From the Blog

What is the FASFA and Why Should every High School Graduate Apply?

FASFA stands for free application for federal student aid. It’s the only way to get access to federally-funded financial aid for college - so every parent and/or student should be applying. However,...

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How to Afford a College Degree in Three Simple Steps

If you’re getting ready to apply for college and know nothing about financial aid, or are simply searching for better ways to pay for college, you’re not alone. Over 44 million Americans are currently...

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Pre-qualified vs Pre-approved : What’s the Difference?

There is an abundance of financial jargon used by all types of lenders and financial institutions. You may have gotten a letter in the mail prequalifying you for a loan, or you may have read advice to...

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How to Sign Up for Text Alerts in our New Online Banking

With our new and improved Online Banking, you can have alerts sent straight to your email or phone. If you prefer SMS alerts, you can convert your phone number to an email address and our online...

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The Beginners Guide to Debt Consolidation

NerdWallet’s 2016 Debt Survey shows that Americans have only increased their total debt in the last decade, with the average household’s credit card debt at $16,061 and their total average debt,...

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Will a Credit Card Balance Transfer Save You Money?

You have probably received junk mail from a credit card company in the past, many advertising what’s called a balance transfer. These promotions offer attractive interest rates that claim to help you...

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Our Picks for Inexpensive Valentine’s Day Dates in the Capital Region

Valentine’s Day spending is at an all-time high, averaging $146.84 per person in 2016! While there is certainly nothing wrong with shelling out your hard-earning money to show someone how much you...

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Use these 9 Tips to Safely Navigate the World of Online Shopping

Last year marked a turning point in the world of e-commerce. Fortune revealed that for the first time, more shoppers are choosing to make their purchases online rather than in-store. With more people...

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Don't Let Winter Leave You Salty

A message from Liberty Mutual Insurance

Salt is a necessity on the road to keep us safe in hazardous winter conditions, but it can also wreak havoc on our cars. Luckily, there are a few easy steps you...

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Personal Financial Analysis

At AmeriChoice, we are always looking for new ways to help our members reach their financial goals. In 2015 we introduced our Personal Financial Analysis, which can help members be debt free much...

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