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Buying a home is the largest transaction most people make. Even experienced homebuyers will only complete the process a handful of times throughout their lives.
Whether you’re preparing to rent or buy, North Shore Trust and Savings encourages you to be familiar with the following housing terms.
North Shore Trust and Savings Understands the concern for your personal information due to the Equifax breach. We have compiled some facts that will help you become a well-informed consumer and, hopefully, sleep a little easier at night.
The holiday season is an exciting and inspiring time of the year that promotes giving to those we love and those who may be less fortunate. However, if your heart is bigger than your wallet, a season of joy and giving can easily turn into a new year of debt and regret.
While ATM Skimming may be well-known to the banking industry and law enforcement, most card users are unaware of this pervasive problem. However, as the criminals make a mad-dash to collect as much as they can before new technologies limit their abilities, the problem is becoming more widespread.
You may be surprised to learn that while most of us seem to have little use for paper checks these days, check fraud scams are actually on the rise. The Better Business Bureau recently released a report warning consumers of this growing danger. In the report, the BBB noted that complaints to government agencies and consumer advocacy groups have doubled over the past three years.
In this season of love, North Shore Trust and Savings is here to be the voice of financial reason, reminding you that taking the next step in your relationship is not only a marriage of hearts but also a marriage of finances.
This spring, over 80% of Americans will be asking the same question: “Should I save my tax refund or spend it?” According to the Internal Revenue Service, the nation’s taxpayers will receive an average tax refund of nearly $3,000.
At North Shore Trust and Savings, we care about our customers. One of the ways we show that care is by ensuring our customers are informed consumers. Our experienced Mortgage Loan Officers take as much time as needed to ensure their clients are comfortable with the mortgage process.