The dos and don’ts of debt repayment

The dos and don’ts of debt repayment

A different type of diversification: What multiple CDs can do for you

For planned savings, Certificates of Deposit (CD) are a great option. They allow you to earn a pretty good return on your money, while keeping...

Making holidays a little brighter for hospitalized children

Holidays mean different things to different people. For some, holidays are about special foods and traditions. Many look forward to sharing the festivities with loved...

New Year’s resolutions for a richer 2019

The New Year is a time of renewal; use it to make wise financial changes. If you’re looking for resolutions to improve your personal finances,...

How should I fund my holiday shopping?

Q: Help! I’m fretting over holiday expenses. How am I going to pay for everything? A: Relax! You can keep your budget and your sanity, too. Take...

Credit union member wins a once in a lifetime opportunity

Beth Sudler-Patton felt like a celebrity when she stepped off the plane and was greeted by a welcoming committee waving signs and balloons. A TruMark...

Pay yourself first: how to automatically start saving more money

Like going to the gym or eating a healthy diet, saving money is one of those concepts that’s simple to grasp but weirdly challenging to...

Five scams to avoid on Black Friday

Black Friday and Cyber Monday can be fun – but they also can put you at risk. Here are five scams to look out for...

Six reasons to shop local on Small Business Saturday

Mega e-tailers monopolize online commerce, but it’s the small businesses across the country that keep the economy going. In fact, according to the Small Business...

How to overcome ‘credit card shyness’

News outlets and credit card companies are quick to label millennials as being credit card-shy. According to a recent survey, millennials apparently fear their credit...

Start investing

Now that you’ve determined your risk factor, and have chosen your investment style along with a source of financial advice, it’s finally time to start...