Community Banking: Why It’s a Wonderful Life

As the seasons begin to change, and the holidays approach, our team at Timberwood Bank would like to share all the wonderful reasons we are grateful to be a community bank. Just like Mr. George Bailey, in the classic tale, It’s a Wonderful Life, we have found countless people and experiences that make our bank

Read the full article »

4 Ways New Homeowners Can Save on Their Taxes

Becoming a homeowner is an exciting and trying time in your life. Once all the papers are signed, and the keys turned over, it all seems worth it. That is until a pipe bursts, lightning knocks out a tree, or your dog decides to burst through the screen door. Not all hope is lost however.

Read the full article »

Low-Cost New Business Ideas

Creating a new business is an exciting journey filled with a constant flow of ups and downs. When deciding which industry to invest your time and money, consider these cost-effective options, courtesy of Timberwood Bank: Virtual Assistant: Needing a basic set-up of only a desk, computer, and phone, this affordable opportunity allows you to work

Read the full article »

Budget Friendly Game Time Snacks

Every weekend feels like a holiday in the fall! With countless college and professional football games, ‘tis the season for tailgating! Whether you’re creating the dream set-up or a simple pre-game snack, there are three things you need for a top notch tailgate! A Competitive Team Rivalry: Nothing makes a game better than passionate fans

Read the full article »

The 10 Most Affordable Winter Destinations

The snowbirds seem have the right idea! Just as winter becomes too chilly and snow-filled, they flee to warmer weather! It just so happens that this is the ideal time to visit a variety of areas, while their prices remain low during their slower season. See how you can capture the best deals on your

Read the full article »

10 Tips for a Great Holiday Party

No matter which holiday you are prepping for, there are some essential party essentials you should always plan for! Throughout this holiday season, try these top 10 planning tips, courtesy of Timberwood Bank: Pick the best date. Saturday’s are always the prime time for holiday parties. Be sure to book venues ahead of time to ensure

Read the full article »

Autumn Recipes Your Whole Family will Enjoy

The time for warm sweaters, cozy fires, and hearty food is finally here! With countless outdoor activities, your family is sure to work up an appetite! Discover these delectable and seasonal plates for any palette, courtesy of Timberwood Bank. Chili: This is a filling and tasty meal that can be served a variety of ways!

Read the full article »

True or False: Catch Me if You Can

Starting in 1963, Frank Abagnale began his criminal career. Made famous from the film, Catch Me if You Can, this mastermind of forgery made a name for himself at a young age by impersonating pilots, lawyers, and doctors. Throughout these impersonations, Frank found new and inventive ways to defraud the United States and at least

Read the full article »

The Real Cost of a Fixer Upper

Throughout your real estate search, you’ve probably asked yourself the infamous question, “What would Chip and Joanna do?” With HGTV’s Fixer Upper series gaining popularity, more and more families are looking to buy inexpensive fixer uppers to fulfill their home buying dreams. Filled with projects, setbacks, and endless design potentials, these diamonds in the rough

Read the full article »