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Norm Plumstead

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Tips for Financial Freedom: Setting and Reaching Long-Term Financial Goals

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Oct 19, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Regardless of what life stage you are in, you are likely to have some short- and long-term financial goals. Whether you want to experience your dream vacation, buy a new home, save for college, build retirement savings, or establish an emergency fund, setting realistic goals, following them, and tracking your progress are key to achieving your financial goals successfully.

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Topics: Savings

The Modern Allowance: Control and Monitor Your Children’s Spending with CardValet

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Oct 10, 2017 9:00:00 AM

What is CardValet? CardValet is safe, easy and has many benefits. It’s great for cardholders who want to manage their debit and credit cards through their mobile devices. Getting started is easy. Simply download the CardValet App, found on the App Store or Google Play. CardValet is free to Honor Bank debit cardholders.

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Topics: Checking, mobile banking

Tips for Financial Freedom: Creating and Sticking to a Budget

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Oct 3, 2017 8:20:00 AM


Your first order of business when deciding to create a budget, is to determine exactly how much you're spending each month. You can put a solid budget plan into action with strategies that include calculating your expenses. 
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Topics: Savings, budgeting

Tips for Financial Freedom: Start Planning for Retirement Now

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Sep 19, 2017 9:00:00 AM

When planning for retirement, two important questions always come up: When to start saving and how?

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Topics: Savings

Tips for Financial Freedom: Free Checking & Savings Accounts

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Sep 1, 2017 3:46:20 PM



Find Your Financial Freedom…Finally!

Now you can find your financial freedom by letting us pay you to bank with us! We call it Kasasa! Here is how you can Kasasa:

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Topics: Checking

Tips for Financial Freedom: Getting an Annual Credit Report

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Aug 21, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Getting a copy of your annual credit report is important.  There a many reasons and the first one, although maybe not the most important – the copy is free!

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Common Myths of Applying for a Mortgage

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Aug 16, 2017 10:00:00 AM

The Fact of the Matter…

You Can Overcome the Common Myths of Applying for A Mortgage

Homeownership is still part of the American dream for many of us. Now with mortgage rates still at historically low levels and home values consistently appreciating, buying a home becomes more of a serious consideration. However, there are still common myths about applying for a mortgage that hold some of us back from attaining our dream of homeownership. Let’s look at these common myths of applying for a mortgage, because the fact of the matter is…they are just myths.

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Topics: Mortgage

Top 5 Kasasa Checking Questions Answered 

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Aug 14, 2017 10:00:00 AM

When you walk into your local Honor Bank, you’ll be greeted with a warm and friendly hello, and the opportunity to learn more about Kasasa Banking! If you want to get a little more information about all the great benefits of Kasasa Checking, here are the top five checking questions answered for you…that most people are asking!

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Topics: Checking

Looking for a Checking Account or Lunch? It’s Kasasa, not Kielbasa!

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Aug 9, 2017 9:32:00 AM

Once Becky and Raymond understood that Honor Bank was offering Kasasa Checking and not Kielbasa they were on their way to building their own Honor Bank Free* Kasasa Cash Checking Account. It will pay them. Think about that!

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Topics: Checking

According to Customers…Honor Bank’s Mobile App is Cool! And Secure!

Posted by Norm Plumstead on Aug 4, 2017 10:45:00 AM

At Honor Bank, we want to offer you more convenience and help you save time on the number of trips to the ATM and to one of our local banking branches. We want to give you a quick and easy way to check balances, pay bills and deposit checks right from your smartphone.

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Topics: Online Banking, mobile banking