Tag Archives: Finances

What Is A Credit Score?

By: Sammi Coppedge, Marketing Assistant Most everyone has heard of a credit score, but that doesn’t mean that everyone knows what all they entail and the effects of a bad credit score. A bad credit score could mean the difference between an approved loan and a disapproved one. It can also mean a high interest…

8 Ways to Improve Your Financial Health in 2016

By: Sammi Coppedge, Marketing Assistant A new year means new goals and new resolutions, and your money should be a part of that. As 2015 is winding down and 2016 is starting up, start assessing your finances with a year-end financial inventory. Have you begun a college fund for your children? Are you working towards…

4 Money Lessons to Teach Your Kids

By: Sammi Coppedge, Marketing Assistant You know the drill. You’re at the store and you’ve got a screaming kid on your hands. They’ve found a new toy that they want, even though their birthday was just last week, or they’ve found a piece of candy they’ve just got to have, even though dinner is only…

4 Simple Financial Lessons Everyone Needs to Know

By: Sammi Coppedge, Marketing Assistant If you asked the average American how they felt about money, they would probably respond a few different ways. First, everyone wants it. Whether they have a little or they have a lot, most people would tell you that they wish they had more money. Secondly, you would realize that…