5 Ways to Boost Your Credit Score

5 ways to boost your credit score

Credit scores… that three-digit number may not always be top-of-mind, but chances are, you’ve given some thought to boosting your score. Here are 5 tips to get you started.

1. Pay your bills on time. If you find this to be a challenge, consider signing up for automatic payments. read more

Safety First: Preparing for Hurricane Season

Stormy Weather Ahead Road Sign Against Dark Ominous Sky

Living close to the ocean is usually a wonderful thing. The views are breathtaking and recreation opportunities are never far away. But there’s a danger associated with coastal living: hurricanes.

Statistics show that 97% of hurricanes in the Atlantic occur between June 1 and Oct. 15. This is according to researchers from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). In the Pacific, that date range runs from May 15 to Nov. 30. Like it or not, hurricane season will soon be upon us! read more