Category: Definition

Five Letters = Money for College

College students, college graduates, and their parents all know what FAFSA is. If you or your child will need financial aid to attend college, then you should become familiar with it too. FAFSA stands for Free Application for Financial Student Aid. It is a form completed by current and prospective college students (undergraduate and graduate) […]

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Identity Violation

To say that identity theft is rampant is an understatement. Reports of personal information breaches have become common place in the last few years. Many have suffered the pain and fear of having their personal information stolen, including yours truly. Despite the efforts to protect my personal information, intruders have gotten hold of my personal […]

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Is a Credit Union a Small Bank?

During my many years in banking I worked for several banks. Some were big, national banks and some were small, community banks. Some were service oriented and others were sales oriented. Some said they were service oriented but were actually sales oriented. Why would they say that, you may ask? Because a service focus is […]

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