Consumer Resources

Do you have questions about things like budgets, credit cards, fighting identity theft, mortgages and saving? Help is available for consumers about these topics (and more) on the following web sites.

The American Bankers Association

  • Featuring Housing How-To's, Protect Your Money, Kids & Money, and Manage Your Money.
  • Finding the Right Bank
  • Look up Routing numbers for banks
  • Consumer Help Lines
  • Charitable Giving Tips
  • Interactive Financial Calculators (Calculate buying/refinancing a home, Investing, Planning for Retirement, and more.)
  • Avoiding Fake Check Scams

The Independent Community Bankers Association

  • Facts about Community Banks
  • How Community Banks are different
  • Why should you bank locally with a Community Bank

Federal Trade Commission - Consumer Information

  • Learn about recent scams (recent or by topic)
  • Money and Credit tips
  • Homes and Mortgages
  • Jobs and Making Money
  • Privacy, Identity and Online Security tips