Keep calm, carry on during a volatile market

It can be tough to watch your investment accounts go up and down during a volatile stock market period. Market volatility is the rise and/or fall of the value of investments in a sustained period of time. When things get… Read More

Learn the benefits of building a CD ladder

Do you love the safety of a savings account, but want a better return and just as much security? You can have both by purchasing a series of certificates of deposit or CDs with staggered maturity dates. Many credit unions call them… Read More

5 tips for choosing a financial advisor

No matter how much or how little money you have, the advice of a financial advisor could help. These five factors can help you sort out the good from the bad. Firm size Financial advisors in bigger firms may work with… Read More

3 smart money tips for teens

The FAFSA is filed, and before long your teen will be off to college. But before she turns the tassel on her graduation cap, here are three smart money tips your teen can learn now that will stay with her… Read More

Take control of your financial investments

How are your financial investments doing? If they’re not doing so great, you may be surprised to know that you have more control than you think. Investment performance is not just about how much your investments are going up or… Read More

Keep your year on a good financial note

January is the perfect time to get your financial act together, by adding a financial checkup to your list of to-dos. Following are a few things you can do now to keep your finances on a good financial note all… Read More