Putting Your Tax Refund to Good Use


Try not to think of your tax refund as merely extra money to spend. It?s money that you?ve worked to earn, so let it work for you! While it may be tempting to splurge and spend your refund, it would be wise to consider alternative options in today's uncertain economic climate.

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10 Ways to Save at the Gas Pump


With gas prices skyrocketing, now's the time to familiarize yourself with these money-saving tips before you fuel up.

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How to send money with Zelle safely


Zelle is a fast, safe, and easy way to send and receive money with people you trust, like your babysitter, your fellow PTA mom, your son's soccer coach, or your coworker. Whether you just enrolled in Zelle or have been an active user for a while, there are a few tips you should always keep in mind to ensure you are being safe when sending money.

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Financially Empowering Our Communities


First Metro Bank has a desire to teach neighbors of all ages about earning, managing, spending, investing, and donating their money. We not only want to provide methods of teaching financial literacy; we desire for neighbors in our community to be empowered by their ability to navigate and successfully manage their hard-earned income.

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Improving your Credit Score | Credit 101


Your credit score affects nearly every financial decision you make. Understanding how credit works and how to strengthen and boost your credit score is vital to practicing healthy financial habits. Credit is a subject that you can't know enough about, so we've answered some frequently asked questions and compiled a list of steps that can be taken to raise and maintain your credit score.

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