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Unique Financial Issues Faced by the Sandwich Generation

By the time you reach your 40s and 50s, you should be in a financial position to start focusing on your future. You should be comfortable enough in your current standard of living that you can begin saving for retirement and, if you have children, setting aside a little more each month for...

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How to Set Financial Goals – And Reach Them

If you’re like most people, you have a bucket list – that list of hopes, wants, and dreams you would like to accomplish during your lifetime. Some of the items on your list may be practical, such as paying off your student loans; others may be more adventurous, like taking an exotic getaway....

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Charitable Giving – More Than Just a Tax Break

At the end of each year, many charities send out mailers reminding people that their charitable donations may be tax deductible. If you were one of the millions of individuals who made a charitable contribution in the past year, you may be eligible for a significant tax break. However, like...

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Build Your Employee Benefits with Workplace Banking

Are you providing your employees with all the benefits they want? Have you thought about what else you could offer that would make your business stand out from the rest?  Over the years, banking has become more difficult as the market players have increased and so have the product...

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The Power of Compound Interest

You know your savings account and possibly even your checking account earn interest, but do you know how much? If you are banking with some of the nation’s biggest banks, the answer may surprise you. As of April 2016, the average savings account was earning account holders only 0.06 percent.i...

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