Quarterly Spotlight


401(k) Overview
Learn about 401(k) basics including the difference between a traditional 401(k) contributions and Roth 401(k) contributions.

Intro to Student Loan Repayment Options
There are lots of ways to approach student loan debt. This video gives you an overview of some repayment options.

What Makes Up A Mortgage Payment?
There's more to a mortgage than just paying back a loan. Find out what typically makes up a mortgage payment and where payments may be going.

Fixed versus Adjustable Rate Mortgages
Learn more about the differences between the two so you can decide which mortgage loan option may be best for you.


Lobbying for Hobbies: The Price Tag of Pursuing Your Passion
The hidden benefits of hobbies and tips for how to avoid overspending.

Are you contributing enough to your 401(k)?
Now might be a good time to take a look at how much you're putting in your retirement account.

Renovating your home without wrecking your budget
Remodeling do's and don'ts that could help you make the most of your home - and maybe even increase its resale value.

Tips for Planning an Affordable Vacation
Here are some ways you may be able to save in your vacation budget by being smart about flight and hotel discounts, meal costs and more.

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Retirement Planning Calculator
How much do you need for the retirement you envision? Find out if you're on track.

How Much Will You Need to Save for a Home?
Use this worksheet to figure out how much you may need to save for a home and see how long it could take.

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