Colonial Holds Third Annual Diversity and Inclusion Celebration

On Friday, August 16, Colonial held our third annual Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) celebration. This year’s theme, “One Colonial. One Community.” was chosen because of Colonial’s ongoing efforts to support our local ...

Tips for Outdoor Entertaining

Springtime — with its warmer temperatures — has a way of bringing family and friends together. Before you send out that event invite on Facebook or text your friends about a big gathering at your place, have a plan ready to ...

7 New Vehicles Under $25,000

As new vehicles become more efficient and advanced, they earn higher price tags.  That doesn’t mean that buyers on a budget can’t find a brand-new vehicle that fits their needs. In most vehicle segments, there are still several ...

Celebrating National Homeownership Month – 2019

June marks National Homeownership Month, a time when we celebrate the many benefits of owning a home and what that brings to families, neighborhoods and communities across the country. For those of you who aren’t familiar with ...

Guide to Purchasing a Second Property

If you’re in the market to buy a second property, you’re probably familiar with the purchasing process. Be careful, though, to not let your confidence or knowledge push you into a rush decision. Buying a property, whether ...

What to Know About VA Loans

Made available through a collaboration between the federal government and private lenders, VA loans are financial tools developed to encourage homeownership among U.S. military service members. Here’s a look at how these loans ...

DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is on May 12 this year — just around the corner! Don’t let the holiday pass without expressing your appreciation to the mother figures in your life. Consider creating a do-it-yourself gift that is sure to put ...

When to Re-evaluate Your Insurance

New changes in life bring a flurry of business and excitement. But don’t forget to review your insurance policies when these significant events happen, to make sure you are getting the coverage you need and take advantage of ...

Determining the Appropriate Insurance for Your Vehicle

The right car insurance revolves around your personal needs and desires as well as what your state requires. The required amount of coverage changes with each car you buy and every time you move to a new state. Understanding what ...

Tips for Paying Off Credit Card Debt

Chances are you owe a balance on your credit card or cards. Statistics show that it is quite likely you owe more than a little. According to NerdWallet’s “2016 American Household Credit Card Debt Study,” the average U.S. ...