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How We Became Lake Ridge Bank

We knew right from the start that one of the most important decisions we would need to make was what to name our new bank.

It is important to understand the basics of a credit score. From there, you can set yourself up for success and, hopefully, save money over time.

Cybercriminals count on us to be distracted and let our guard down. If we do, they can trick us into handing over our personal or financial information.

Now is the perfect time to review and clean up your personal finances, to ensure that your spring is filled more with sunshine than rain clouds.

Looking for stronger ways to protect your credit? Thanks to a new federal law, soon you can get free credit freezes and year-long fraud alerts.

Benefits of paying with your phone include: It’s safer, and it’s private. There are several payment apps available including Android Pay and Samsung Pay.

Digital wallets are becoming more commonly used. Learn more about the technology and the benefits of utilizing one.

Don't let credit card fraud ruin your holidays. Here are 9 tips on how to avoid it, including best practices for privacy and securing your devices.

Thieves need only a minute, sometimes a second to steal your card data. Here are 4 of the most common ways they do.

If you're looking to buy a home, you'll know how important your credit score is. Learn how you can maximize it to get a better rate on your loan.

As sneaky as thieves can be in stealing card information, consumers can do a lot to protect themselves by simply exercising a little common sense.

Traveling is fun. But it can also be dangerous. Fortunately, there are several steps you can take to prevent identity theft from ruining your vacation.

Opening a store credit card in someone’s name without their permission is fraud. Here's how you can prevent fraud at the cash register.

Choosing the right credit card can be a big step in managing your finances.