Monthly Archives: December 2013


Reason for the season can’t be bought or boxed: Happy Holidays from Core Bank

  The “average” American will spend around $800 on gifts for loved ones this holiday — more than what he or she earns in a week. Retailers anticipate sales will surpass $600 billion this November and December, accounting for 20 to 40 percent of what a store makes the entire year. No wonder we’re buried […]


A HELPFUL GUIDE TO SNAGGIN YEAR-END DEALS ON CARS

The car dealership that intimidates you throughout the year is more like Santa than the Grinch during the holidays, gifting the ride on your wish list at a big discount courtesy of manufacturer’s rebates and hard-to-pass-up finance deals. But does this wisdom ring true? YES and NO. With the new year a few weeks away, […]