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November Market Update

Dec 6, 2019 | 12 minute read

Stocks grew for the third straight month as each of the benchmark indexes listed here posted solid returns in November. Despite unrest in Washington as the impeachment process drones on,...

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4 Things to Do if Your Package Arrives Damaged

Dec 3, 2019 | 4 minute read

Nowadays, consumers shop online for just about everything. So you’ve likely experienced the stinging disappointment when a TV, piece of furniture or something else you ordered finally arrives on...

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Win Big on Black Friday by Buying This — and Not That

Nov 19, 2019 | 6 minute read

The day that discount shoppers have waited for all year is practically here.

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A Guide to Long-Term Care Insurance

Nov 15, 2019 | 5 minute read

It’s a fact, people today are living longer, and the odds of requiring some sort of long-term care increases as you get older. As the costs of home care, nursing homes, and assisted living rise,...

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October Market Update

Nov 5, 2019 | 12 minute read

Investors continued to buy stocks, pushing values higher in October. Each of the benchmark indexes listed here posted solid monthly gains despite signs that the economy is slowing, both...

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Q3 2019: Quarterly Market Update

Oct 11, 2019 | 12 minute read

The third quarter was full of ups and downs for stocks, much like the second quarter. Stock values moved in response to the rhetoric from the participants in the trade war between the United...

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7 Features to Increase Your Online and Mobile Banking Security

May 10, 2019 | 3 minute read

With the ease and convenience of online banking and mobile apps, it's no wonder why so many view them as invaluable tools. You can manage your accounts, transfer funds, make payments to anyone,...

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Debunking Credit Union Myths

Apr 4, 2019 | 4 minute read

A credit union is a not-for-profit financial organization that exists to serve its members. In fact, years ago the common credit union tagline was "not for profit, not for charity, but for...

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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...

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Here's Why Opening a Certificate Is Really Worth It

Mar 7, 2019 | 2 minute read

We save for numerous reasons – an upcoming vacation, college tuition, retirement, and other expenses, both expected and unexpected. Saving provides peace of mind, so we aren’t financially stressed...

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