Understanding Your Paycheck

Congratulations! You’ve just landed a new job. Here are some important things to be aware of before you receive your first paycheck. When will I receive my paycheck? How often will you be paid? Typically, your payday will depend on the company you work for and which state you work in. You might be paid […]

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Step Up and Earn More! 18 Month Certificate

Certificates are a great way to earn a higher return with no risk to your principal balance, but in a low interest rate environment, there is the possibility that rates will go up while your money is invested. How can an investor have the peace of mind knowing that the principal balance is safe, yet […]

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5 Money Mistakes Made by Millennials

Adulting is hard and at Allegacy, we want to help you start the next chapter of your life on the right foot so you can enjoy the life you envisioned for yourself. One of the most important things you can do to be your best as you begin life after college is to make sure […]

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Taking Your Wellness Program to the Next Level

As an organizational leader, you know that your employees are the heart and soul of your business. In today’s fast-paced economy, it’s tempting to approach human resources with a checklist: payroll √ annual enrollment √ performance review √. How can you ensure that your most important assets maintain fit hearts and healthy souls? Many employers […]

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Financial Tips for College Students

The tuition bill for Fall has been paid, dorm and apartment accessories purchased and now you’re just a few days away from move in day. Though those can be considered the major expenses of going to college, there are some other expenses that can sneak up on you if you aren’t prepared. At Allegacy, we […]

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529 Plans

Section 529 college savings plans are tax-advantaged college savings vehicles and one of the most popular ways to save for college today. Much like the way 401(k) plans changed the world of retirement savings a few decades ago, 529 college savings plans have changed the world of college savings. Tax advantages and more 529 college […]

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Protecting Your Home While on Vacation

At Allegacy, we know time away is sometimes the best way to recharge so you can come back to reality, ready to tackle everyday life. We want to make sure when you return, life hasn’t thrown you a curve ball by giving you some tips to keep your home safe while you’re away. Make your […]

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Back to School

It’s hard to believe the store aisles are filled with notebooks, glue sticks, crayons, pens, pencils and paper. In just a few weeks, the roads will be bustling with school busses and parents dropping the children off. The school hallways will be filled with laughter as students reunite with friends they haven’t seen and maybe […]

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Teaching Your Child About Money

Ask your five-year old where money comes from, and the answer you’ll probably get is “From a machine!” Even though children don’t always understand where money really comes from, they realize at a young age that they can use it to buy the things they want. So as soon as your child becomes interested in […]

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Dreaming of Becoming a Business Owner

You had a dream. You turned your passion into your life’s work. There’s an old saying, “Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.” That’s only partially true. Little did you know that actually running a business is, in fact, work. So what does it take for a business to […]

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