Tag Archives: Money

America Saves Week tip #2

Split Your Direct Deposit If you have direct deposit, most employers will allow you to split your check between multiple accounts — so instead of depositing all of your money into your checking account, you can set some to automatically … Continue reading

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America Saves Week tip #1

Sign Up for Your Company’s Retirement Plan If your company offers a 401(k) or 403(b), this is one of the best options for automatic savings. Not only do these retirement plans automatically put money you earn into a retirement account … Continue reading

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Get Ready, Set, SHOP! Tips for Black Friday Shopping

As we are quickly approaching Thanksgiving and Black Friday, Union State Bank wants to remind you of some important tips when you are out and about after your Thanksgiving feast.  Below are tips to help you save money, protect your … Continue reading

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Help Kids Learn Financial Skills

Does it seem like every time you turn around, your child is asking you for money?  Does your teen know how to balance a checkbook, pay bills, or read a financial statement?  A 2007 Charles Schwab survey reported that only … Continue reading

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Teach Kids to Save

Earlier this week, employees of Union State Bank taught the importance of saving money to Kewaunee Elementary School’s second grade classes.  It is never too early to teach children to save money.  Some of the activities included the Savings Game … Continue reading

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