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HSA’s 101: What You Need To Know
Health savings accounts (HSAs) are being discussed as an integral part of the 2017 American Healthcare Act (AHA), the proposed replacement plan for the Obama Administration’s 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. As the popularity of HSAs grows and they continue to be considered a key component of the AHA, understanding how they work is becoming increasingly important from Devenir, HSAs have grown to an estimated 18.2 million accounts with $34.7 billion in assets nationwide—a year-over-year increase of 22 percent Educating yourself about the benefits and rules of an HSA is the first step to getting the most out of this health care savings option. What is an HSA? A health savings account (HSA) is…
What credit union core processors won't tell you
We talk a good deal about trust when it comes to credit unions. For example, in the article Credit Union’s Emphasis on Trust Holds True, we identified that trust in credit unions among their members is 60%, compared to 30% customers’ trust in big banks. Likewise, credit union executives consistently rank trust as the top priority in vendor …
How Lower Fees Could Put Independents on Top
Asset management fees are coming down as lower-cost passive investments take center stage and calls for radical transparency in fee disclosure get louder This means change is coming to the wealth management arena as well, say industry experts How this plays out for individual advisors will depend on their technology platforms and, according to Shirl Penney, CEO of Dynasty Financial Partners , on their ability to articulate value and offer distinct services under clear pricing policies. New York-based Dynasty provides a la carte infrastructure support and related services to about 40 RIAs. For Penney, the fact of “fee pressure and the fear of margin compression” among wealth managers is “undeniable” as “the rate of innovation” in…
5 Tips To Survive Stock Market Volatility In Retirement
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Understanding What a “Piggyback” Mortgage Loan Is and How It Works
As a potential homebuyer who is new to the market, many of the terms and mortgage products available to you can be more than a little confusing. Piggyback loans might be a little less familiar than…
Savings Tips for Children
April 24th is National Teach Children to Save Day. We have employees going to local schools to teach children the importance of saving. Anytime is the right time to begin teaching children about mo…
Rate of Mortgage Approvals: How Our State Compares
Millions of Americans look to mortgage loans to help them buy homes, but the number of applications — and the percentage actually getting approved and funded — varies by where you live. To determine the states with the most mortgage purchase, not refinancing, loan applications and approvals, NerdWallet analyzed 2015 data from the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act...Read More
Tips to Simplify Home Loan Process
Are you looking for ways to simplify and reduce the stress of the home loan process? Check out these tips to help you do just that! Disclose All...