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Five reasons you should be using Online BillPay

Five reasons you should be using Online BillPay

Bills. We all have them. Maybe you pay yours by visiting your phone carrier’s website each month or your internet provider withdraws the amount automatically from your account. You’ve been making these sorts of payments for so long that they are second nature. Can you...

Understanding Market Downturns

Understanding Market Downturns

For prepared investors, market downturns can represent great opportunity.Nearly everywhere you turn, from friends and colleagues to cable news shows, you can find someone with a strong opinion about the financial markets. People will often use specific terms, such as...

Go Play!

Go Play!

Guest blogger: Ben Maskus, Relationship Manager Falcon Lakes Golf Club is a Jay Morrish design that opened in July 2002 with the vision of being one of the top public courses in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Marty Streiff purchased the golf course in March of...

Make these smart moves with your child tax credit payments

Make these smart moves with your child tax credit payments

Beginning July 15th, the IRS will pay out half of the total child tax credit amounts for 2021 in advance monthly payments. The remaining child tax credit can be claimed when individuals file their 2021 income tax returns. This extra money will provide a financial...

The Safe and Secure Way to Pay: Mobile Wallets

The Safe and Secure Way to Pay: Mobile Wallets

Mobile technology has been the driving force behind many great advancements made in the last decade. Your smartphone is not only a phone, but also a powerful tool that can help you calculate a tip at a restaurant, take a picture anytime, or even read a book - it’s...

Why a HELOC might be right for you

Why a HELOC might be right for you

A home equity line of credit (HELOC) is a good way to utilize the equity you have in your home to make a large purchase that otherwise is difficult to save up for. A credit limit will be established based on your home’s current valuation.  With a HELOC you not only...

Your guide to summer home maintenance

Your guide to summer home maintenance

The joy of homeownership is a feeling like no other. The sense of pride that comes with owning your home is hard to come by elsewhere. With that, however, comes maintenance. Think of maintaining your home as a way of protecting your investment, because that’s what it...

Don’t Fall for this On-the-Rise Cybersecurity Threat

Don’t Fall for this On-the-Rise Cybersecurity Threat

Cyber-attacks and scams have been on the rise recently. Corporations, governments, and individuals have all been targets of these attacks. With so much of our daily activities being conducted online, it’s more important than ever to be alert and know how to protect yourself and/or your business.

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