During the hours of approximately 8:00pm – 2:00am PST, our core system provider will be performing routine maintenance on our critical systems. During that time, you may experience interruptions with our website. We appreciate your patience and understanding as we update our systems to better serve you, our members.
It’s 2022, and the new normal still feels pretty abnormal. The holiday season came and went, and we all learned a lot about supply chain management. If you’re reading this, you’re likely unfazed by product delays and determined to save a buck in the new year. The good news is you can count on a few tried and true post-holiday … Continue reading
Due to the inclement weather conditions and for the safety of our members and staff, Point West will open at 11:00 AM today 12/28. We appreciate your support and understanding, and hope you and your family are safe and warm. You may still access your Point West accounts via Online Banking, the Mobile Banking app, using any CO-OP Network ATM … Continue reading
Unfortunately, our ATM located in the courtyard near our Lloyd Branch has been vandalized and is currently inoperable. We are working closely with our vendors to get it back up and running ASAP. In the meantime, our ATM located directly outside of our branch is up and running for your use. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and … Continue reading
Whether out of choice or necessity, many people spent less money in the last year and a half on things like entertainment, clothes and furniture. For some, that meant holding on to more of their income. If you were able to save some cash, you’ve set yourself up to withstand future financial crises, especially if you can continue saving. Keep … Continue reading
Gratitude makes us more aware of the sources of joy, wonder and hope in our lives. Being grateful also can improve health, strengthen relationships and help us manage our money. Developing gratitude requires us to focus on what we have rather than on what we lack, says Meghaan Lurtz, a senior research associate with financial planning site Kitces.com and past … Continue reading
During the hours of approximately 8:00pm – 2:00am PST, our website provider will be performing routine maintenance on our systems. During that time, you may experience interruptions to our website. All of our other services will be available. We appreciate your patience and understanding as we update our systems to better serve you, our members. Thank you!
Finally, as the country reopens, you’re likely seeing more of your friends. Out with the video chatting and in with the high-fiving, hugging and, well, spending. For every dinner, there’s a check to pay; for every wedding, a gift to buy; and for every concert, a ticket to score. You may notice that you and your reunited friends handle these … Continue reading
As concerts, vacations and social gatherings resume, it can be easy to overspend on summer fun, especially coming off of a year of quarantine. Creating a budget for summertime and beyond can help you keep track of your money, says certified financial planner Jason Dall’Acqua, president of Crest Wealth Advisors, based in Annapolis, Maryland. Dall’Acqua advises doing three things to … Continue reading