Financial Education Center

Helping Teens Gain Financial Readiness

Thanks to our 24/7 digital world, kids are now marketed to more than any other generation in history.

College Savings Option

It is important for parents to start putting money aside for college as early as possible. But where should you put your money? There are many possibilities, each with varied features.

An Education in Financial Matters

If you’re just starting out in the world of banking, it can be very overwhelming. Let’s run through some commonly asked questions as you enter adulthood and transition to a better way of banking.

Creative Solutions to Lower the Cost of College

Saving money, borrowing money, and financial aid are the most obvious ways to pay for college. But none of these methods attempt to lower the actual cost of college. There are several creative ways to lower the cost of college, which, in turn, will lower your own costs.

Managing Expenses During the College Years

For most parents, paying for a child's college or graduate school education is a major event. For some parents, it rivals only the purchase of a home in number of dollars spent. As the cost of college continues to rise, it's little wonder that parents view their ability to pay college costs with some apprehension.

Investor Insights: First Half Recap and Current Market Conditions

While various financial market returns are down double-digits and many are in correction territory, undoubtedly, the first half of 2022 has been nerve-racking for most investors. We started the year with unprecedented, soaring inflation at rates that have not been seen since the late 70’s and early 80’s, as well as higher food and energy prices, supply chain disruptions, the Omicron variant, and to top it off, news of Russia invading Ukraine!