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NBSB Helps Parents Teach Kids About Financial Health

NBSB would like to discuss the importance of teaching children to save as well as having a full set of financial literacy skills. With this knowledge taught at a young age, by the time your child is getting ready to start working and receiving a paycheck, these smart money habits will be second nature, Now is the perfect time to […]

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The Actual Cost of Fast Food

We live in a time of instant gratification. Time is money, and after all, you can typically choose only to save one. Learning the actual cost of the food we consume may determine much more about the fast, easy and healthy options available and be a startling wake-up call that we may be making the wrong decisions about our time, […]

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The Dark Side of Blue Light

With the recent uptick with many folks working and schooling from home, we spend more time on our devices now more than ever! Did you know that around 50% of adults are not aware of the harmful and long-lasting effects of blue light exposure? Of course, not ALL blue light is bad. Blue wavelengths can be beneficial during daylight hours […]

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Fun Facts to celebrate National Left Handers Day!

International Left Handers Day is an international day observed annually on August 13 to celebrate the uniqueness and differences of left-handed individuals.   Left-handers are often denoted as Southpaws”, a word that is affiliated to baseball game to point left-handed pitchers. Approximately 85 to 95 percent of people are right-handed. Writing does not determine the handedness since most of the left-handers use their right hand to write and […]

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Advance Child Tax Credit Payments for 2021

  According to the IRS website, it was announced that the IRS will be paying half of the total Child Tax Credit Amount in the form of advance monthly payments. These payments are scheduled to start July 15th, 2021. You can claim the reminder of your Child Tax Credit on your 2021 Income Tax return. However, these changes will apply […]

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NBSB Shares Recipe to Celebrate National Ice Cream Day!

National Ice Cream Day is July 18th! As the saying goes, “WE ALL SCREAM FOR ICE CREAM!” A frozen treat that has been a tradition for celebrations and hot summer days for decades! Although we all love our big brands like Ben & Jerrys and Friendly’s, this National Ice Cream Day consider celebrating with a local treat. Countless local dairy […]

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NBSB Celebrates World Emoji Day

We have certainly grown from the days of black and white phone screens on our flip phones. Today we have many methods of communication as well as tools for communication. From Emojis, to GIFs and memes, there are endless ways to express ourselves without using words at all. Today we recognize the evolution of what we call emojis today and […]

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NBSB Helps you make coupons work for you!

Coupons can be an incredible thing. Often, they are overlooked or disregarded due to the myth that they are a hassle or hard to use. Follow the simple tips in this guide to start making those coupons work for you and save money on items you may already buy!  Plan your trip to the store beforehand. Try making your shopping list […]

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Summer Pet Safety Tips

Follow these easy tips to keep your pet safe during your summer outings!   Sit. Stay. Pant: Never leave your pet in a parked car. Even a quick trip into the store for milk and eggs can be fatal to your pet. Since cars are metal and filled with windows the heat naturally creates a greenhouse effect, where it becomes […]

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