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This commentary was written and prepared by Waukesha State Bank. Content in this blog is for general information only and not intended to provide specific advice or recommendations for any individual. Please visit with one of our bankers to discuss your individual needs.

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Advice For Getting A Loan When
You Have No Credit History

June 2024

Whether you’re just starting out or haven’t had to make payments on anything yet, it can be difficult to get a loan without an established credit history. The good news is that you can secure a loan when your credit history is non-existent. The bad news, though, is that it will be more challenging. The following advice can help you navigate the complexities of getting a loan sans credit history.

Tips For Paying Off Your
Student Loans Faster

June 2024

Student loans can be a heavy financial burden. However, there are a few simple tips to help you chip away at your debt faster. Here’s a look at a few strategies to help you set yourself on a quicker path toward financial freedom.


June 2024

This biggest misconception about saving money is that it's something you do at the end of the month with whatever is left over after all of your expenses. Actually, it's better to save first, before you spend anything. This is often called the "pay yourself first" method.

How To Know If You've Been
Targeted By A Scam

May 2024

If you or a loved one were solicited through a computer pop-up, social media site, dating site, text, email, or phone call by someone you have never met, and answer “YES” to one of the following questions, you may have been targeted by a SCAM.

Essential Improvements To Make Before Listing Your House

May 2024

Are you thinking about selling your home? If so, you might want to put some improvements on your to-do list first. These upgrades and projects can help your home shine in the sea of listings and attract numerous buyers to check out your abode. The more interest you can generate, the better the selling process will be!

How To Make Safe And Secure Transactions At An ATM

May 2024

For many people, an automated teller machine is still their preferred method of depositing checks and cash as well as withdrawing money. If you plan to use an ATM — whether near your home or in another town you’re visiting — make sure to follow this advice so you lessen the chance of becoming an ATM crime victim.

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