How to Budget for More Than One Remodeling Project at Once

Spring is a popular time to start planning your home improvement projects for the year. Winter is finally retreating, and you can examine both the damage the cold weather did to your home as well as decide which areas you’d like to see updated. Whether you’re planning to gut your entire house or simply give a couple of ...

Money Smart Week Women’s Conference

westbury bank is proud to be a sponsor of Money Smart - Washington County's 3rd annual Women's Conference! Listen to an engaging keynote speaker and choose from a variety of breakout sessions that peak your interest! Classes cover topics ranging from budgeting to estate planning, to identity theft protection, and more! Register online at mswwashingtonco.eventbrite.com  or print ...

4 Financial Lessons Kids Can Learn From an Easter Egg Hunt

Easter is coming, and for many families, that means a weekend full of egg-coloring projects, egg hunts, candies and little treats. What many families overlook is that it's also an opportunity to reinforce a few valuable financial concepts that will serve their children well in life without putting a damper on the fun of the occasion. Here ...

Did You Miss The Home Buyer’s Seminar?

On Tuesday, March 20th Loan Officers of westbury bank hosted a FREE Home Buyer's Seminar to the public. Topics covered included obtaining a pre-approval letter, finding a realtor, common mortgage terms to know, the home buying process, types of loans available, and more! We welcomed our special guest, Glen Hupfer of RE/MAX United who entertained the audience while ...

Cutting Yourself Off: Setting Spending Limits With Your Bank or Credit Card

If you feel uneasy every time your bank balance drops, it might be time to revisit your spending patterns. After all, if you don't set restrictions, chances are you won't have enough income to reach your financial goals, like retirement, saving enough for your kids' college tuition and paying off your mortgage. But while setting spending limits – and sticking ...