Lyon County State Bank


Thinking of Co-signing a Student Loan? Know the Risks

Many parents and grandparents dream of helping loved ones attend college and post-graduate programs. One way to help them qualify for a student loan or obtain a loan at a lower interest rate is by being a co-signer. When co-signing a loan, you are promising to pay the loan… Learn More

National Credit Education Month

National Credit Education Month

March is National Credit Education Month, which is a great reminder to self-assess our financial goals. Where do you want to be in 5, 10 or even 20 years from now? It’s never too early to start thinking about the future. Whether you are in the early stages of… Learn More

Saving Money on a Mortgage, From Start to Finish

For many consumers, their mortgage is their biggest expense. Here are tips — for prospective borrowers as well as current homeowners — on ways to save money on a mortgage. Prospective Homeowners Comparison shop for your loan and don’t be afraid to try to negotiate the interest rate as… Learn More

Small Business Tips: A Checklist for Entrepreneurs 

Getting or keeping a business up and running can be rewarding, but it also can be risky and time-consuming. Here are some simple strategies that may help entrepreneurs and other small business owners get the most from their banking relationships and avoid frauds or scams. The Basics Prepare or… Learn More

If You Need to Borrow for Higher Education

College or graduate degrees can provide career options and higher income, but they also can be expensive. If you need to borrow for school, carefully consider your options, keep the loan amount as low as possible, and have a clear repayment plan. Here are strategies to keep in mind.… Learn More

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