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Financial Planning Tips for Marrying Someone with Kids

Marrying someone with kids can be complicated; so can financial planning. Here are some tips discussing what each partner is bringing to the marriage financially. Money Issues when Marrying Someone with Children How will your finances change? Before getting married, it is important to sit down with your fiancé and discuss what assets, liabilities and…

How to Make the Best of Your Financial Resolutions

After the year we just experienced, it’s OK if you haven’t made any 2021 New Year’s resolutions yet. However, don’t throw away your financial goals just because the calendar doesn’t read Jan. 1. Wondering how to make the best of budgeting or saving resolutions? Here are a few ways that may help: Keep fitness and…

Beware of Fraudulent Callers Posing as SouthState Bank

How the Scam Works A customer receives a call from a fraudster claiming to be from the South State Bank’s “Fraud Department”. The fraudster “spoofs” the phone number to make it look like it is coming from South State Bank, N.A. Customer Care phone Number, 1-800-277-2175. The purpose for the call is to alert the…

Easy Ways to Check Your Balance

At some point during a busy day, everyone needs a secure, convenient way to check their bank account balance. Below are four easy methods that allow you to keep a close eye on your funds. Keep in mind that the balance you see might not reflect pending transactions or deposits that haven’t yet cleared. 1….