Financial Library

Financial knowledge leads to financial success, and the articles below can help you take more control of your finances now.

Mar 17, 2022
After keeping interest rates low throughout the first two years of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Reserve announced a rate hike of one-quarter of a percentage point on March 16. It also signaled a plan for up to six more increases of a similar size before year's end.
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Nov 4, 2020
Buying a home is a major commitment. It’s a bit like, well, getting married: you’ve got to be ready and you have to find the “right one.” Like a marriage, homeownership is a dynamic experience that requires a tremendous amount of care and attention.
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Oct 1, 2019
If you are looking for a job, you probably have a long list of what needs to be done: Search job boards and the wanted ads. Update your resume and references. Buy interview clothes. Review your credit report? The last task is an often overlooked step in the job search process. However, for many employers, credit reports play an important role in hiring decisions, and having a strong credit report can increase your chances of landing a job.
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