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Understanding IRAs

Understanding IRAs

Friday, August 9, 2019

Have you started saving for retirement? It is easy to get overwhelmed with all of the different options for retirement savings, including which account to choose.  If you haven’t started saving for retirement, it’s never too early or too late to start. While there are many ways to get started and save for retirement, we’re going to go over two main types of IRA accounts in this article - Traditional and Roth IRA (An IRA is an Individual Retirement Account). Both have different advantages.
10 Tips to Avoid Fraud

10 Tips to Avoid Fraud

Monday, August 5, 2019

With fraud on the rise what steps can you take to help protect yourself and your identity from being compromised? Account numbers, credit card numbers, PINs, usernames, and even your mother’s maiden name are all pieces of personal information that scammers may try to get from you.  We’ve gathered information and come up with 10 tips to help you protect yourself from fraud.
Holding Hands

Financial Steps After a Death of a Loved One

Friday, August 2, 2019

One of the hardest things to do is deal with the death of a loved one. On top of all the emotional strain you are under, you have to plan for a funeral, final wishes and settle all the financial issues.
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Empowering Members is What Makes Haley an AllSouth AllStar

Monday, July 29, 2019

Knowledgeable, friendly, and trustworthy are just a few of the qualities of AllSouth AllStar, Haley. Haley is a Member Service Representative at our Camden location.
Your Top 10 Credit Questions Answered

Your Top 10 Credit Questions Answered

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Have you ever wondered how a lender decides whether to approve your credit application? Creditors use a credit scoring systems to determine if you’re a strong candidate for credit cards, auto loans, or mortgages.
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Student Loans, a Breakdown

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.
Employee Volunteer Day

AllSouth Employees Serve at Habitat for Humanity ReStores

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.
Unknown Caller iPhone

What You Need to Know to Protect Yourself from Spoofing

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?
AllSouth AllStar Louann

Looking Back at AllSouth AllStar Louann Ward’s 48 Years of Service

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.
Family Packing Vacation

Planning a Trip?

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.