4 Financial Tips for Fall

Posted by ginger$nap on 10.04.16

Fall means dreams of pumpkin spice lattes, turkey dinners and a cozy holiday season just around the corner. Here are four ways to make sure you’re financially well-equipped for the last stretch of the year. 1. Winterize your home: Save energy, save cash As temperatures drop, home heating bills rise…. Continue Reading

Meet Our What’s Ne[x]t Scholarship Winners

Posted by ginger$nap on 09.08.16

Since high school, Marcus Inyang has been inspiring hope wherever he goes. From leading prayer circles at lunch, to starting an on-campus Bible study group, to dreams of missionary work and entrepreneurship, Marcus plans to continue bringing beauty out of broken situations through a career as a registered nurse. This… Continue Reading

Budgeting 101: Creating a Budget & Sticking to It

Posted by ginger$nap on 09.07.16

With the total student loan debt in the United States hovering around a mind-blowing $1.23 trillion, it’s important to be smart about budgeting and managing your money while you’re in school so you’re not one of the 43 million Americans drowning in student loan debt. Creating and managing a budget… Continue Reading

7 Money-Saving Tips for Teens

Posted by Ne[x]t on 08.18.16

Most teenagers probably won’t leap at the prospect of learning about personal finance on their own. That’s why it’s important to take the time to teach them smart money management. To get the conversation started, here are seven topics worth discussing to help your teen avoid costly financial missteps in… Continue Reading

Georgia State University Coach Ron Hunter

Posted by Ne[x]t on 04.26.16

Since being named the head coach of the Georgia State University (GSU) Men’s Basketball team in 2011, Ron Hunter has changed the national perception of Georgia State. In his first four seasons, Coach Hunter helped the team win 87 games, including advancing to the third round of the 2015 NCAA… Continue Reading

Let’s go for a drive: auto financing basics

Posted by Ne[x]t on 04.15.16

You’re ready to get a vehicle and know what car you want – or maybe you don’t know exactly which car you want, but you have an idea. Either way, unless you’ve inherited a large sum of cash, you’ll probably need to finance your new purchase with an auto loan…. Continue Reading

Tax Time Tips

Posted by Ne[x]t on 03.16.16

Tax time is upon us, many of us will be seeking tax advice before the April 18 filing date. While we always recommend consulting a professional tax advisor, here are a few tips to follow this tax season. 1. Get organized. Being organized can relieve a lot of the stress… Continue Reading

Best Resale Value Vehicles

Posted by Ne[x]t on 01.04.16

Most experts agree that the best time of year to purchase a new model car is in January and February – (plus, if you finance your new vehicle with us by January 31st, you can enjoy sixty days of no payments*). Sales at the beginning of the year are usually… Continue Reading

Save on Last Minute Travel This Holiday Season

Posted by Ne[x]t on 12.04.15

In a couple of weeks it will be the busiest time to travel. Don’t have your plans yet? No problem! Whether you travel by plane or car, it’s not too late to save some money with your last minute travels. Here are some tips to help you make the most… Continue Reading

Big Ticket Items to Buy this Fall

Posted by Ne[x]t on 11.10.15

The weekends spent mowing the lawn or grilling out on the patio will soon start to fade, but if you’re in need for a new grill or mower, now is the time to make those purchases. Many items like these will start to go on sale and could end up… Continue Reading

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