits

October 1, 2019

Everyone has room for improvement when it comes to their financial habits. Many, if not most, of us live...read more

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Advantages of a Mortgage Pre-Approval

September 30, 2019

For many people, the first step in buying a home is finding a real estate agent. While this is an important step, it’s actually better to initially meet with a lender to see if you can get pre-approved...read more

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Recognition for our Mission

August 27, 2019

We frequently discuss our mission of helping our clients, co-workers, and communities succeed,...read more