It's 11:00 p.m. Do You Know Where Your Money Is?

by Elizabeth Sherman 8. May 2012
If someone asked, "How much money do you have in your account?” would you know the answer – down to the penny?  Do you rely on an ATM receipt for your latest balance information or your monthly statement for transaction history? In this era of technological advances, you can access account information from your phone, electronic tablet or computer.  The problem?  Hackers can as well.  By simply opening an e-mail, you can inadvertently download an insidious ... [More]

The Imaginary Mortgage - Fake It Til You Make It

by Erica Barry 2. May 2012
Have you ever bitten off more than you could chew or found yourself asking the question, “How did I get myself into this?” In today’s housing market, thousands of homeowners are asking themselves this very question. Let’s back track a few years to 2006 – a time when young people applying for mortgages were getting approved for three to four times the amount of what they could actually afford.  But hey…spend it if you got it, right? Wrong. I can gua... [More]

Do Your Part to Help Save a Tree

by Wade Barnes 27. April 2012
If you happened to see a greater-than-usual number of people out planting trees this morning as you were driving to work, and you’re wondering why, we’re here to solve your mystery…today is National Arbor Day. Whether you plan to plant a tree in honor of Arbor Day or not, we thought it might be useful to remind you of some easy ways you can help save trees and reduce the amount of paper clutter in all of our lives. Here a few simple things you can do to save a tree: Use ... [More]


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