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The Equifax Breach - Steps to Take Now and What to Watch for Next

Last month, Equifax, one of the nation's three major credit reporting agencies, announced a cybersecurity incident potentially impacting approximately 143 million U.S. consumers. October is...


First-Time Homebuyers: Six Tips to Save for the House of Your Dreams

The summer season and real estate market are heating up as evidenced by all the new For Sale signs in our local area. Yet, for many, saving enough money for a down payment --- typically between 5...


How Americans Access Their Bank Accounts

Did you know forty percent of Americans manage their bank accounts online more frequently than any other method? According to a recent survey conducted by Morning Consult* on behalf of the...


What Happens If You Die Without A Will?

If you die without a will in Pennsylvania, your assets will go to your closest relatives under state "intestate succession" laws. Dying intestate means that you effectively have no legal will in...


Tap into the Equity in Your Home

As we bid farewell to a sizzling hot summer in Southcentral Pennsylvania and welcome the clear, blue skies of fall, our attention turns from lounging poolside to taking action. Important projects...


Nine Tips to Avoid Ransomware Attacks

National Cyber Security Awareness Month occurs every October as a campaign designed to increase the public's awareness of cybersecurity and cybercrime issues. The campaign is organized by the...


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