News & Notes

News & Notes

  • Help Your Kids Save: 3 Effective tips for Raising Money-Smart Children

    Apr 19, 2018 | Read More >
    Savings for kidsWhen it comes to teaching kids about saving money, it helps to focus on one important concept: the future. Most children don’t have long-term plans for their cash. When they get money, they want to spend it all right away.
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    • Financial Wellness
  • Get the Right Rate for the Right Car

    Mar 13, 2018 | Read More >
    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 | Read More >
    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
  • How to Stretch Your Holiday Budget

    Aug 22, 2017 | Read More >
    How to Stretch Your Holiday Budget

    The holiday season will be here before you know it. And while there is still time to set aside funds for holiday spending, you can also prepare with these holiday budget tips to help you get the most from your money.
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    • Financial Tips
  • Timely Tip: What Should I Do With My Tax Refund?

    Mar 20, 2017 | Read More >
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    A tax refund can be a welcome financial windfall. Consider these unique ways to take advantage of the extra money in your pocket.
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    • Financial Tips