Wednesday, November 15, 2017
A helpless feeling washed over 11-year-old Lauren Gehl when she learned of the devastation left by hurricanes Harvey and Irma earlier this year.
“I usually watch the news at night, and I hated the helpless feeling I got when I saw all of the hurricane victims and all they had lost,” says Gehl, of Dubuque. “I wished I could help them.”
Those victims ......
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Many families are struggling to be financially secure.
A Prosperity Now study found that more than one in four Iowans have virtually no savings, according to Radio Iowa.
Deb Schroeder, vice president, community outreach and education at Dupaco, is not surprised that Iowa has fallen from seventh to 14th place in overall financial security.
“As we go out, we are finding it ......
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
In today's digital age, paying with checks and cash is becoming more obsolete as people reach for their plastic cards on a more regular basis. While cards are more convenient, there are some precautions that you should take when using them. Here are our bits and tips about credit and debit card usage:
Getting started with your new debit or credit card: Dos and ......