Beware of Tax Scams!

Now that we are in the heart of tax season, “tax scams” are in full force. The more you know about the various ways scammers may attempt to steal your information and money, the better you can spot red flags to avoid these tax scams. Be extremely critical of any emails or phone calls from someone…

Five resolutions for your money in the new year

A brand new year provides the perfect opportunity to make meaningful life changes, including improved financial wellness. These five financial resolutions can help get your year off to a promising start. 1. Get on budget Take charge of your finances by creating a budget. Start by calculating after-tax income and subtracting fixed monthly expenses. Then allocate…

Free credit seminar at Swansea branch

What are credit scores and credit reports? Why are credit scores important to your financial future? What content is listed in your credit report? How do you dispute inaccuracies if they are found in your credit report? You can learn about this and more, such as common strategies to manage your overall credit standing, at…

7 Ways to Protect Your Credit Score

Your credit score is a three-digit number that creditors use to assess how likely you are to repay your loans. A high score can help you qualify for the lowest interest rates and gives you the ability to borrow money for purchases. Here are seven things you can do to make sure your credit score…