In the 2024 tax season, you have until April 15 (Tax Day) to file your taxes. This process can be overwhelming even if you’re familiar with the different types of taxes, when and how you pay them, and why they’re important. But filing your 2023 taxes doesn’t have to be a headache! Read on for
Security, Scams, and Fraud
Most assume that the only way to get scammed while shopping is doing it online. However, shopping offline this time of year can pose risks as well. Our blog highlights more than seven ways to protect your financial security and avoid scammers this holiday shopping season.
As we journey through the ever-changing landscape of the automotive industry, staying informed about recent auto loan rates and pricing trends is critical to ensure you are making wise financial decisions. In this post, we explore the latest developments in auto loan rates and auto pricing trends, helping you navigate a path to affordable vehicle
The Federal Reserve plays a critical role in the U.S. economy by controlling the country’s monetary policy through the adjustment of the federal funds rate among other tools it employs. When the Fed decides to raise interest rates, as it has eleven times since March of 2022, it sets off a series of consequences that
Credit Scores & Reports, Home Lending
Homeownership comes with many benefits. A Home Equity Line of Credit, or HELOC, can be one of them! If you want to open a line of credit, need funds for a renovation project, or have any other significant ongoing or upcoming expenses, a HELOC can be both helpful and sensible.
If you qualify for a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC), using a HELOC for home improvement can be a smart financial alternative to dipping into your savings. From creating your dream home to increasing its value before selling the property, it can be a great idea to use a HELOC for home renovations.