Family Budget

Family Budget


Bribing Kids to Work Hard in School: Does It Work?

Bribing Kids to Work Hard in School: Does It Work?

Heidi Carmack Pfaffroth, Lewiston State Bank Christopher 11-year-old son Nathan was at the kitchen table working on a math worksheet — rounding numbers up and down. It was a fairly simple assignment for the sixth grader, but he was struggling to concentrate and buckle...

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Plan a Month of Meals that Your Family Will Eat

Plan a Month of Meals that Your Family Will Eat

Pam Molnar, contributing writer Fall gives moms a chance to hit the reset button. For me, it is the time of year that I tell myself that I will make time to plan out our dinners in advance, shop for everything at one time, and serve a healthy meal every night. That...

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Grilled Peach Sundae

Grilled Peach Sundae

This is one of my favorite, healthy, summertime desserts. By grilling the peach, you caramelize some of the natural sugars, making it extra yummy. Top that with a little Greek yogurt and honey, and you have an amazing dessert! It comes together in minutes with 7 grams...

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Spend More Time and Less Money with Your Family

Spend More Time and Less Money with Your Family

Kinsey Love, marketing manager, Lewiston State Bank I love spending time with my family. I definitely enjoy spending more time outside, but sometimes doing the same things every week gets a little dull. Here are some of the things I do when I’m looking for something...

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Scams to Watch For in 2018 

Scams to Watch For in 2018 

Dayia Shurtleff, marketing assistant, Lewiston State Bank Citizens of Utah lost more than $6 million last year from various forms of reported fraud, according to the Federal Trade Commission. Fraudulent transactions are on the rise, and scammers are getting more...

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How to Help Keep Your Financial New Year’s Resolution

How to Help Keep Your Financial New Year’s Resolution

Dayia Shurtleff, marketing assistant, Lewiston State Bank It’s yet again the beginning of a new year. Did you happen to keep those goals you were so eager to start last January? We all know how hard it is to keep New Year’s resolutions; in fact, a study by US News...

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Holiday Security: Preventing Identity Theft

Holiday Security: Preventing Identity Theft

Dayia Shurtleff, marketing assistant, Lewiston State Bank There is a new kind of Grinch out to steal Christmas, and it might not be who you would expect. According to a study by Javelin Strategy & Research, identity theft soared to an all-time high last year with...

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Financial Checkup

Financial Checkup

Dayia Surtleff, marketing assistant, Lewiston State Bank As we head into the cooler months of the year, schedules often fill up with back-to-school health checkups. The start of a new school year is always a good reminder to check on things such as our health and...

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Financial Tips for Traveling Aboard

Financial Tips for Traveling Aboard

Dayia Shurtleff, marketing, Lewiston State Bank Are you dreaming of going somewhere exotic this summer? Foreign travel is a great way to experience different cultures and truly “get away” from your hectic day-to-day routine. If you are planning to take a trip outside...

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Six Tips for a Better Budget

Six Tips for a Better Budget

Kinsey Love, marketing director, Lewiston State Bank With the New Year in full swing, it’s time to make the customary “budgeting goal.” You make this goal every year, and every year it’s busted by February. To help you stay on track, we have compiled a list of our...

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Become a Gifting Legend by Visiting Your Local Library

Become a Gifting Legend by Visiting Your Local Library

Adam Winger, director, North Logan City Library Has anyone ever really thought, “Christmas is coming up, I need to visit the library to find a perfect gift…?” I doubt it, and that’s why I am excited to share a few ideas that might just make you a “holiday rockstar”...

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How to Give Gifts without Overspending

How to Give Gifts without Overspending

Kinsey Love,  marketing manager, Lewiston State Bank The holidays are a special time to make your family and friends feel special with gifts you know they will love. The holidays can also be a time of stress. The amount of love you have for the people around you...

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Small Steps to Big Savings

Small Steps to Big Savings

by Kinsey Love, marketing manager, Lewiston State Bank   With the New Year, comes new resolutions. If you are like most people, at least one of them relates to your finances. They may look something like this: Stay within budget Pay off debt Spend less Save more It’s...

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Five Ways to Get More Money for Your House

Five Ways to Get More Money for Your House

by Isabel Jones, realtor, Dwell Realty Group Now is a great time to be selling a home. With housing prices at a recent high, it’s no wonder that about 5.3 million homes are expected to change hands in 2015, up about 30 percent from the bottom of the crash, according...

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Grocery Shop for the Season

Grocery Shop for the Season

by Shay Smith, contributing writer It’s spring! That means it is time for some of the best and most flavorful fruits and vegetables are back in season. Take advantage of the freshest produce and make the most of what local grocery stores have to offer. What does it...

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Dental Implant Misconceptions

Dental Implant Misconceptions

by Dave Gordon, DDS Logan Peak Dental Are you missing teeth that you would like to have back? Do you have dentures that don’t fit very well and don’t allow you to eat foods you like? It’s very possible that a dental implant may be the solution you are looking for....

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