Does saving money feel too much like a chore?
Automatic saving makes putting money away much simpler Saving money can be difficult, but it doesn’t have to be. Below are a couple of different methods for saving automatically, to help ensure you have the money you need when you need it most. Setting up an automatic savings plan There are a couple of different […]
Want to send your kids to college? Start saving now
College tuition continues to rise every year, yet many parents overlook the importance of saving for their children’s education. For new parents and those wishing to start families, the potential cost can be overwhelming. Some online college tuition calculators show that for a child that is 5 years old today, the total cost of […]
Cut back on back-to-school expenses
5 simple tips for trimming your back-to-school budget Sending your kids back to school can be costly. Between completing the list of school supplies your child’s teacher has created and finding new clothes to replace what your child has outgrown, the expenses add up quickly. There are ways to lessen the burden. As you prepare […]
How to avoid skimmers this vacation season
With vacation season upon us, FTSB wants to make sure consumers do not become victims of skimming. Skimming is an electronic method of capturing a victim’s personal information (such as credit or debit card number and personal identification number) used by identity thieves to steal the victim’s funds. Skimming incidents continue to grow. According to […]