Tired of Overdrawing Your Account? You Have Options!

by Kelly McCready 8. April 2015
Stop overdrawing your account. Today. It’s simple. Here’s four things you can do to prevent your account from being overdrawn: 1) Sign Up for Mobile Banking With Mobile Banking you have access to your account anytime to check balances, view transactions and transfer money right then and there (in the store before you make that purchase that will overdraw your checking account). 2) Alert, Alert! Set up alerts within Online Banking to receive emails when your account balance falls belo... [More]

When Should You Open Your Child's First Bank Account?

by Kelly McCready 19. February 2015
When should you open your child’s first bank account? Now. It’s never too early to open a bank account for your child. Never. Expecting a baby (still in the oven)? Perfect, you’re ahead of the game. Head to the bank and open an account in your name. While doing so, simply ask for the account title to reference “Baby’s Account.” Just became a new parent (done cooking)? Head to the bank with your child’s SSN (if you don’t have it quite yet just hang ... [More]

How to Talk to Your Spouse about Money

by Erica Starr 11. February 2015
They say that money can’t buy happiness. While that may be true, the topic of finances in relationships can often be the pace car in how far your relationship is going to sail or not sail into the sunset. “Money problems” is still a front runner in the leading causes of divorce in the United States and has remained there for decades. A 2009 study found that couples who disagree over money once a week are 30% more likely to part ways than couples who have those same disagreemen... [More]


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