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Holiday spending snapshot

Have you started your holiday shopping yet? Setting a budget for how much you want to spend can help you avoid financial headaches after the holidays. Most people plan a budget for holiday shopping, but how many stick to their budget? Source: NerdWallet’s 2017 Consumer Holiday Shopping Report   Boost (more…)

Fast Facts about Digital Currency

Do you know what bitcoin is? Bitcoin is a type of digital currency that can be used to make virtual payments anywhere in the world. Bitcoin is maintained by a decentralized network of computers that track all bitcoin transactions, unlike traditional payment networks that are run by a credit card (more…)

529 Plans: Not Just for Higher Education Anymore

If you’re looking for a way to invest for your child’s or grandchild’s education, you may want to take a closer look at investing in a 529 savings plan. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act modified the Internal Revenue Code, expanding the use of 529 plans from being used only (more…)

How Much Debt Is Normal At My Age?

Are you feeling overwhelmed by student loans or credit card debt? If so, you’re not alone. Consumers of all ages are carrying debt and it’s hampering people’s ability to reach certain financial goals such as buying a home and saving for retirement. Whether you’re just starting out in the workforce (more…)

Hurricane Supply Checklist

It’s that time again! Are you ready? (more…)

Avoid Major Headaches When Naming Minors as Beneficiaries

Naming children as beneficiaries or contingent beneficiaries of an insurance policy, retirement account or payable-on-death account seems a natural way to provide for those you love. But special care must be taken to ensure that, should the children inherit as minors, the money provides for them in the way you (more…)

Seaside Security: May 2017

PROTECTING YOUR FINANCIAL SECURITY ON-THE-GO HOLIDAY INN PARENT CONFIRMS DATA BREACH AT NEARLY 1,200 HOTELS InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has confirmed that front desk payment terminals in at least 1,181 hotel locations nationwide were breached last fall. Malware that successfully stole payment card data was detected between Sept. 29, 2016, (more…)

Thank you for choosing Seaside National Bank & Trust

During this season, many people spend time thinking about what they’re thankful for and we are no different. We’re thankful for you! You and our other clients are the reason we strive to provide unparalleled financial advice and unbeatable service. We are grateful for the opportunity to serve you. Thanksgiving (more…)