Pathways Blog

May
17

Marysville High School student art featured at Pathways during May 16 event

A very special thank you to everyone who came out to enjoy the extraordinarily talented artwork of area High School students at the Local Expressions Event inside our Marysville Branch last night! We look forward to future opportunities to partner with Marysville High School and showcase the abilities of their aspiring artists. Click here for…

Read More »
Cash Back Rewards Mastercard
May
13

Transfer your balances and get 0% APR for 12 Months and earn 10.00% APY on your Cash Back

We have a special money-saving (and money-earning) offer for you. Apply for the Pathways Rewards Mastercard® today and start earning 1.5% Cash Back with every purchase. Transfer your credit card debt and you’ll pay NO INTEREST FOR 12 MONTHS on those balance transfers. Plus, there is NO ANNUAL FEE. Here’s the best part: If you transfer now, we will multiply…

Read More »
May
1

Protect Your Identity!

Anyone can be a victim of consumer fraud and identity theft. According to a 2016 Javelin Strategy & Research Identity Fraud Study, $15 billion was stolen from 13.1 million U.S. consumers in 2015 alone. Learn how to keep your personal information secure and protect yourself against potential scams with this helpful video from the Pathways…

Read More »
Apr
26

Watch Out for Campus Checking Offers!

Watch Out! Campus Checking Accounts May Come with Extra Fees! According to a new report from U.S. Public Interest Research Groups, when college students sign up for checking accounts via their schools, bad things are likely to happen. These accounts and associated debit cards often come with heavy fees that put students — some of whom…

Read More »
Apr
22

What to Buy and What to Skip on Memorial Day

Since 1971, Memorial Day has been celebrated as an extended weekend away from work–and the unofficial start of summer. It’s time to get that grill going, dust off your patio set, and break out the white jeans you’ve had stashed away all winter. More recently, Memorial Day has also turned into a second Black Friday…

Read More »
home improvement tips
Apr
9

Home Improvement Tips & Tricks

You don’t need to spend a fortune to give your house a new look this spring. Read on for a list of home improvement hacks and learn how to upgrade your home on a budget. 1. Cabinet makeover  You can give a tired kitchen a fresh look by just replacing the cabinet fronts. You’ll pay…

Read More »
Scam Alerts
Apr
4

Beware Tech Support Scams

Computer on the brink? Careful who you contact to fix it! That’s because the FTC is warning of a surge in tech support scams, many of which can be difficult to spot.  In a recent widespread scam, a company that called itself Elite IT Partners, Inc., purchased keywords on Google so they showed up in…

Read More »
Kids Summer Jobs
Apr
2

Ways for Kids to Make Money

The best way to teach a child financial responsibility is by encouraging her to earn and manage money on her own. As the weather warms and summer nears, there are many opportunities for your kids to pull in some extra money.  If money-making is not on your children’s minds, you may need to direct them…

Read More »
5 Ways to Spring Clean Your Finances
Mar
29

Spring Clean Your Finances

So you you’ve just cleaned out your house, and now you’re ready to take on your finances, too. Springtime is months after the holiday squeeze, and still a while away from the pricey summer season, so you made the right call in making it a prime time for whipping your finances into shape.  Let’s get…

Read More »
Spring Clean Your Home
Mar
27

Spring Cleaning Hacks

Spring is here! Time to roll up your sleeves and whip your home into shape.  Use these cleaning hacks to help banish those dust bunnies without spending a fortune on cleaning solutions and organizers.  Schedule Smart  Create a physical list of every part of your home you plan on attacking. Next, divide the chores according…

Read More »