If you work hard, watch your spending, and try not to overindulge, yet still find yourself short on money in the bank, you may be a victim of these five small expenses that prevent you from having a successful budget. These expenses slowly chip away at your money but often go unnoticed because they seem… Continue reading 5 Small Expenses Killing Your Budget
If you need funds, you may be wondering how personal loans and payday loans compare. They sound similar, but couldn’t be more different in terms of how they work. Before you decide on one or the other, read our payday loan vs. personal loan comparison below for more details on what you can expect. When… Continue reading Payday Loan vs. Personal Loan
Are you trying to trim your budget or save up for a major purchase like a home? We have good news. You can get your finances in order without resorting to living your life as a hermit. Check out these free — and almost free — things to do in and around Redford and get… Continue reading Free Things to Do in and Around Redford, MI
Staying close to home? Check out these great local events! 5ks: Grand Prix 5000- Sunday, May 26th Grosse Ile Memorial Day Run- Monday, May 27th Novi Memorial Day Run- Monday, May 27th Parades: Dearborn– Monday, May 27th at 10am. Parade route starts at Michigan Avenue at Maple Street and ends at the Henry Ford Centennial ∞
Adventure can be described as an exciting unusual activity that typically lead us to experiences. All our experiences are different from one another, adventure does not have a universal definition for everyone. We see it all sort of diverse ways, because we all have our own plans on what we want to see and accomplish… Continue reading Adventure can be unusual
I love to cook. When you love to cook, you have to learn how to be methodical about your shopping for the necessary groceries. I wasn’t always good at this, but I learned through some trial and error on how to best budget for my shopping and cooking needs. You don’t have to go to… Continue reading Saving on Groceries: Use a Budget Planner
Overdraft protection is designed to cover your purchases should you accidentally spend more money than you have in your bank account. We hope you never need to take advantage of this feature on your account. However, if something goes wrong and you find yourself a little short, it’s essential to understand how it works and… Continue reading How Does Overdraft Protection Work?
Going on vacation? Imagine checking into a hotel only to find out your credit or debit card accounts have been frozen. There’s an easy way to avoid a blocked debit card, though: call your credit union or bank before you even leave the house. It’s also a good idea to call your credit card providers… Continue reading Traveling? Don’t let your debit card get blocked! Call us before you go!
Hold out your right or left hand- as a Michigander, you can point to any spot in this great state, just like that! That’s not the only cool thing about Michigan, the best part of it is you are always 85 miles or less from one of its Great Lakes, no matter where you live! That… Continue reading Adventuring This Summer?
Leasing began as a way for corporations to track transportation costs while saving money over purchasing a vehicle outright. Now, almost any vehicle can be leased, offering buyers from all walks of life access to high-quality vehicles with low monthly lease payments that make fitting it into the monthly budget easier. How Does Leasing Work?… Continue reading What Does it Mean to Lease a Car?