Tag Archives: Money Management

Erin Grabe

Dec 11 2019

Should You Save Money or Pay Off Debt?


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Respect your elders. Don’t talk with your mouth full. Say please and thank you. Our parents have taught us many things, but what about how to balance managing debt – specifically, student loan debt– with saving money for retirement, our …
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Jack O'Rourke

Oct 23 2019

5 Signs It’s Time for a Mortgage Refinance


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It is a good idea to review your financial situation periodically to see if there have been any changes that may affect your mortgage.

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Deb Schaffer

Sep 25 2019

Money Saving Tips for Savvy College Students


Money Saving Tips for Savvy College Students.

College years are a transitional time into the “real world.” Not only will you learn skill sets to gain employment, but you will learn life skills as you start living on your own. Now is the perfect time to start …
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Nicole Slaubaugh

Aug 28 2019

Lemon Boss Wrap-Up 2019


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At Hills Bank, we support local businesses of all shapes and sizes. During our fifth year of Lemon Boss, we helped over 350, 5-12 years old start their own businesses. We had young entrepreneurs from Iowa, Michigan, and Wisconsin participate …
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Brenda Langenberg

Jun 03 2019

Do You Know the Next Lemon Boss?


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Do you know anyone 5-12 years old that’s driven, fun, and looking to start their own business? If so, Hills Bank has a program that will enable them to go just that by becoming a Lemon Boss! This summer, Hills Bank wants …
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Jennifer Lough

May 13 2019

Tips for Helping Your Child Find a Summer Job


Help Children Find Summer Jobs

As the school year comes to a close, you may wonder what your child should do with extra time this summer. This summer you might want to consider a hands-on learning experience by helping your child get a summer job. Your …
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Nici Bontrager

Apr 10 2019

6 Ways to Manage Your Bank Accounts from Practically Anywhere


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With emerging technologies, managing your bank accounts can be convenient and done from your mobile device. Below are 6 tips for managing your money from practically anywhere.

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Brenda Langenberg

Feb 13 2019

How to Deposit a Check using Hills Bank’s App


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In an effort to bring more convenience and flexibility to your banking needs, Hills Bank has a mobile deposit feature so you can deposit checks from our mobile apps available in the Apple App Store or Google Play.

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Aaron Schaefer

Jan 07 2019

The Economy and Market From Here…at Hills January 2019


The Economy and Market from Here...at Hills.

Market participants were reminded what investing in stocks is all about last quarter. Volatility!

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Brenda Langenberg

Oct 22 2018

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


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

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