Determining Your Car-Buying Budget

Buying a new car is an exciting process, especially when you’ve been saving and waiting for the right one to come along. Cars are an expensive investment that take time and consideration. Before you hit the dealership, do a ...

Habits That Could Impact Your Insurance Rates

Car insurance is essential for motorists today. Not only is it forbidden to drive without insurance in all 50 states, but that insurance can also help you to cover the costs incurred by an accident. Many drivers want to obtain ...

3 Ways to Save on Pet Expenses

You consider your pets to be a part of the family: They’re always excited to see you when you get home and they never shy away from snuggling up with you on the couch after a bad day. Because you care for them so dearly, you’re ...
It’s a little known fact that you can often lease a used car instead of buying or leasing new or buying used.

Can You Lease a Used Car?

It’s a little known fact that you can often lease a used car instead of buying or leasing new or buying used. In fact, it very well could be your best option financially. Right now, at about four percent of all vehicle transactions, ...
Making the leap from renting to purchasing a home is no small feat; it takes a great deal of confidence, a considerable amount of legwork and no shortage of capital.

Budgeting for Your First Home

Making the leap from renting to purchasing a home is no small feat; it takes a great deal of confidence, a considerable amount of legwork and no shortage of capital. If you have made the decision to purchase your first home, you ...
As the seasons continue to turn and the temperature continues to fall, new car buyers in wintry climates are increasingly faced with a weather-based problem.

Best Cars for Driving in Winter

As the seasons continue to turn and the temperature continues to fall, new car buyers in wintry climates are increasingly faced with a weather-based problem: what does my new vehicle need to keep me safe and in control driving ...

Affected by Recent Hurricanes? We’re Here to Help

For those who have been impacted by recent hurricanes, we want you to know Colonial is here to help. Hurricanes Florence and Michael have caused immense damage and widespread flooding across a number of regions along the Southern ...
Technology has made the everyday hassles of life easier, whether it be ordering groceries online and having them delivered to your doorstep or navigating to a destination you have never visited before.

Safe Practices for Mobile Banking

Technology has made the everyday hassles of life easier, whether it be ordering groceries online and having them delivered to your doorstep or navigating to a destination you have never visited before. One of the biggest areas ...
The word “warranty” alone can make a person automatically feel protected. But you can get the most out of your various vehicle warranties—and there can be quite a few of them—if you know and understand what each of them is all about.

What’s Covered in My Auto Warranty?

The word “warranty” alone can make a person automatically feel protected. But you can get the most out of your various vehicle warranties—and there can be quite a few of them—if you know and understand what each of them ...
When you run into problems with your insurance company, it can be a lengthy process to find a new one. Here are some things to take into account if you’re thinking about pulling the plug on your current insurer.

When to Consider Switching Insurers

When you run into problems with your insurance company, it can be a lengthy process to find a new one. Transferring everything is a hassle and you have to begin with a whole new company, but customers can often run into red flags ...