Financial literacy

Choosing Your Free Credit Report

It is always a good time to check your credit report, but which free source should you choose? Here is a list and some things to look for before you provide your personal information.

Posted on May 11, 2020

Protecting Yourself from Coronavirus Scams

From deals on masks to offers of loans, scams related to the coronavirus pandemic are everywhere. Here the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has put together a list of ways to protect yourself and your money from scammers.

Posted on May 7, 2020

Mortgage, Credit, Debts and COVID-19 - Protect Your Finances

Many creditors are offering ways to avoid making payments during the COVID-19 pandemic, but is that the best for your finances? There are options for staying on top of bills during this time and avoid jeopardizing your future.

Posted on April 15, 2020

Five Financial Steps to Take Right Now to Protect Your Money

This blog provides five key steps to take when dealing with a financial crisis.

Posted on March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Financial Resources

A brief list of financial resources to assist people during the Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic.

Posted on March 20, 2020

Get Out of Debt on Your Own Terms

With the new changes to the FICO credit score, reducing the amount of debt owed will be crucial to a credit score. Here are just a few options for eliminating debt and improving credit scores.

Posted on March 10, 2020

Keeping Up with the New FICO Score

A quick look at the new FICO score along with the other credit scores such as Vantage, that are available to consumers.

Posted on March 10, 2020

Declutter Your Finances This Spring

At the start of the new year, many people take a fresh look at their finances and pledge to make adjustments in spending and saving. Here are a few tips to help people stay on that path, and refresh and renew their goals, just in time for spring!

Posted on March 5, 2020

How to Keep Your Car on the Road Longer and Protect Your Investment

As the seasons change, so do the needs of your vehicle. Regular maintenance is important to keep your financial investment in good condition inside and out. Here are a few tips that will help keep a vehicle on the road.

Posted on March 5, 2020

Get Away Without Going Away

Sometimes a vacation away from home just is not within the realm of your work schedule or your budget. This article provides ideas on how to have a great time while saving money at home.

Posted on March 5, 2020