Tag Archives: Credit Card

Matt Olson

Aug 01 2017

Credit Score Series: Part 3 Tips to Improve Your Credit Score


Credit Score Series: Tips for improving your credit score.

Improving your credit score can save you money through lower interest rates and insurance premiums. A higher score can open the door to more credit options such as a mortgage loan and it can even decrease the amount of security …
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Matt Olson

Jul 24 2017

Credit Score Series: Part 1 What Makes Up Your Credit Score


Credit Score Series: What makes up your credit score?

Your credit score directly impacts your ability to get a loan and the rate and terms you pay for those loans. It also plays a role in things like your insurance rates, security deposit needed when you rent an apartment, …
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Brenda Langenberg

Oct 31 2016

Healthy Money Habits: 8 Tips for Financial Health


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As I wrap-up my 4-part series on Healthy Money Habits, I would like to revisit the eight financial health habits I mentioned throughout the entire series.

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Jennifer Eden

Oct 12 2016

Additional Layers of Protection for Hills Bank Credit Cardholders


Hills Bank credit card fraud protection.

Hills Bank has an additional layer of protection for your Hills Bank credit cards by immediately alerting you of potential fraud. As a Hills Bank cardholder, you’ve already been included in this as a part of our fraud protection services. …
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Brenda Langenberg

Oct 10 2016

Healthy Money Habits: Avoiding Debt (Part 2 of 4)


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Learning to avoid credit card debt and saying ‘no’ to yourself/unnecessary wants more often will help to keep you on the road to overall financial health.

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Bethany Welsh

Sep 21 2016

4 Money Management Tips for Millennials


Millennials have grown up in a different world than their parents and grandparents, so it only makes sense that they handle their finances differently as well. While technology has changed the face of banking, the same core values of managing …
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Ken Hinrichs

Jan 13 2016

Apple Pay Is Here!


Hills Bank has Apple Pay!

If you have an iPhone® 6,  Apple Watch, or iPad (Pro, Air 2, mini 4, mini 3) and a Hills Bank account, you’ll be able to use Apple Pay! Payments with Apple Pay can be made at over a million …
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Jay Allpress

Oct 23 2015

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month


 Watch Hills Bank’s Security Vice President and eChannel Delivery Vice President have a discussion around security along with steps you can take to help protect your financial information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ZiSRKL1yxI  

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Nicole Slaubaugh

Sep 09 2015

A Big Change is Coming for Your Business on October 1


On October 1, there is an important change happening for businesses that accept credit or debit cards. If you do not have your Point of Sale (POS) Terminal updated to accept microchip embedded EMV (Europay, MasterCard, and Visa) cards you …
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