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Do you have the six C’s of good credit?

Considering refinancing a loan? Or borrowing money to pay for a big expense? With interest rates still low, and more financial institutions willing to lend, this may be the right time to consider accessing capital.

It’s also a great time to…

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Protecting your financial information online

More consumers are conducting financial transactions online and may become vulnerable to tracking, hacking, identity theft, phishing scams, and other cyberspace risks. While nothing can guarantee complete safety on the Internet, understanding how to…

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The financial planning process: Why and how

Planning personal finances used to be the worry of the wealthy and their worry—usually preservation of wealth—was attended to by teams of trust officers and lawyers. Many of today’s middle class families have different concerns: funding retirement;…

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Long-term care insurance: The importance of annual reviews

Long term care insurance is just like any other piece of your financial puzzle. Periodic monitoring can help ensure your insurance continues to meet its desired objective. An annual review provides an opportunity for you to re-examine your coverage,…

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Put yourself in front of the savings game

Like dieting, budgeting your expenses can benefit from long-term commitment. However, human nature leads many of us to become frustrated when we can’t immediately have the things we need or want. As a result, the best-laid budgeting plans can become…

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Life Insurance— Changing times, changing needs

When Judy purchased her life insurance policy 10 years ago, she thought her insurance planning was complete. She assumed that if she paid her premiums on time, she could sit back and not think about life insurance anymore. Judy’s life insurance may…