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6 Reasons to Break Up with Your Checking Account

Mar 12, 2019 | 2 minute read

A successful relationship requires: trust, clear communication, and a meaningful connection. Your relationship with your bank should be no different. Why continue the relationship if all you do is...


Are You Financially Fit?

Feb 1, 2018 | 3 minute read

Consider your financial fitness as you would your physical fitness. It takes work and isn’t a one-and-done situation. Like traditional fitness, it requires consistency and hard work.


What’s Your Best Savings Option?

Dec 6, 2017 | 2 minute read

Having a strong savings account, whether it’s for a planned purchase down the line or a rainy-day fund, is beneficial for your financial future. When it comes to finding the right savings option,...


5 Things to Look for in a Checking Account

Nov 2, 2017 | 3 minute read

We often are creatures of habit and stick to what we know; that can be true with banking, too. What if the grass really was greener on the other side? Have you evaluated your checking account to...


5 Ways to Tell If Your Checking Account's the Right Fit

Aug 8, 2017 | 5 minute read

Like the roof over your head, the state of your checking account is something you may take for granted. But if you’re seeing money drip from your account in the form of fees, it’s time to stop...


A Closer Look at High-Balance Account Options

Feb 8, 2017 | 3 minute read

If you’re looking for high-balance account options, take a little time to review the options and get the best fit for your needs. Your earning potential, as well as liquidity of funds, are...