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BIG Changes Coming to Colonial’s Mortgage Services

BIG changes are coming soon to Colonial’s Mortgage Services website! The new website is loaded with updates and exciting features including a sleek, mobile-friendly experience, new payment features, automatic payment options ...

Colonial Donates Holiday Packages to Troops

The holiday season is a time that many of us take for granted. We’re able to spend the holidays surrounded by our friends and loved ones, laughing and telling stories as we exchange gifts and enjoy a special meal. But for many ...

Overlooked Tax Deductions for Homeowners

While owning a home has its benefits, most homeowners will agree that their mortgage is a hefty expense to pay every month. To lessen the monthly burden of a mortgage payment, here are four tax deductions for which you may qualify ...

Is it Safe to Save Your Credit Card Info Online?

If you are a frequent online shopper, having your favorite retailers store your credit card information seems like it might make sense. Having your information at the ready helps you avoid having to input your data every time ...

Winter Yard and Garden Care Tips

During warmer weather, you take good care of your garden and spend time planting, watering and deadheading. But once winter rolls around and your flowers die, you probably don’t give your garden much thought. Proper garden preparation ...
Loans are an economic staple in most people’s lives; they can help pay for education, transportation or living arrangements.

How to Know if You Need a Cosigner

Loans are an economic staple in most people’s lives; they can help pay for education, transportation or living arrangements. Of course, getting a good loan from the bank or some other financial institution can be quite difficult ...
The dreaded question of, “What’s for dinner?” is the last thing you want to answer after a busy day of work, chores and family activities.

3 Meal Prep Tips

The dreaded question of, “What’s for dinner?” is the last thing you want to answer after a busy day of work, chores and family activities. Yet, with planning and the following meal prep tips, it is possible to know exactly ...
Being well-read can benefit you in multitudinous ways, be it by expanding your imagination by transporting you to places beyond reality, helping provide context for how you fit into the universe that we know or providing a means to unwind at the end of a stressful day.

Money Management Books You Should Read This Year

Being well-read can benefit you in multitudinous ways, be it by expanding your imagination by transporting you to places beyond reality, helping provide context for how you fit into the universe that we know or providing a means ...
If you’ve thought of a great business idea and have decided to take the plunge and start your own business, then the biggest hurdle of entrepreneurship—daring to try—is behind you.

Five Ways to Finance Your Business

If you’ve thought of a great business idea and have decided to take the plunge and start your own business, then the biggest hurdle of entrepreneurship—daring to try—is behind you. Sure, you still have to work out the many ...
You have worked hard for decades and you are finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel: your retirement.

When is the Right Time to Buy a Retirement Home?

You have worked hard for decades and you are finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel: your retirement. Your plans do not call for you to stay in the same home, city or even region. You have plans to purchase a retirement ...