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Paying off debt can be trickier than it sounds. Many people have a mix of debt that ranges from student loans and credit cards to auto loans and mortgages.

Prioritizing Loan Repayment

Paying off debt can be trickier than it sounds. Many people have a mix of debt that ranges from student loans and credit cards to auto loans and mortgages. In the long term, it pays off to know where to start and what loans you ...
It is common knowledge that each adult should aim for a minimum of 7 hours of sleep each night. However, some people might be unfamiliar with how to improve sleep quality.

9 Tips for Getting a Better Night’s Sleep

It is common knowledge that each adult should aim for a minimum of 7 hours of sleep each night. However, some people might be unfamiliar with how to improve sleep quality. Consider implementing these practical suggestions to help ...

Mortgage Services Launches New Payment Website

Mortgage Services is excited to introduce a new-and-improved website that makes it even easier to access and submit your mortgage loan payments. Our new payment system and website has a number of enhanced features including a ...
Creating and sticking to a budget is essential if you want to get out of debt and achieve financial security, but it’s easier said than done.

Useful Apps for Managing Your Expenses

Creating and sticking to a budget is essential if you want to get out of debt and achieve financial security, but it’s easier said than done. The proper amount of money to spend on various expenses can be difficult to calculate, ...
Nearly any interest you have can be seen as a business opportunity. There are gaps in every marketplace and when you’re a part of the consumer base, it can often be easier to see those gaps than if you’re on the production side.

How to Turn Your Talents into a Small Business Venture

Nearly any interest you have can be seen as a business opportunity. There are gaps in every marketplace and when you’re a part of the consumer base, it can often be easier to see those gaps than if you’re on the production ...
As with any type of loan, your income and credit history will be major determinants of whether you are approved for an auto loan application.

Do You Need a Co-signer for Your Auto Loan?

As with any type of loan, your income and credit history will be major determinants of whether you are approved for an auto loan application. If you’ve been denied for an auto loan, you may want to consider using a co-signer. Understanding ...
When seeking investment for a business or facing difficult financial times, it may be tempting to turn to friends or family for help.

Is it Wise to Borrow Money from Friends or Family?

When seeking investment for a business or facing difficult financial times, it may be tempting to turn to friends or family for help. Though it can be one of the easiest ways to acquire a quick loan, borrowers should be wary of ...
Escaping into a good book is a mindful indulgence for your brain, heart and soul.

Tricks to Encourage Better Reading Habits

Escaping into a good book is a mindful indulgence for your brain, heart and soul. Whether you prefer historical fiction, true stories, romantic novels, comedic escapades or features in the daily newspaper, reading strengthens ...
Many consumers are tempted to limit their debt by closing one or more credit cards as a result of the steady rise of the cost of living and credit card interest rates.

Should You Cancel a Credit Card with $0 Balance?

Many consumers are tempted to limit their debt by closing one or more credit cards as a result of the steady rise of the cost of living and credit card interest rates. However, though there are many reasons to close a credit card, ...
Identifying information, confidential communications and financial data are like your business’ fingerprint — unique to your business and vital to its success.

How to Protect Valuable Business Documents

Identifying information, confidential communications and financial data are like your business’ fingerprint — unique to your business and vital to its success. That’s why it is so important, especially in today’s age of ...