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The Impact of Stimulus Payments on Your Taxes

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

What a year 2020 has been! New Year’s celebrations were barely over when the coronavirus turned things topsy-turvy. But one bright spot for 159 million people was the $1,200 Economic Impact Payment that appeared in their mailbox or checking account. If you didn’t receive a payment, you may be wondering, why? And if you did, you may be wondering, what’s the catch? We are here to help put your

Making Financial Wellness a Part of Your Self-Care

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

When you think of self-care, you likely think of the ways you should take care of your physical and mental well-being. Maybe your self-care routine consists of having a spa day, going for a run, meditating, or even snuggling on the couch with a good book. These are all great ways to break away from the stresses of life, but have you thought of ways to take care of your financial wellness?

Building Trust and Lasting Relationships, AllSouth AllStar Latisha

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

This month’s featured AllSouth AllStar, Latisha, is a model example of what it means to provide great customer service, all day, every day. Her ability to listen, empathize, practice patience, and solve problems for our members and team members are attributes that make her an AllSouth AllStar. Latisha’s goal is to ensure members have all the information they need to make well-informed

Tips to Help You Save on Energy This Winter

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Updated December 16, 2020 Winter is coming! For most of us, this usually means spending more time indoors. Unfortunately, it also means a higher energy bill because we're cranking up the heat to keep us warm and comfortable. The energy bill is one of the biggest household expenses, and it could significantly  impact the budget. With the weather taking a turn to the colder side, you probably

8 Winter Home Maintenance Tips

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

With falling leaves, cooler temperatures, shorter days, and the holiday season upon us, winter is well on its way. You’re probably busy preparing for the holidays but don’t forget to take a little extra time to prepare your home for the colder months ahead. Having a good regular home maintenance routine is an excellent way to protect your investment, save you money, and keep your family

Watch Out for These Holiday Scams

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

‘Tis the season of giving. The holidays are here, and we’re making our list and checking it twice. Most people are excited about the holiday season because it’s a time of sharing, celebrating, and giving to loved ones and the less fortunate. Unfortunately, in this season of giving, scammers don’t take a break. They’re especially busy trying to steal your personal information. They know people

Making a Positive Difference, AllSouth AllStar Tracy

Monday, November 30, 2020

No stranger to service, Tracy, our featured AllSouth AllStar, often goes above and beyond. From assisting members with their accounts, educating them about their finances and credit to mentoring his staff, his mission is to make a positive difference with anyone he meets.

Protecting Yourself from Unemployment Benefits Fraud

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Due to the pandemic, many Americans have lost their jobs and filed claims to receive unemployment benefits. Fraudsters are taking full advantage of the situation. They are continually trying to find new ways to steal personal information and use it for their benefit. With the rise in unemployment applicants, this presents an opportunity for fraudsters to take advantage of those who are trying

Our Team Shares Ways to Save This Holiday Season

Thursday, November 12, 2020

The holiday season is a wonderful time of year for most people. Traditionally, it's a time for celebrating with loved ones, shopping, gift-giving, traveling, and attending holiday parties. This year has been anything but usual, and the holiday season is shaping up like no other. Yes, the holidays will be different, but it doesn't have to put a damper on your holiday spirit or wallet. With some

Save for the Holidays with a Christmas Club Account

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Imagine this. It's early December, and you've made your holiday shopping list only to realize you don't have enough saved in your account to cover everything on your list. Now you're stressing out and wondering what to do. Should I use my credit card, take out a loan, or pull from another expense or bill from my budget? You can avoid a moment like this with a Christmas Club account.