The Benefits of Digital Banking During the Coronavirus Pandemic

May 18, 2020

Online Banking

Now that the world is in the midst of a coronavirus pandemic that involves a potentially deadly virus, the banks around the nation are placing the health of their customers, the communities where they operate, and their employees as a top priority. Considered to be an essential business, banks are taking every measure possible to […]

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Avoiding Scams Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 20, 2020

Scammer during Covid19

The fear surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic has created a fertile ground for the highly malicious. As is the case with any type of public-based crisis, the spread of the recently identified coronavirus has created a new group of malicious scammers. These individuals are targeting individuals who are awaiting the economic stimulus package for their family, […]

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Deposit with Confidence with FDIC-Insured Financial Institutions

March 15, 2020

In 1933, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation – often identified as simply the “FDIC” – was created as a direct response to the failure of several banks during the Great Depression. Today, this corporation is known for taking measures to protect depositors. In fact, since the initiation of the corporation’s insurance in the year of […]

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Are Prepaid Cards Insured by the FDIC?

January 20, 2020

Credit Card

If the card is offered by a bank, the answer is “yes”, prepaid cards are insured. However, there are many important facts that you should know about the coverage and the type of card you have. While traditional checking accounts and savings accounts are still considered to be widely popular among consumers, many are turning […]

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Making Sense of How to Use Your Business Cents

December 16, 2019

As the owner of a small business, you have many financial obligations. These include – but are not limited to – operational costs, the expenses associated with the expansion of your business, and taking measures to protect both your customers and your employees. You may find yourself overwhelmed when it comes to budgeting, the types […]

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Fake Check Scams: A Common Fraud

October 21, 2019

Fake Check Scam

Fake check scams are one of the most common types of fraud committed against consumers. Here we will discuss what a fake check scam looks like and how to prevent falling for one. Have you recently received a check with a request from the sender to send funds back to them? If you answered “yes” […]

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Your Local Community Bank – The Friend That Offers Numerous Benefits

August 19, 2019

In today’s world of technological advancements and the establishment of the mobile-driven environment, it is common for individuals to interact with financial institutions and other businesses through specially-designed apps, social media platforms, and websites. As a result, the “human element” has been lost. Even the concept of “face time” has taken on new meaning. Long […]

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Teen Banking: First Job? Open a Bank Account

June 30, 2019

You Can Help Your Teen Effectively Manage Their Money by Opening a Bank Account Once They Get Their First Job Did your teen just land their first job? That’s exciting. While this is an important milestone, it should immediately be followed by another milestone – opening their first bank account. Teen banking provides you with […]

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