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Tax Season is Approaching

For some of us this is a welcomed annual rite of spring. For others the April 15 deadline is a cloud that glooms over our heads until the passing of National Tax Day.

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3 Steps to Paying Off Debt

A financial advisor with Great Western Bank talks about three strategies to help manage and eliminate your debt.

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Federal Funds Rate Update

One of our Financial Advisers analyzes recent happenings on the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC).

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What to Expect from the Fed's Rate Hike

The Federal Reserve board announced an increase of the federal funds rate of 0.25%. This is the third increase this year and the eighth since this rate hike cycle started in December 2015. The new federal funds rate moves the to a target range of 2.00% to 2.25%. While the interest rate increase was...