When it comes to mortgages, there's a lot of confusing terminology and acronyms. It can be tough to keep track of it all, especially when you're focused on finding the best mortgage for your needs. But it's important to have a basic understanding of what is included your mortgage payment each month, so you can budget for it properly.
Tax season tends to stir up all kinds of emotions for us, some good, some bad, and some downright crazy. From the thrill of a possible tax refund to the dread of an audit, now's a time for us to focus on staying protected.
You're a student; you need to budget. Simple, right? Well, not exactly. Student budgeting can be an extremely complicated process if you don't know what you're doing. It involves balancing out the expenses that you have with the money you have coming in and learning how to make the most of both.
As a student at UNA, I have heard about Bank Independent for the last few years -- from friends who worked for the company, to seeing their logo around campus and the community.
Sheffield, Ala. –Tuesday, April 3, 2023 – Bank Independent distributed $11,342 in cash donations along with 2,913 items of non-perishable food in support of the ninth annual Food Share drive “Feed a Family for $5 with Food Share” campaign. These donations created a financial impact of $20,081 for local food banks across North Alabama and area families in need.
Spring feels like a time for renewal and fresh starts, and why not use that feeling as an opportunity to reassess your financial habits?
So, you've decided to go to college. Education is one of the most important investments you can make in your future. But before you start packing your bags, there's one more thing you need to take care of, your student loans.
Let's talk about something that can be as crushing as it is rewarding: our bank accounts. A healthy bank balance isn't just a number, it's a source of pride and a way to provide financial stability for yourself and your family.