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Free financial education program offered

CROWN POINT | An upcoming workshop will focus on how to help people develop better financial skills and more positive banking relationships.

September 18, 2013 10:47 am
Breaking the Bank

Breaking the Bank

February 26, 2013 11:31 am
How To Save More of Your Money

How To Save More of Your Money

How can you make sure that you keep your promise to take control of your finances and make your money work for you?

February 03, 2013 12:00 am
Resolve to Save More of Your Money in 2013

Resolve to Save More of Your Money in 2013

Two of the most commonly made and commonly broken New Year’s resolutions are saving money and paying off debt. These are promises we all seem to make to ourselves every year with every intention of seeing through. But somehow, we wind up in the same spot we were before. 

December 30, 2012 12:00 am
It’s a buyer’s market, but the lending environment is still tough. Here's how to make your case for a loan

It’s a buyer’s market, but the lending environment is still tough. Here's how to make your case for a loan

It's a buyer's market, but the lending environment is still tough. Here's how to make your case for a loan

February 26, 2012 12:00 am

Lights, Camera, Save! competition for youths

MUNSTER | Today's youngsters know everything about everything, but how much to do they know about the value of saving?

October 27, 2011 12:00 am
6 Steps to an Energy-Efficient House

6 Steps to an Energy-Efficient House

Keep costs contained: Holes in your ductwork, insulation or building envelope make it easy for conditioned air to escape. Patch them up to save on heating and cooling.

August 07, 2011 1:00 am
6 Steps to an Energy-Efficient House

6 Steps to an Energy-Efficient House

Insulate yourself from high air conditioning costs by double-checking that every nook and cranny, including attics and crawlspaces, is blanketed in insulation.

August 07, 2011 12:30 am
Mortgage Calculator

Mortgage Calculator

House sitting on calculator isolated on white

April 24, 2011 12:00 am

State buying used cars

SPRINGFIELD | Illinois officials aren't exactly trolling the classified ads searching for deals, but the down economy and a woeful budget situation have triggered a surge in used vehicle purchases by the state.

January 29, 2011 12:00 am

Consumer advocates warn against impulse spending despite tax cuts

While many Americans will take home more money from each 2011 paycheck, a national organization of credit counseling agencies is urging people to responsibly spend the additional dollars they receive.

December 30, 2010 12:00 am

Hair-raising tales of cheapness

I used to get my haircut every four or five weeks. In retrospect, I can see this was combination of vanity and getting annoyed when the hair on the side of my head began touching my ears. But I'm less vain now. Or at least more cheap than I am vain.

June 17, 2009 1:00 pm

Looking into per-pound price puzzle could save cash

Here's a savings tip provided by reporter Susan Erler in today's edition of The Times:

May 18, 2009 2:15 pm
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