Category Archives: Personal Finance

Wealth is a matter of Time – The Power of Compound Interest

By: Kathy Blumreich, Senior VP of Retail Banking   Time is on your side when it comes to building personal wealth, meaning it won’t happen overnight. Here’s an example for you to consider.   The power of compound interest: Simply put, compound interest is the money gained by leaving your dollars invested. It’s interest earned on […]

Financial Self-Defense for Seniors

Seniors have contributed a great deal to our communities and our nation. Many of them have served to protect us, have worked in local businesses or with community organizations to improve the places we live. However, seniors fall victim to financial abuse far too often. They are attractive targets for scam artists since they typically […]