General Banking Education

REFINANCING

Struggling to know when is the right time to refinance, what you need, or if you’ll qualify? Natalie is here to help! Check out these quick four FAQ’s!

MORTGAGE/CONSTRUCTION

Ready to start building your dream home but not sure where to start? Here are a few different steps to help guide you!

FIRST TIME HOME BUYING

Ready to upgrade your living space and go from renting to owning? Here are five first-time home buyer mistakes that you should avoid!

MORTGAGE/CONSTRUCTION

So, you want to build your dream home from the ground up – wonderful! Here are four must-dos before you buy that perfect residential lot.

FIRST TIME HOME BUYING

Buying a house is an exciting milestone for a lot of people, but it can also be an intimidating experience. Whether you’ve spent months thinking about buying your first house or are just starting to consider it, we have…

MORTGAGE

Having a good credit score makes getting a mortgage easier AND can decrease your monthly payments by qualifying you for a lower rate. Finding ways to maintain a good score or increasing a lower one can seem like…

REFINANCING

As with any debt, finding ways to save money while staying aggressive about paying it off is important. Refinancing your mortgage can be a great way to…

AUTO LOANS

Vehicles are a crucial part of our every day lives. They get us to work, the grocery store, allow us to visit friends and family, and bring your pet to the vet. The reasons why you need a vehicle are endless. So, when you look at purchasing a vehicle, you need to make sure you are...

PASSWORD SECURITY

Many people know that having a secure password is very important. However, we all have so many passwords that it can be easy to "get lazy" when it comes to password security...

CREDIT KNOWLEDGE

When starting to tackle your debt, it can be very intimidating. However, there are a few different strategies that you can utilize to pay off your debt! The two most common debt payoff styles are the...

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

The most common question I am asked as a banker is “what is the minimum credit score I need?” This is a loaded question. Yes, your credit score matters, however, it is important to understand what affects your credit score...