Banking Education

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Staying Informed: Payment Apps vs Banks

Here are some ideas to consider regarding the capabilities of payment apps versus bank accounts.

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Low-Cost Travel Tips

You work hard to keep yourself and your family on a schedule, but breaking away from the everyday routine can do wonders for the soul. Vacation is great way to make memories and get out of a rut.

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Time is Money: How to Better Manage Business Accounts

Sunflower Bank understands that business owners face unique challenges. Your schedule is demanding, so you are always looking for ways to run your business more efficiently.

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Fun Ways to Save

Saving money doesn’t have to be something you dread. Whether you’re just beginning a path to financial responsibility or you’ve been handling your finances successfully for years, adding variety to your savings routine can keep you on track.

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How to Increase Your Credit Score

A FICO (Fair Isaac Corp.) credit score is a three-digit number that represents the likelihood of a consumer’s ability to repay a loan.

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What are the Differences Between a Money Market Account and a CD?

Adequate savings are critical to healthy finances. Instead of keeping money in a piggy bank or regular checking account, you may be curious about money market and CD accounts.

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Get Return on Your Return

If Uncle Sam gives you money back at tax time this year, it can feel like an unexpected bonus. Do you consider it “free money” and spend it on something fun and frivolous?

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Benefits of a CD

If you’re thinking about growing your money, a Certificate of Deposit (CD) is a great way to start.

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Tax Time Tips

Springtime is finally here! That means longer days, warmer weather, and an approaching deadline of April 15th to either file your taxes or...

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What is a Health Savings Account

Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) are accounts that let you set aside money to pay for medical expenses. You can open an account through your employer, if your health insurance is considered a High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP). 
 

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8 Essential Financial Tips

Managing money isn’t something that comes naturally for many people. Most of us have to learn how to make sure our income can cover all the basics and still have money saved to spend on the fun things in life. If you’re new to managing expenses and income, the most important thing is just to begin taking small steps. Financial responsibility and successful budgeting are within your reach.

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What is a Checking Account

What is a checking account?
A checking account is a safe place to keep your money at a financial institution. You can add money to the account (deposit) or take money out of your account (withdrawal).