Budgeting and Saving
No matter your income, budgeting is an important process in understanding your personal finances. Once you set a framework for how to manage your money, you can create a plan for expenses and save for the things that matter most to you.
- Article: Smart Budgeting-Set Financial Goals
- Calculator: What will it take to save for a vehicle, home, etc.?
- Module: Build Emergency Savings
Fraud and Security
First Tech employs many levels of security to protect your accounts and take the stress out of your banking life. But no matter how many safety measures we keep in place, we can’t prevent every fraud attempt from reaching you. Learn how you can empower yourself to keep your information and identity safe.
Credit Reports and Scores
Your credit can affect your ability to get a job, your access to housing and the amount you will pay for a loan. Everyone should monitor their credit regularly and take the time to establish good spending habits.
Loans and Debt
When planning your route out of debt, there are many options and loans that you can take advantage of. We can help you learn how to evaluate these loan types, manage your debt and pay down debt faster.
Insurance and Investing
Learning to prioritize saving over spending can put you on track for a strong financial future. But getting the most out of your investments takes patience and understanding. Learn how you can make the most of your future by managing your investments, and understanding the risks that can shape your insurance coverage.
Home Buying and Lending
Buying and financing a home came be an intimidating process, but it doesn’t have to be. Whether this is your first home, next home, building your dream home, or leveraging your homes equity we can help you understand the process.
- Article: The Do’s and Don’ts of Buying A Home
- Calculator: How much will my mortgage payments be? How much can I borrow?
- Article: Initial disclosures