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3/4/2022

Beware Phishing Scams in 2022: Know How to Spot the Signs

Whether through email, text message, social media message, or phone call, learn to spot the signs of phishing so you can protect yourself from scams.

Top 10 Reasons to Use Your Debit Card

05/06/2022

Top 10 Reasons to Use Your Debit Card

Get to know the benefits of our debit card A lot of us carry some cash and maybe a card or two without knowing what to use when. We spell out some benefits of using your American National debit card below. 1. It’s a secure form of payment The magnetic stripes on older cards store … Continued

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Lessons to Teach Your Kids About Cybersecurity

03/24/2022

Lessons to Teach Your Kids About Cybersecurity

According to the Department of Homeland Security, kids between the ages of 8 and 18 kids spend an average of 7 hours and 38 minutes each day online. But the sheer amount of time spent online is only one of the many issues revolving around digital exposure. Most parents are painfully aware of how nefarious … Continued

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Beware Phishing Scams in 2022: Know How to Spot the Signs

03/04/2022

Beware Phishing Scams in 2022: Know How to Spot the Signs

If you sometimes feel like you’re experiencing “information overload,” you’re not alone. Thanks to the Internet and 24-hour news cycle, there is always a “breaking news” article to read and share with others. Unfortunately, scammers take advantage of our fractured attention to try and slip a phishing message past us undetected. Whether through email, text … Continued

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Creating a Home Buying Budget

03/04/2022

Creating a Home Buying Budget

Whether you’re shopping for your first home or your next one, it’s important to establish a budget before you start looking. By the end of 2021, the median home price in the U.S. was just over $400,000. In Virginia it’s $348,835 and in North Carolina, $282,312. Of course, you may be looking at a budget … Continued

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Financial Tools For Your Small Business or Side Hustle

01/25/2022

Financial Tools For Your Small Business or Side Hustle

Whether your small business is your full-time job or you have a side hustle in addition to your primary job, the accounting side is never as much fun as coming up with ideas. Luckily, organizing your business finances doesn’t have to be stressful. With these financial tools for your small business or side hustle, you … Continued

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Meet Your Financial Goals in 2022

01/05/2022

Meet Your Financial Goals in 2022

We’re Here For Your Financial Resolutions According to Fidelity’s Financial Resolutions survey, saving more money was the number one ranked 2022 resolution for respondents. There are many reasons why people want to save money. Some look forward to purchasing big ticket items such as a new car, a vacation, or even a down payment on … Continued

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