Archive for the ‘Financial News’ Category

Updating Financial Advisor Standards

Posted in Community,Financial News,Retirement
April 23rd, 2015 at 9:00 am by Ally

Is your financial professional putting your needs first? In the financial services industry, there’s no shortage of people calling themselves financial advisors. Unfortunately, anyone can call themselves a financial advisor, which can be highly misleading and confusing. According to AARP, there are more than 400,000 people in the U.S. that call themselves financial advisors –… read more

Consequences of Medical Identity Theft

Posted in Community,Financial News
March 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 am by Ally

Cybercriminals are targeting a more robust avenue to gather personal data – your medical records. The scope of information lifted in medical record breaches – along with the repercussions – outweigh the financial data stolen from retailers like Target and Home Depot. With the Anthem breach, records containing names, email/street addresses, birthdays, member I.D./Social Security numbers… read more

Retirement: Forget What’s My Number! What’s My Income?

Posted in Community,Financial News,Guest Posts
February 19th, 2015 at 2:00 pm by Ally

If you’ve noticed lately, the thinking around retirement has moved away from ‘what’s my number?’ to ‘what do I get from that number?’ The realities of retirement have been changing over the last decade.  Fewer retirees can depend upon pensions and the income that they provide.  Social security considerations for inflation have nearly vanished.  A… read more

Financial Wellness Programs: The Link between Health and Wealth

Posted in Community,Financial News
January 16th, 2015 at 9:19 am by Ally

The link between physical and financial health is more closely related than you might think. Your financial fitness can directly impact your health and vice-versa. According to the Financial Health Institute, three quarters of Americans report finances are the main cause of their stress. Financial stress can include the amount of savings you have, college tuition… read more

MONEY® Magazine Names Ally Bank “Best Online Bank” For Third Straight Year

Posted in Community,Financial News,Products
October 23rd, 2013 at 11:50 am by Ally

Ally Bank has been recognized by Money® Magazine as “Best Online Bank” in America for the 3rd year in a row.   Being an online bank allows Ally to provide an overall better banking experience by offering consumers highly competitive rates and award-winning customer service. Here’s what Money® had to say: “Best Online Bank” “Ally offers… read more

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