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Personal Resources

Personal Resources

Personal Resources present articles for small business employees - home buying, refinance, credit scores, college savings, investing, retirement and insurance.

  • Buying a Home - Take the guesswork out home-buying. This section can help you understand the types of mortgages, tax implications, down payments and much more!
  • Refinancing a Home - Learn about home equity, appraisals and everything else you need to know about refinancing!
  • Saving for College - This section provides valuable information about savings plans, student loans, tax breaks, scholarships, grants and much more.
  • Saving for Retirement - These chapters will help you develop the right strategies to prepare for a secure, comfortable retirement.
  • Preparing for Taxes - The chapters in this section will help you understand the basics of income taxes, along with strategies for saving and much, much more!
  • Starting a Family & Teaching Kids to Save - This section walks you through all need to know about managing family finances, as well as the fine points of teaching your children to save.
  • Building Good Credit - Learn how to get your first credit card, establish your credit, review your credit report, borrow money for a loan and reduce your debt.
  • Investing - The following chapters provide the basics for first-time investors, as well as the fundamental rules for a solid, life-long investment strategy.
  • Auto - Buying and Insurance - This section provides key information on purchasing a car, as well as the range of insurance options available in today's market.
  • Life Insurance - The chapters in this section present the basics of life insurance programs, as well as guidelines for purchasing exactly the right products for you.
  • Safeguarding Your Financial Information and Identity - The following chapters will help you protect your identity, both online and in real-life credit and financial transactions.
  • Financial Organization, Planning, Budgeting - The following chapters will help you protect your identity, both online and in real-life credit and financial transactions.
  • Internet and Mobile Banking - This section focuses on using Internet and mobile banking to your best advantage, while protecting your security and saving time.