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Did you get an allowance when you were young? Maybe it was your job to feed the dog, or take out the trash, or do dishes after...


As you get your engine started for holiday shopping (or stay in your pajamas prepped for online bargain hunting), you’re no...


Tags: Life, Sustainable Banking, Bank Local

We’re sure in a different place right now than we were last year. Many of us grudgingly accepted FaceTime toasts and...


Tags: Personal Finance, Travel, Lending

Whether you’re already aware of what auto refinancing is and how to refi or you’re just now getting around to realizing it’s...


Tags: Auto Loans

By Kasasa On November 18, 2021

Sizing up a megabank

What in life isn't mega-sized these days? Everything from megastores to mega-churches to mega-cruise-ships tells us that our...


Tags: Industry, Bank Local

Christmas is the season of giving, but with all the costs of holiday shopping, decorating, and celebrating, your budget may...


Tags: Holiday Smarts, Community

Every gift-giving season there's someone on your shopping list that you wait until the last minute to find the perfect gift....


Tags: Budget Hacks, Just for Fun, Dollars & Cents,

What's your favorite restaurant? We're not talking about the closest one that you run to when you’re in a hurry, or the one...


Tags: Sustainable Banking, Bank Local

Especially around this time of year, it’s important to shop smart. Whether you’re buying in bulk for holiday gatherings,...


Tags: Bank Local