Never before have kids been as exposed to new ideas, new cultures, new music and new art forms as they are today. But the easy accessibility to these new experiences through the Internet, can mean easy accessibility and vulnerable exposure to your child, your computer and your personal information. Below are six tips from the National Cyber Security Alliance to help you, and your kids, stay safe online 1. Keep a Clean Machine Remember to keep your security software current. Having the latest operating system, software, web browsers, apps and antivirus protection on all devices that connect to the internet. Updating regularly can help protect against malware and online threats. One easy way to do this…
Money Savings Tips
Keep more money in your wallet with these money saving tips! You'll have a hard time finding more painless ways to save.
How to Stop Telemarketing Calls
Add your number to the Do Not Call Registry. And if you get a robocall, just hang up.
10 Reasons Millennials Choose Credit Unions
by Jeremiah Tucker / February 5th, 2016 I can't remember the first time I joined a bank Banks have come and gone numerous times in my life, each one about as memorable as switching wallets, but I remember joining my credit union. I've found most people do. Often because joining a credit union was a game changerthe exact point their financial lives took a big turn for the better This is particularly true of millennials. Millennialsgenerally defined as anyone born between 1980 and 2000are more likely to recommend credit unions than banks to their friends. A survey by CO-OP Financial Services, Cucamonga, Calif., a financial technology company for credit unions, found that 96% of millennials were…
Indiana Chamber Recognizes First Internet Bank for Workplace Excellence
Bank Earns Statewide Honor for Fifth Time The Indiana Chamber of Commerce has recognized First Internet Bank as one of the “Best Places to Work in Indiana” for 2019. This marks the fifth time the Bank has made the Chamber’s list, an annual initiative to identify and recognize the best employers in the state. “Our …
The Reopening of the Liberal Mind
Bard College President Leon Botstein explains how his school remains free of the student outbursts that afflict similar institutions.
Mortgage 101: Broker, Bank & Mortgage Banker
A common Mortgage 101 topic is the difference between getting a mortgage loan from a broker, bank or mortgage banker. Here's how they compare.
How to create a financial emergency plan
You may have an emergency fund, but you do you have an emergency plan? If not, it’s time to create one.
Mortgage 101: Build vs. Buy
Is building or buying a home the right choice for you?
How to Write a Business Plan Banks Can't Resist
Here's what your business plan needs if you want startup capital from a bank.