How to Effectively Build Credit with a Credit Card

Building your credit is important if you want to secure an advantageous loan for a home, car, or other big-ticket item. If your credit score is lower than it should be to help you get the financial gains you want, there are several ...

Creating a Home Maintenance Schedule

Just like your car or your own body, your house needs regular care to keep its condition in top shape. To help you make this a habit, here’s a helpful summary of the most common maintenance tasks every house requires. Use this ...

Colonial in Action! – Colonial Savings, F.A.’s Annual Volunteer Challenge to Kick-Off July 1

Colonial Savings, F.A.’s annual volunteer challenge is scheduled to kick-off on July 1. The theme of this year’s company-wide challenge is Colonial in Action!, and is a friendly competition encouraging employees and company ...

What to Know Before Buying an Old Home

Old homes can be attractive to buyers because they often boast lower selling prices than new homes, offer unique character not found in new builds, and give buyers a chance to restore something to its former glory or make it all ...

The Benefits of Battery-Powered Lawn Tools

From cutting grass and whacking weeds to blowing leaves and trimming hedges, keeping your lawn looking its best can take up a lot of time and effort. To make all these chores easier, it’s essential to choose the right tools ...

Best At-Home Workout Equipment

When you’ve got a busy schedule between work, social life, and home responsibilities, finding time to go to the gym can be tough. Add to that the cost of gym memberships, and you may find yourself falling out of fitness. But ...

Choosing the Right Life Insurance Policy for College Students

No one wants to think about dying prematurely, but you may wish to discuss it if you have large private student loans. Taking out a life insurance policy for the student with the loan will protect parents or beneficiaries from ...
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Budget-Friendly Renovating Tips

Your bathroom tile is cracking, your kitchen cabinets are outdated and how great would it be to finally add a fireplace to your living room? So, what’s stopping you? More times than not, it’s the high costs associated with ...

IRA Basics: Taxes, Benefits and Ways to Fund

Your Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is one of the main components of a financially secure retirement. Anyone under the age of 70½ with wages can contribute and start taking advantage of the increasing annual contribution ...

What to Focus on When Obtaining an Auto Loan

When attaining a car loan, most buyers tend to focus solely on the purchase price, and not necessarily the overall conditions of the loan. But getting the right car loan is just as important as the number value in which you’ll ...