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Traveling Soon? Tips to Stay Sharp and Avoid Fraud

If your suitcase is full, don’t worry – protecting yourself from fraud doesn’t mean more packing. What it does mean is you should prepare for the challenge of keeping your personal info safe. Fraudsters are [...]

By | August 9th, 2017|Wallet Watch|

Big League Lessons to Build Your Portfolio

Ah, baseball - America’s great pastime! There’s nothing like it… or is there? As a matter of fact, the bat-and-ball game is pretty similar to the world of investing. As you daydream about ballpark hotdogs, [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Wallet Watch|

Preparing for a Bundle of Joy Without Spending a Bundle of Cash

First came the exciting news, “We’re pregnant!” But now you might be wondering, “How are we going to afford this?” Don’t worry! You have plenty of time to prepare for baby – emotionally and financially. [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Wallet Watch|

Several Student Loans? We’ve Got You Covered

Student loan consolidation is just what it sounds like - taking two or more loans, refinancing them together and making one new loan. Consolidating your student loans is a great way to free up cash, [...]

By | April 7th, 2017|Wallet Watch|

3 Investing Lessons From Your College Basketball Bracket

You did your research. You analyzed the players, teams, coaches and match-ups. You made all the right picks – or so you thought. But after just a few games, your bracket is busted! What gives? [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Wallet Watch|

5 Ways to Find Your Pot of Gold Without Overextending Your Budget

We’re always searching for a little extra wiggle room in the budget, whether it be for a special splurge or for everyday expenses. But here’s good news: that elusive pot of gold may not be [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|Wallet Watch|

A Simple Guide to Planning For Retirement

If you were asked to visualize retirement, what would you see? You may see yourself living on a beachfront property, cruising around in your dream car or even turning your favorite hobby into a business. [...]

By | March 2nd, 2017|Wallet Watch|

6 Days of Saving: Supporting Military Savers

Each year, we recognize Military Saves Week to promote good money management and savings habits for those who serve. It’s our way of helping raise awareness of the importance of paying yourself first.  Servicemembers and [...]

By | March 2nd, 2017|Wallet Watch|

How You Can Build a Portfolio to Cover Education Costs

It’s no secret that education costs have increased in recent years. According to the U.S. Department of Education over 40 million Americans owe an average $30,000 in student debt. But did you know bachelor’s degree [...]

By | February 10th, 2017|Wallet Watch|