Preparing for Retirement

Preparing for Retirement

Retirement can sneak up on you quickly.  Being prepared for retirement is very important.  So what do you do if you have not started preparing? The very first and probably the most important thing is to start saving.  It is never too early…

The Importance of Financial Literacy for the College Student

The Importance of Financial Literacy for the College Student

It is very important for today’s college students to be financially literate.  More and more college students will need to take out student loans, and will have to pay them back themselves instead of mom and dad paying for it.  College is…

Financial Tips for College Grads

Financial Tips for College Grads

After graduation many young people these days can be a very difficult time. They have to find a job, a place to live, and get set up in the world.  Even once they get their job, their place to live, and…

Public Guarantees on Bank Bonds

Public Guarantees on Bank Bonds

In 2008 the markets were better than they are today.  There are a few reasons that this could be.  One of those things would be guaranteed bank bonds.  Most people were in favor of this and it did seem to help. In October…

Frameworks for Financial Crisis Management

Frameworks for Financial Crisis Management

If there is one thing that anyone can say for certain is that anything can and will happen.  We try to be prepared for any situation, but we cannot predict what will happen.  Putting a framework in place to is a good…

A Rise in Mobile Banking

A Rise in Mobile Banking

More and more is being done online now.  With the smart phones even more is done on the go.  This is a trend that is going to continue and most likely never stop. People are always busy these days; they are always…

Bank Overdraft Fees on the Rise

Bank Overdraft Fees on the Rise

Bank overdraft fees have always been something that everyone with an account has tried to avoid.  Most people have had to deal with these fees at some point or another. The last thing that anyone wants is for that fee to…

Technology and Banking

Technology and Banking

Banking has come a long way from where it was.  There are more options than ever before.  Not only that, but technology has become an important part of the banking process. More and more people are using online or mobile banking to…

Banking Kiosks Becoming Popular

Banking Kiosks Becoming Popular

There is a new trend in banking these days.  Banking kiosks are popping up in various locations throughout New York City.  More and more people are beginning to use these kiosks to take care of their banking needs. Nexxo Financial Corp owns…

Microbilt and OLA

Microbilt and OLA

Microbilt is a leading risk management partner in short term lending online.  They also work with other credit markets.  They have committed to a platinum level of sponsorship of this year’s Online Lenders Alliance Spring Summit and Fall Business Conference. Microbilt offers…