Tuesday, July 16, 2019
School can be expensive. When it comes to continuing your education the prices add up quick. Most people don’t have the option to pay out of pocket, this is where grants, scholarships, and student loans come in. we’ve broken each one down to help you decide which option is right for you.
Monday, July 8, 2019
AllSouth is committed to giving back to the communities it proudly serves. Through our volunteer program, employees are provided with opportunities to serve and support local non-profit organizations that align with our efforts of supporting the military, homelessness and hunger issues, and aiding with family crisis.
Friday, June 28, 2019
Have you ever received a call with a number similar to your own, but you don’t recognize it? Or has someone ever left you a voice mail threatening to arrest you if you don’t pay your taxes? These types of calls are called spoofing. What is spoofing?
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Service and commitment are the legacies that AllSouth AllStar Louann Ward will leave once she retires later this year from AllSouth. Louann has been on our team for 48 years. (That's right....48 years!) Over the years, Louann has seen AllSouth grow and change. When she started in 1971, AllSouth didn’t have any computers, there were two locations, no ATMs, and digital banking wasn’t thought of yet. Today, she is part of the ever-growing Information Technology team that have implemented digital banking solutions such as Online and Mobile Banking, eStatements, and more.
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
From searching for the best flight to finding the perfect hotel, you often spend hours planning the perfect vacation. It’s easy to get caught up in the planning and you forget to budget. Before planning any of these parts of your trip though, it’s important to start with a budget. Your budget should include a spending limit on transportation, lodging, food, souvenirs, and special attractions. Here are a couple tips to help you stick to your budget to avoid overspending, while still being able to enjoy yourself on your next vacation.
Friday, June 21, 2019
Modern tech has changed the way we manage and budget our money. Gone are the days of pen and paper ledgers and worksheets. With all the technology out there, more and more people are using phone apps and website tools to help manage their finances. Here’s a breakdown of some of these financial budgeting tools that our staff recommends:
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Each year, students looking to continue their education begin the hunt for scholarships to help ease their financial stress. With the multitude of websites claiming to provide scholarships, how can you spot the fakes from the legitimate ones? We’ve compiled a short list of red flags to help you distinguish the fakes from the real deals
Friday, June 7, 2019
The process of obtaining a mortgage may feel overwhelming and difficult to navigate at times. It can often be filled with terms you may not understand. However, with some help and guidance through the process, you can be on your way to a smooth home buying experience.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Compassion and dedication are qualities of AllSouth AllStar, Kenny Vinson. Kenny has been on the AllSouth team for fourteen years. Currently working in the indirect auto lending department, Kenny has also worked in other areas of lending in the centralized lending department.
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
When it comes to vacation, many people think they can't afford or make the time for one. A vacation doesn't have to be a globetrotting international trip or an extravagant Instagram worthy getaway. It can be time off enjoying your own city. (Or if you are like some on our team, having time off to lounge around is a great luxury.) So what do you do when you only have a small amount of money or you’re short on time?