By Lakeland Bank
As an increasing number of consumers shop online this holiday season, there is a greater need than ever to protect against costly phishing and cyber scams, according to the National Cyber Security and Communications Integration Center (NCSCIC). Lakeland Bank is sharing tips offered by this organization to help its customers prevent unwanted consequences of phishing and cyber scams.
Phishing is an attempt to acquire usernames, passwords, credit card or other information from unknowing online consumers, and can lead to ...
By Robert Vandenbergh
North Jersey residents hoping to spend less this holiday season can shop locally and engage in community activities. In turn, shoppers will be supporting small businesses and helping to strengthen the local economy. Here are some of our favorite affordable ways to celebrate the holidays close to home at retailers, restaurants and community centers.
Shop locally. Visit your local merchants to find distinctive gifts and services for the people on your holiday list. Mention that you’re a local neig ...
By David Yanagisawa
Are you considering taking advantage of low interest rates to refinance your home and reduce your monthly mortgage payment? If so, it’s as important to find the right lender as it is to choose the right loan. Finding the right combination could save you thousands of dollars.
Some simple research is all that’s needed to choose a lender that best fits your unique situation. Here’s how to get started:
1. Determine which type of mortgage you prefer ...