Avoid Credit Hangover

Avoid Credit Hangover

First United Bank & Trust is kicking off the 2011 holiday shopping season with tips to manage holiday spending and avoid a post-holiday credit hangover. “Consumers spreading holiday cheer should keep in mind that January bills are only a month away,” says William...
Avoid Credit Hangover

Curbing Credit Card Debt

You’re certainly not alone if you’re carrying more credit card debt from month to month than you’d like to be. Breaking the cycle is rarely easy, but the benefits of wiping burdensome debt off your personal balance sheet can be huge. Here’s how to get started. Take a...
Save Your Spare Change

Save Your Spare Change

A cup of coffee here, a candy bar there. A magazine, a soda, a DVD or video game rental. Have you ever thought about how much you’re spending on little things? Paying out a few bucks a day may seem like pocket change — until you start adding it up. Bean Counting Let’s...