Monthly Archives: June 2013

Expenses to Consider for International Travel

With summer solstice behind us in Northeast Wisconsin, some adventurous travelers will look over the oceans for new sites to explore, nature to see and items to cross off their bucket lists. While travel has become quicker and more reasonable than ever, there are a few important things of which to be aware as you […]

Bill Pay Safety: Online vs. Paper Checks

The evolution of banking is upon us. More customers are transitioning towards online resources for banking, bill pay and overall money management. The most commonly asked question we hear revolves around safety and we’re here to set the record straight. Using electronic payments is  as safe, if not safer, than using a paper check. In […]

How much will refinancing save me? How long before I see a payback?

Mortgage refinancing can paint a very different picture for your budget and equity building. Refinancing doesn’t come without an additional price tag but, with the payback period calculated, you could be just a few months away from reaping the benefits of refinancing. Most borrowers choose to refinance to save money on either their monthly payment […]