APR & APY

When opening accounts and applying for loans, you may see the terms APR and APY. If you haven’t gone through either of these processes, you may not be sure what they

Closing an Account

For one reason or another, the situation may arise where you need to close your checking and/or savings account. Here are some factors to take into consideration before

What is Overdraft?

When opening a checking account, you may be asked if you want to opt into overdraft protection. However, you may not have a clear idea and what this is or why you would

What is a Reverse Mortgage?

Many older homeowners choose the reverse mortgage route to help cover their finances, especially when their home is their largest asset. Here is some more information

Earned Income vs. Unearned Income

With the tax filing deadline right around the corner, now is the time to gather information about your income. However, the tax rate is different based on whether the

Blog Rewind - Saving

In this month's Blog Rewind, we’re going to take a closer look at saving.

Explaining Tax Documents

The earlier you start collecting the necessary documents needed for your taxes, the smoother and less stressful the process will be. Here are some of the important

What is a Living Will?

Of all the financial documents to have, one of the most important is a living will. Here is a brief explanation of what a living will is and how you can get one.

Making Sense of Insurance Deductibles

Earlier this week, we explained a little more about insurance premiums and what they are and how they work. Today, here is a brief breakdown of how to make sense of your