Tag Archives: Money Management

Joy Newhouse

Jul 01 2015

Spending and Sharing Your Money (Part 4 of 5)


Hills Bank Savings Plan for Kids

Sometimes it’s hard to know how to get your child off to the right start saving money, so as parents, grandparents, and mentors to youth, we at Hills Bank have brought together our experiences and financial knowledge to share with …
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Joy Newhouse

Jun 24 2015

What Are You Saving For (Part 3 of 5)


Hills Bank Savings Plan for Kids

Sometimes it’s hard to know how to get your child off to the right start saving money, so as parents, grandparents, and mentors to youth, we at Hills Bank have brought together our experiences and financial knowledge to share with …
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Joy Newhouse

Jun 10 2015

Where Does Money Come From? (Part 1 of 5)


Hills Bank Savings Plan for Kids

Sometimes it’s hard to know how to get your child off to the right start saving money, so as parents, grandparents, and mentors to youth, we at Hills Bank have brought together our experiences and financial knowledge to share with …
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Dave Kriz

Jun 03 2015

Do You Know a Good Lemon Boss?


Hills Bank Lemon Boss

Hills Bank supports local businesses of all shapes and sizes. Do you know any kids 5-12 years old that are driven, fun, and looking to start their own business? If so, Hills Bank has a program that will enable them to …
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Erin Grabe

May 06 2015

Account Titling – The Good, The Bad, and The Misunderstood (Part 4 of 4)


Getting Started with Estate Planning

This is the final in a 4-part series on Estate Planning. An often overlooked (but extremely critical) aspect of Estate planning include account titling and beneficiary designations. These control who receives the account, regardless of what the Will or Trust states!

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Erin Grabe

Apr 29 2015

The Three Taxes (Part 3 of 4)


Getting Started with Estate Planning

This is the 3rd in a 4-part series on Estate Planning. A large portion of Estate planning involves taking steps to minimize the impact of taxes on the Estate. For Iowa residents, there are three main taxes that can come into …
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Erin Grabe

Apr 22 2015

Understanding Trusts (Part 2 of 4)


Getting Started with Estate Planning

This is the 2nd in a 4-part series on Estate Planning. A Trust is a legal document that is used in Estate planning. There are many reasons to set up a Trust including providing for minor children or family members who …
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Erin Grabe

Apr 15 2015

Getting Started with Estate Planning (Part 1 of 4)


Getting Started with Estate Planning

This is the 1st in a 4-part series on Estate Planning. Creating an Estate Plan can seem like a daunting task—it is uncomfortable to make plans for your own death, and it can seem overwhelming to address every aspect and …
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Lu Hao

Apr 03 2015

Tips for International Students at the University of Iowa


Tips for International Students at the University of Iowa

College is a time of transition, especially for international students entering college in a foreign country. As you leave behind your home, family, and country to study abroad, we would like to offer a few tips to help you adjust …
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Jack O'Rourke

Mar 25 2015

Tips As you Move into Your New Home


Tips as you move into your new home.

A new home is the single largest purchase you will likely ever make. You’re ready to fill a new house and make it a home, while simultaneously saving for the unexpected expenses that are an unavoidable part of home ownership. …
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