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 ...

Small Ways to Save Every Day

Small changes you implement into your daily life can make a big impression on your financial health. If you’re looking for ways to save money every day without committing to a major financial overhaul, consider the following ...

Protect Your Online Accounts from Phishing

Phishing is an all too common way for scammers to learn your personal information and access your financial accounts. To help prevent yourself from falling victim to a scam, it’s wise to learn exactly how phishing works. What ...

Refinance to Fund Your Home Renovation

Over the past several months, most Americans have been spending more time at home than ever before. While being at home may be a challenge for some, it’s also opened a number of homeowner’s eyes to how they can improve their ...

5 Relaxing Hobbies to Help You De-Stress

If you’re feeling a bit out of sorts and need to find a way to relax, there are plenty of hobbies to help you get to total Zen. From outdoor activities around the house to simply writing down your thoughts, you can easily find ...

Mobile Payment Scams to Avoid

Apps that allow you to conduct transactions directly from your mobile phone have been quickly growing in popularity. Unfortunately, scammers now try to take advantage of this convenience by tricking you into inadvertently sending ...

National Homeownership Month – 2020

June marks National Homeownership Month – a month dedicated to celebrating and promoting the benefits homeownership brings to individuals and families across the country. Colonial has been proudly offering a wide variety of ...

Tips for Unplugging From Social Media

It’s no secret that the world is more connected now than at any other time in history. While that makes communication a breeze and opens up an avenue to learn more about other cultures, it also encourages us to spend far too ...

Low Rates Amid COVID-19

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic has left no business or industry untouched. While Americans and the rest of the world attempt to adapt to a “new normal” by easing back to work and acclimating to the changes brought forth, ...

The 5 Best True Crime Podcasts

True crime podcasts are habit-forming: once you’ve listened to one, you’ll want another. With so many options to choose from across all podcasting services, it might prove something of a challenge to narrow down your next ...