News & Notes

News & Notes

  • A Budget Breakdown for Financial Wellness

    Jan 03, 2019 | Full story
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    Do you ever wonder if you’re spending your money on the right things? From transportation to entertainment, to the amount of debt you’re carrying, a comparison of your expenses to what’s recommended may highlight areas for adjustment. We’ve created a handy, interactive pie chart to help you with the process.

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    • Blog
    • Financial Tips
  • Knocking Down Debt

    Jan 03, 2019 | Full story
    blog_debtChances are, over the holidays you opened a few store credit cards to take advantage of in-house specials. It’s great to get that discount, but if you leave balances on those cards, you’re paying high interest rates. (One popular department store, for instance, charges 27.24% APR.) We’d like to help you knock down that debt more quickly.
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    • Financial Tips
    • Financial Wellness
    • Blog
  • 5 Ways to Up Your Money Game in 2019

    Dec 03, 2018 | Full story
    Financial_WellnessBy now, most people have made their resolutions for self-improvement in the new year. While the most popular resolutions tend to focus on physical health, the start of a new year is also a perfect time to prioritize your financial wellness. Ready to get started? Here we go!
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    • Financial Wellness
    • Financial Tips
    • Blog
  • Get the Right Rate for the Right Car

    Mar 13, 2018 | Full story
    Auto Loan Rate SaleIt doesn’t matter if it’s your first time or your fifth–dealing with auto loans and buying a car can be overwhelming. We’re here to help.
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  • 8 Tips for Buying in a Seller's Market

    Feb 23, 2018 | Full story
    Home Buying Tips
    As any hopeful Bay Area homebuyer knows, buying in a seller’s market isn’t easy.

    With an inventory shortage and steep San Francisco prices pushing buyers further afield, median prices in the North Bay won’t be dropping anytime soon – and the competition is fierce. But there are a few simple things you can do to make the home-buying process easier and get into your new home sooner. 
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    • Financial Tips