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Financial Spring Cleaning

Spring is the season for cleaning and that shouldn’t just end at home. Your finances should go through a little spring cleaning themselves. Having an organized financial life can help you better understand the flow of your money. Tracking…
investing vs speculating

Investing vs Speculating

“We engage in the folly of short-term speculation and eschew the wisdom of long-term investing.  We ignore the real diamonds of simplicity, seeking instead the illusory rhinestones of complexity.” - John C. Bogle, Enough: True Measures…
are mobile banking apps safe

Are Mobile Banking Apps Safe?

  Switching to online banking has its obvious perks, most notably, having complete access to the bank and features without having to physically go into your local brick-and-mortar. However, mobile banking apps still have…
the future of online banking

Customized Security

The Appeal of Online Finance Simplifying your financial life on an app offers unique opportunities that a physical branch can not match.  At any time, any day, any device, and anywhere in the world, you can access your account balances,…
putting money aside each month

How to Put Money Aside Each Month

There are many reasons to save money. It’s not just because some wise philosopher said, “Take care of the pennies and the dollars will take care of themselves”. It’s also not just because your parents advised you to “save for a rainy…
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Organizing Your Financial Life

The end of the year and/or beginning of the next year is usually a time when finances and money seem to be top-of-mind. Often when we think about money, we think about how to best manage it and stay organized. As you take this time to figure…
emergency vs savings

Emergency Fund vs Savings

Life happens and we’re not always prepared for it financially. That’s why it’s important to keep an emergency fund as well as a savings account – and to know the difference between the two. Here we explain the difference between an emergency…
Sending money to someone's phone number

Sending Money to Someone’s Phone Number

These days, how do you usually split restaurant tabs with others? What about rent or utilities? How did you end up paying for that vintage table you found off of Facebook Marketplace? Chances are you probably either pay by a card or through…
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The Future of Mobile Banking

Gone are the days of having to rush to the bank after work to deposit your check or get cash. Cell phones do it all nowadays, including saving you time from having to go to the bank! The future of mobile banking is here, but even that technology…