Black Friday is not for everyone, but for those who are willing to get out there, it can certainly be worth it. Below we have some of the best things to buy on Black Friday and how you can save big with a personal line of credit.

Black Friday Shopping? Consider a Personal Line of Credit

When it comes to Black Friday holiday shopping, most people fit into one of two categories: those who are willing to embrace the opportunity to find mega discounts, and those who aren’t. If you fall into the first category, ...
One thing that should never scare you is your finances. You deserve a bank that you can trust for all of your banking needs.

Don’t Let Your Finances Spook You

For many people, October is best recognized as the month that we celebrate Halloween. People of all ages don costumes of their favorite characters and find an excuse to eat a little too much candy. It’s also a time where we ...
Millions of our family, friends and neighbors have been impacted by these terrible storms. Our communities won’t be rebuilt overnight, but they will recover.

Helping Those Affected by Recent Hurricanes

For those who have been impacted by recent hurricanes, we want you to know Colonial is here to help. Hurricanes Harvey and Irma are among the worst flooding disasters in U.S. History. Millions of our family, friends and neighbors ...
Colonial’s Home Equity Line of Credit program, or HELOC, allows you to borrow up to 50 percent of the appraised value of your home. Below are a few reasons to consider a Home Equity Line of Credit.

Why You Should Consider a Home Equity Line of Credit

There is no shortage of benefits to owning your own home. The ability to make upgrades as you wish, knowing your mortgage payment with a fixed-rate loan and of course, building equity. A number of factors can determine your home’s ...
Many homeowners consider renovations and upgrades to their home when looking to sell. There are several key upgrades to consider that will boost your home’s value, as well as several ways to finance these large purchases.

The Features that Boost Home Sales & Values

Many homeowners consider renovations and upgrades to their home when looking to sell. There are several key upgrades to consider that will boost your home’s value, as well as several ways to finance these large purchases. Three ...
Personal lines of credit generally offer lower interest rates than credit cards or cash advances and may allow you to borrow more money than your traditional credit card.

Personal Line of Credit Basics

Have you found yourself a little bit behind on your bills? Or maybe you are just in need of some extra cash to plan a summer vacation or make some much-needed home improvements. Whatever the case, a personal line of credit from ...
Financial times are tough for many, so it has forced people to make a choice — should the money you are saving go into a retirement fund or a college fund? Financial experts agree that saving for retirement first is actually more logical.

Don’t Hurt Your Retirement by Over-saving for College

Financial times are tough for many, so it has forced people to make a choice — should the money you are saving go into a retirement fund or a college fund? Financial experts agree that saving for retirement first is actually ...
Colonial offers two competitive programs that lets homeowners utilize the equity in their home to use for any purpose.

Tap into the Cash Under Your Roof

When many people think of spring, they think of flowers blooming, birds chirping, and of course, family gatherings outdoors. Spring is the perfect time to invite your family and friends over for a backyard cookout or dip in the ...
The following information will help you think critically about co-signing so you can start determining what choice is best for you.

Loan Co-Signing

Loan co-signing is a highly charged topic. On one hand, many people who co-sign loans are asked by close family members, so they may feel obligated and don’t think twice before putting pen to paper. As with any financial decision, ...
Avoid paying high interest rates by receiving a personal line of credit from Colonial. Below we’ve put together a few of the most common questions asked about personal lines of credit.

Use a Personal Line of Credit to Cover Holiday Shopping

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. The holiday season has arrived and it’s time to begin making your holiday shopping list – and checking it twice. Finding the perfect gift for your loved ones can be a little difficult ...