Everyone has some idea of what it means to be money smart—however, whether or not you’ve acted on that idea is a different story!
Every year, it’s nice to do a bit of “financial spring cleaning” and declutter your filing cabinet..
Asking the right questions is an important part of every financial decision you make, and home ownership is no exception.
The cost of college can often leave you reeling, wondering how you’ll be able to foot the bill for such a large expense; that’s why it’s important to look into every opportunity to get financial aid through such free opportunities as grants and scholarships. That’s where our Quest For Education scholarship can help.
Take a peek inside your fridge and pantry and take note of the products you consistently buy brand name. Is there a reason why you’ve never strayed from them?
Insurance coverage can be tricky to shop for, because it requires making specific financial decisions about some hazy and unpredictable concepts.
Inflation is affecting your finances more aggressively than you might realize—especially when it comes to your savings.
Before jumping at any fast-cash offer, take a moment to educate yourself about predatory lending. Then breathe, understand that you have alternatives, and make an action plan.
Checks hold an odd place in our personal finances. In many ways, they seem like relics from a previous era; we might write only one or two checks a month. This is vastly different from only a few decades ago, when checks represented more than 85% of all non-cash retail payments. * Can you imagine whipping out a checkbook in line at the grocery store now? Times have certainly changed!
How’s your savings rate? Vantage offers an exceptional savings tool called Swipe2Save that makes saving easy and automatic.