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5 Easy Money-Saving Tips for Families on a Budget

Posted by Peoples Bank on Sep 10, 2018 9:00:00 AM

As a parent, you know better than anyone that every dollar counts. Money trees don't exist, but the cost of raising children is enough to make you wish that you had a dozen. Whether you have a small family or a large clan, making even the smallest adjustments can result in huge payoffs in the long run.

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Managing Allowances In The Digital Age

Posted by Peoples Bank on Aug 21, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Study after study shows that the earlier we introduce our children to certain topics about money, the more likely they are to make smart financial choices as adults. Many parents choose to give their children a modest amount of money, or an allowance, to help them learn about managing their own finances.

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3 Keys to Small Business Success

Posted by Peoples Bank on Jul 24, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Starting a new business can be an incredibly exciting opportunity. It’s a chance to put your innovative ideas to work, solve complex challenges in your community, and potentially build wealth for your family.

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5 Tips for Budgeting as Newlyweds

Posted by Peoples Bank on Jul 10, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Summer wedding season is in full swing! Many couples will be sharing much more than a last name; they’ll also share a bank account. Sharing finances in marriage can be tricky. Money is not always the most romantic conversation. When you add in varying financial situations, family history, and money personalities, it’s easy to see how money is a common issue for married couples.

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How to Stretch Your Money on Vacation This Year

Posted by Peoples Bank on Jun 19, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Summer is in full swing and the vacation countdown is on! While summer travel is a great experience for families, it can also be a source of overspending. It’s important to remember every little thing adds up when it comes to spending.

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5 Ways Your Kids Can Make and Save Money this Summer

Posted by Peoples Bank on Jun 5, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Summer is here at last! Are you looking for ways to get your kids off the couch (and the computer) during summer break? Use these ideas and tips from Peoples Bank for helping your kids earn and save money this summer.

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Parade of Homes Preview

Posted by Peoples Bank on May 15, 2018 9:00:00 AM

If you’re looking for a new home or inspiration for your next renovation, look no further than the 2018 Parade of Homes, presented by the West Texas Home Builders Association. Now in its 63rd year, the Parade of Homes offers up close and personal tours of beautiful new homes across Lubbock’s best neighborhoods.

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5 Things First-Time Home Buyers Need to Know

Posted by Peoples Bank on May 8, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Are you thinking about settling down and buying your first home? Congratulations! And, you’ve come to the right place. The process can be overwhelming for first-time home buyers, but we’re here to help you get organized.

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Financial Literacy Starts with You

Posted by Peoples Bank on Apr 17, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Since April is Financial Literacy Month, the team at Peoples Bank wants to help you improve your financial know how. A big part of being financially literate is knowing your financial personality. Identifying your personality can help you develop strong financial habits and avoid pitfalls that can land you in financial trouble.

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Community Banks: How Banking Local Impacts People That You Know

Posted by Peoples Bank on Apr 10, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Here at Peoples Bank, April is one of our favorite months of the year. Why? Because it’s Community Banking Month. We are proud to be a community bank and our customers should be proud of that, too. When you bank locally, you help to positively impact your fellow West Texans.

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