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Oops! Money Mistakes You Don't Wan't to Make

We asked Arkansas bankers and masters of trades to share financial mistakes and hardships they learned the hard way so you don’t have to.

The Importance of Using a Local Bank

The beauty of banking in Arkansas is the bounty of local bankers eager to help you along your financial journey.

TRY THIS AT HOME: Interview With an Adult

Have a chat with a guardian or an adult in your life. Ask these 13 questions to see the impact of real money habits.

Outsmarting Student Loan Debt

Before taking out loans for school, you must understand exactly what you’re borrowing. We’ve provided an overview of federal student loans and the importance of repaying them on time.

Stretching Your Scholarship Dollars

There are several financial avenues you can take to help with this such as scholarships, grants and loans, but students sometimes overlook how to get the most out of their financial aid dollars.

Investing 101

Level up your savings through long-term investments proven to grow wealth.

Inflation: What is Happening?

This hot topic defined (and how it affects you!)

Money Does Grow, But Not on Trees

President and CEO of the Arkansas Bankers Association Lorrie Trodgen writes about how to set and meet your financial goals