COVID-19

How to Avoid Vishing Scams

First things first, in order to avoid vishing scams, we need to know what they are. “Vishing” means “voice phishing.” Phishing, if you are not familiar, is a form of scam played out over email. So, all in all, “vishing” is a voice scam. These scams are played out over the phone, so vishing…
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Low Interest Rates = Opportunities for You!

One of the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic is that interest rates are at an all-time historic low.  The low interest rate environment impacts savings and loans.  Here are some ways you and your family can benefit from the current low interest rate environment. Savings Opportunities With…
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11 Tips for Managing Stress During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic is affecting us all in one way or another, whether drastically or subtly. Stress is incredibly common as we try to navigate through something we have never seen in our lifetimes. Here are some tips on how to manage your stress during these uncertain times. Keep a Routine Humans…
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Should I Buy a House During a Pandemic?

Everyone has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic, whether you are feeling it right now or not. If you were one of the many people planning to buy a house this spring, now may be when you really start feeling it. You’re probably wondering, “is now is still a good time to buy a home?”...Read…
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6 Ways to Support Small Businesses During a Pandemic

Per state governors’ mandates, most brick and mortar businesses are currently closed or are functioning under restrictions, such as drive-through or carry-out only, or limiting the number of people who can enter the building at once. The federal government has released a program to help save small…
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What You Need to Know About Your COVID-19 Stimulus Check

The distribution of economic stimulus checks has just begun in the United States. However, the entire process could take several weeks or more. These will be automatically distributed, needing no action from most people. Read below to find out anything you need to know about receiving your check. Who…
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How to Best Manage Your Finances During Hard Times – Part 2

Hard times, such as the 2020 Novel Coronavirus pandemic, encourage us to revisit our finances to uncover places where we are overspending or spending money on things we aren’t using. We may also be looking to cut expenses completely depending on the way our financial status has been impacted during…
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How to Best Manage Your Finances During Hard Times – Part 1

Hard times are upon many people during this pandemic. The worldwide change is forcing us to rethink our usual financial habits and even our daily life in general for the time being. The tips below can help you best manage your finances while we press through the current situation. Check Your Account…
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4 Tips for Securing Your Finances during Economic Uncertainty

During times of economic uncertainty, people tend to panic about the hit the shock could take on their finances. If you are feeling uneasy about the status of your future finances, these tips can help you decide what to do next. Manage Your Credit Availability and Credit Score Credit is a great thing…
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