Switch Your Account to Bath State Bank

Quick Financial Tips for Success

Here are a few quick Financial Tips to help you:

  1. Project your budget at least 4 to 6 months minimum; Suggested projection period being one to two years or more
  2. Keep at least 2 to 3 months-worth of debt payments in your savings account at all times
  3. Pay ahead on a loan whenever possible
  4. Keep an extra $500 in your checkbook as cushion
  5. Routinely check your bills/statements  for accuracy
  6. Put away at least 3 to 5% of your salary monthly into retirement like a 401k or IRA (or more if your employer matches)
  7. Research IRA's and contribute as much as possible if you don't currently have a retirement plan