Summer is a time of year jam-packed with adventure! However, between travel, summer childcare, and social activities, it can also be costly. Here are a few ways to enjoy your summer without breaking the budget:
July 1 marked the halfway point of the year. As time swiftly passes, it’s easy to lose sight of the goals you set six months ago. Whether you made a commitment to save for a down payment on a home or eliminate a large sum of your debt, now is the perfect time to check in on your progress and create new goals if you’ve fallen behind.
Deciding on whether or not to buy a home is a big decision. In fact, given the length of an average mortgage, it’s more than likely one of the biggest decisions you’ll make in your life. With that, it’s important to be prepared when you do decide to purchase your first home and that starts with saving for a down payment.
According to Forbes, the Federal Reserve recently estimated that nearly half of US households are unable to pay their credit card bills in full each month, and owe an average of more than $15,000, spread across an average of four credit cards.* Here are some tips from GreenPath to help you pay all of your bills on time.
Get ready for a modernized e-Banking and Mobile Banking experience! At the end of June, Mobile Banking and e-Banking will be upgraded to offer you an improved experience.
In deciding to move out and live on your own, there are many factors you should consider. From rent to living expenses, here's what you need to prepare for a move.
Living on your own for the first time can be empowering. It means having independence and all the things that come with it. Some of those things—like not having to share a bathroom—are wonderful. Others—like killing spiders yourself—are not so fun. And leading the pack in the not-so-fun category: bills.
This weekend we’ll be all over Michigan taking part in many community events. Check out our event list below and join us this weekend for some fun.
Topics: Community events
If you’ve been paying attention to the news lately, you’ve probably heard about Bitcoin and its record-breaking value. That’s for good reason, too. This month, Bitcoin’s valued has doubled – yes, the electronic currency company has doubled its worth in less than 30 days. This is making Bitcoin a hot topic for many investors and has many of us wondering, what is Bitcoin? Well, wonder no more! We have the answers to all of your Bitcoin questions and tips on whether or not you should invest.
Every year the Community Choice Foundation awards 20 $5,000 scholarships, for a total of $100,000, to some of the best and brightest students in Michigan. Our scholarship winners have a record of high academic performance, community service and a desire to live and work in Michigan after they graduate.