If your budget says a big summer vacation is out of the question, here are some inexpensive options for immersive summer fun. 1. Drive-in Movies An old-fashioned way to enjoy the summer blockbusters or old classics. Many historic drive-in theaters are still around, and movies are more memorable on summer nights with ...
Category: Financial Tips
June 7, 2019Kelly Stuber
You did it! You finally got your degree! You’re probably going to start handling all your own finances too (if you haven’t already started). Here is some financial advice to help you get a good start. Student Loan Repayment In about 6 to 9 months after graduation, you’ll have to start paying back your ...
May 29, 2019Kelly Stuber
At a time when many are busy getting their bodies beach ready, why not consider whipping your finances into shape this summer. Here are six things you can do to get your financial situation looking right. 1. Put your money on autopilot Set up direct deposit, authorize electronic payments, and automate routine savings. ...
May 21, 2019Kelly Stuber
***UPDATE 5/16 8AM*** The Miami Street Drive-up is now available. Due to construction, our Wabash Miami St. location (641 S. Miami St.) drive-up is CLOSED at this time. The lobby is still open. We apologize for this inconvenience and will post as soon as it has been reopened. Our Wabash ...
May 15, 2019Kelly Stuber
Did you find “the one” and have decided to get married? Congratulations! Here’s a little financial advice to help your marriage start off on a good footing. Hopefully, you’ve already talked about your respective finances and how you usually handle your money. Does one of you pay your bills on time and ...
May 13, 2019Kelly Stuber
Paying attention to the wrong things becomes all too easy. Provided by Tiffany J. Haupert and Jesse T. Matheny If you ever have the inkling to manage your investments on your own, that inkling is worth reconsidering. Do-it-yourself investment management is generally a bad idea for the retail investor for myriad reasons. Getting ...
April 30, 2019Kelly Stuber
Are you planning for college? Getting a college degree is great investment, but it does come at a significant cost. In addition to tuition, there are a few other expenses you’ll have to plan for. While it may seem daunting, don’t let the cost prevent you from getting a degree. ...
April 15, 2019Kelly Stuber
With tax day just around the corner, it is cyber-criminals’ favorite time of the year. ‘Tis the season for online scams with phishing emails and fraudulent phone calls at the top of the list… Remember… When in doubt, throw it out! Links in emails, tweets, posts and online advertising are often how ...
April 2, 2019Kelly Stuber
Join Us! Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 at 7:00 pm We will be having Beacon Credit Union Night at the Mad Ants game in Ft. Wayne benefiting Riley Children’s Foundation. The cost will be $10 per ticket (regularly priced at $15 if purchased at the Box Office). Additionally, $3 from every ticket ...
February 27, 2019Kelly Stuber
An emergency fund may help alleviate the stress associated with a financial crisis. Provided by Michael D. Farner & Tiffany J. Haupert Have you ever had one of those months? The water heater stops heating, the dishwasher stops washing, and your family ends up on a first-name basis with the nurse at ...
February 27, 2019Kelly Stuber