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Are You Financially Healthy?

By First IB on June 20, 2017

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The concept of financial health involves forces beyond our control. Just as physical health is a combination of behavior, genes and access to good medical care, financial health is a … Read More

Allowances Don’t Teach Kids About Money — You Do

By First IB on June 13, 2017

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Many parents are befuddled by allowances. Some are inconsistent about when and how to give their kids money. Others wonder if allowances should be tied to chores. Even how money … Read More

Enjoy Your Summer Vacation — Without Maxing Out Your Credit Cards

By on June 6, 2017

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School is out, and summer is upon us. It’s time to let loose and have some fun! That sounds great in theory, but it can be a horrible idea for … Read More

Invest in Yourself

By First IB on May 23, 2017

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We’ve all heard the biggest investment you can make is in yourself, but we often forget to do so. We’ve shared some tips for getting the biggest return for your … Read More

Being Smart with Your Smart Phone

By First IB on May 16, 2017

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Your smart phone can make life a little more convenient by providing access to oodles of information with just a few quick taps of your fingers. But it can also … Read More

Making Outdoor Home Renovations? Think Budget and Scope

By First IB on May 2, 2017

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Many homeowners view their outdoor spaces as their own personal retreats — places where they can relax, dine and spend time with friends and loved ones. For this reason, many … Read More

Cashier’s Check: When You Need One and How to Get It

By First IB on April 21, 2017

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You’re about to make a big purchase — maybe your first house, or a car — and even though you saved enough money for a down payment, the seller requires … Read More

New Baby, New Expenses — Take Baby Steps to Get Ready

By First IB on April 18, 2017

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Thinking about having a baby? Or perhaps you just found out that you’re already pregnant. (Congrats!) The excitement of your news might be accompanied with concern, as you wonder whether … Read More

[VIDEO] Get Rolling: ‘Wheel’ Good Advice for Bicycle Maintenance

By on April 4, 2017

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It’s officially spring, and it’s a great time to give your bike a little bit of TLC after the cold weather. Ryan Knapp, a member of the First Internet Bank … Read More

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