Archive for March, 2012

Ally Asks: Where Did You Go on Your Winter Vacation?

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March 30th, 2012 at 8:55 am by Ally

For a number of sublime days last winter, you saw your savings at work. Maybe you were relaxing on a faraway beach, skiing down a black diamond slope, or lingering in a Parisian café. Wherever you went on your winter vacation, you saw your money well spent. While you were away, you might have taken… read more

Ally Asks: Are You Keeping Financially Fit with an Emergency Fund?

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March 20th, 2012 at 9:00 am by Ally

Your finances are a lot like your physical health. Both require discipline, perseverance and focus to ensure fitness. But while these goals might sound a bit difficult, it’s important to remember that working hard at both your physical and your financial health will help ensure a positive payoff. An important part of keeping financially fit… read more

Money Market vs. No Penalty CDs: How to Choose

Posted in Certificates of Deposit,Community,Products
March 16th, 2012 at 12:11 pm by Ally

When you’re trying to decide on a savings account, you’ve got plenty of options. A money market account includes many of the same features and perks as a no penalty certificate of deposit. But they’re not the same product. How do you know which to pick? To choose the right one for you, you might… read more

Ally Bank Looks at Great Reasons to Cook at Home

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March 14th, 2012 at 8:00 am by Ally

When we think of reasons to cook at home, saving money is often a motivator. But home cooking is much more than a good money-saving tactic – it’s got a range of great benefits, regardless of your budget. For starters, you might make better dining choices at home than you do at restaurants – and… read more

Ally Asks: What’s On Your Financial Spring Cleaning To-Do List?

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March 13th, 2012 at 8:00 am by Ally

With the warmer months just around the corner, you’re looking ahead to spring cleaning. You’ll finally get around to making roof repairs, donating old clothes to charity and cleaning out the boxes in the attic. But the season’s also a great time to get your financial house in order – especially since you have to… read more

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