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Savings | Budgeting

By: Yanna
December 15th, 2022

The holidays are a time for family, friends, and giving. But they can also be a time of stress and anxiety, especially when it comes to money. If you’re asking “How can I create a holiday budget that won’t break the bank?” I have some budgeting tips that can help you out!

Banking 101

By: Yanna
December 9th, 2022

Taxes- taxes- taxes. Who's excited to do them? Not me! As I've stated in a previous taxes article, it's one of the least fun things to do as an adult (well, in my opinion anyway). But it has to be done.

By: Yanna
December 9th, 2022

One of the least fun things to do as an adult (well, in my opinion anyway) – is taxes. *groans*

Banking 101 | Checking Account

By: Yanna
December 8th, 2022

Debit cards and pre-paid debit cards are both payment methods that allow cardholders to access funds without having to carry cash around. However, there are some key differences between the two

Credit Cards | Banking 101 | Checking Account

By: Yanna
November 23rd, 2022

Aside from the design and the account numbers on your cards looking different, it’s easy to think of a credit card like a debit card – but there are quite a few key differences. In this article, we’ll outline the similarities and differences so you can become a more financially savvy shopper.

Banking 101 | Checking Account

By: Yanna
November 22nd, 2022

If you're like most people, you probably use your debit card for everything from buying coffee to paying rent. But do you really know what a debit card is and how it can benefit you if used correctly?  If you have a checking account, then you probably already have a debit card. But just in case you're new to the game or need a refresher, let's break it down:

Banking 101 | Checking Account

By: Yanna
November 18th, 2022

I know what you're thinking... who uses checks anymore?  Since you're not required to fill out a check at the store to purchase items or send in a check to pay for rent or monthly mortgage anymore, why are personal checks still important?

Savings | Savings Accounts

By: Yanna
November 10th, 2022

Did you know there's more than one type of savings account? Yep! There are quite a few out there so it can be tricky to determine where to park your money, especially if you don't know what you’re saving for.

Savings | Savings Accounts

By: Yanna
November 10th, 2022

If you’re looking for ways to earn higher interest on your savings, Certificates of Deposit (CDs) and Money Markets are both great options in different ways!