Checks and Balances: Balancing Your Checkbook

Balancing a checkbook has been shorthand for financial responsibility for generations. While it’s always been presented as a laborious, unenviable task, keeping your money in order is fairly simple as long as you stick to a ...

What to Do When Your Credit Card is Compromised

Though you try to protect your vital information when shopping online, the risk of having your credit card information compromised is higher than ever. Even with advanced security protocols, you could find yourself a victim of ...

Cyber Security Awareness Month – 2021

Can You Spot a Phishing Scam? Every day, thousands of people fall victim to fraudulent emails, texts and calls from scammers pretending to be their bank. And in this time of expanded use of online banking, the problem is only ...

Teaching the Basics of Checking Accounts To Younger Kids

How to handle money is an important life lesson. The sooner you start your child’s financial education, the more knowledgeable and responsible they will be with their money. Opening a checking account for your child is a great ...

Online Finance Basics

In these challenging times, you may not feel as comfortable visiting your financial institution. A great way to stay on top of your financial needs without the risk of going out is online and mobile banking. This convenient feature ...

Colonial Celebrates 69 Years of Business

On Tuesday, February 2, Colonial celebrated our 69-year anniversary! Our founder, the late Jimmy DuBose, had a vision to bring affordable and reliable mortgage financing options for the post-war community following World War II, ...

Getting the Most Out of ServiceHomeLoan.com

Are you getting the most out of your mortgage servicing? As your mortgage servicer, we are here to help should you have any questions regarding your mortgage or escrow and to assist you if you fall behind on your mortgage payments ...

Happy Holidays – The Go Colonial Way!

From our family to yours, we would like to wish you a Happy Holiday – The Go Colonial Way! Colonial has been providing Banking, Home Loan and Insurance Solutions for our customers since 1952. Visit GoColonial.com to learn why ...

A Year in Review – 2020

As 2020 comes to an end, many people around the country and throughout the world can’t help but breathe a sigh of relief. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we do just about everything this year, but the health and safety ...

The Financial Accounts Everyone Should Consider

Diving into the choppy waters of financial planning can feel intimidating, especially when you realize just how many types of accounts there are. Thankfully, many experts agree that there are a few accounts everybody should consider ...