Getting married? 

Since marriage is a partnership, it’s important to talk about finances and to start looking ahead well before your wedding day.

Thinking about starting a family?

Then it’s time to look closely at your finances and start preparing because the costs can add up quickly.

Everyday tips for saving money

Saving money can be hard, but there are simple ways to cut back on everyday spending that can really add up.

5 Steps to budgeting

Creating a budget is the first step in growing your savings. Make sure your monthly income is always greater than monthly expenses. 

Raising your credit score

Is your credit score in need of a boost? Read this article for a look at the factors that go into your credit score and tips to improve it.

Paying Off Debt

Now is the time to kick that debt to the curb. Read this article for practical information on the simple steps for eliminating credit card debt.

Budget friendly summer fun

From free outdoor concerts to our many parks, West Michigan has a lot to offer and we're sharing some of our favorites.