Nearly eight out of 10 U.S. tax filers will receive a federal tax refund this year. Smart use of your tax refund can start you on the path to long-term financial security. Instead of going on a spending spree, take Continue reading
The process of buying a home can be lengthy, taking up to approximately 6 months. There are many steps that should be taken into consideration before taking on a mortgage. Check Your Credit Report and Credit Score. Lenders are much Continue reading
The season for spring cleaning is right around the corner and while many may be focused on organizing closets or scrubbing floors, we encourage consumers to clean up their finances as well. Spring is a great time to take a hard Continue reading
Owning a home is the American dream. In the most basic definition a home is viewed as shelter and a place to live, however, owning your home not only provides a residence and emotional satisfaction, it also provides financial and Continue reading
All of us at Standard Bank wish you a merry and peaceful holiday season. Best wishes for a healthy and prosperous New Year.
Why not add going green or going more green to your list of New Year’s resolutions? While green efforts help to save our ecology, they often save us green in our wallets! Following is a list of 50 ways to Continue reading
What is the simplest estate planning tool around? Gifting! Make substantial annual gifts now while you can control the funds with flexibility. Reap the benefits and fun of being with your heirs and others as they enjoy your generosity. In Continue reading
Are you using Online and Mobile Banking? Online and mobile banking are becoming a necessity to managing your banking and your money. They are amazingly convenient, and there has been a significant increase in the number of people utilizing these features. Continue reading