Easy-to-Learn Crafts

There’s nothing like creating art to help you relax and unwind after a particularly long day, or maybe you’re just in the mood for a new project to spruce up your home. If you love making crafts but don’t know where to begin, ...

Delectable Pad Thai

For an authentic version of pad thai like how it’s served by street vendors in Bangkok, look no further than this recipe from ThaiTable.com. It offers a basic version of the meal that everyone can enjoy, along with a number ...

Types of Insurance for Your House

Your home is a haven for you and your family, and protecting your refuge means investing in insurance. A standard homeowner’s insurance policy covers a lot, but it doesn’t cover everything. It is important to understand the ...

Is Paying for Private School Worth It?

You want your child to have the best education possible because a quality, inspiring and well-rounded education will give her the tools to be a lifelong learner. A good education will enrich her mind with facts and figures, challenge ...

Identifying Your Wants Vs. Your Needs

The foundation of successfully managing your finances is budgeting, and a pillar of budgeting is learning to distinguish your needs from your wants. If you can’t differentiate those, you could wind up overspending on luxuries ...

Common Financial Fees

You’re working hard to build up your financial accounts by filling them with the money you’ve earned. When you look at your monthly statements, sometimes you might notice some of that cash being deducted to pay a variety of ...

Colonial Launches Inaugural Employee Volunteer Challenge

Colonial is very excited to announce the launch of our inaugural Employee Volunteer Challenge. From October 1 – December 31, Colonial employees will be engaging in a friendly competition to get out in their communities and give ...

2019 President’s Club Winners

Please join us in congratulating Colonial’s 2019 President’s Club Winners! Each year, Colonial Loan Officers who meet our sales goal in volume or total units are recognized for their hard work and contributions to the company. Their ...

What to Know About Mobile Check Depositing

For decades, the only way to deposit a check into a bank account was to physically go and wait in a long line at the local bank. In the meantime, losing or damaging the check, forgetting about it or simply getting too busy to ...

Kid-Friendly Halloween-Themed Movies

Halloween is the perfect time of year for thrills and chills. However, if you have little ones who want to join in the festivities, you’ll want to make sure things don’t get too frightening. For spooky films the entire family ...