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Berkshire Bank Partners with GreenPath Financial Wellness to Provide Financial Counseling and Resources

  • September 10, 2018
  • By: Greenpath Financial Wellness
  • Category: News Releases

Pittsfield, MA – September 6, 2018 – Berkshire Bank is excited to announce a partnership with GreenPath Financial Wellness to offer its employees, customers and communities with practical resources and tools to improve their financial well-being. The goal of the new partnership is to enhance Berkshire’s ongoing commitment...

What Happens If You Don’t Use Your Credit Card – U.S. News & World Report

  • September 4, 2018
  • By: Greenpath Financial Wellness
  • Category: Media Coverage

Featuring Chris Dlugozima, Education Specialist If you have a wallet full of plastic tempting you to spend, you might want to stuff a few of those credit cards into a drawer and stop using them for a while.If you don't use your credit card it will be easier to stay out of debt. But leaving a credit card unused for...

College Grads May Need Multiple Jobs to Pay off Student Loans – CardRates.com

  • August 30, 2018
  • By: Greenpath Financial Wellness
  • Category: Media Coverage

Featuring Chelsee Spencer, Financial Wellness Expert More and more college grads are starting to understand that adult life is far different than their college years. Finding a job can be tough at times, and those new grown-up paychecks don’t look as great when the first student loan bill comes in the mail.Discover...

How to Buy a Car After Bankruptcy

  • August 28, 2018
  • By: Greenpath Financial Wellness
  • Category: Media Coverage

Featuring Sarah Teets, Senior Client Advocate Bankruptcy gives some time and breathing room to pay off debts, or it may expunge those debts altogether. But bankruptcy is not a financial Get out of Jail Free card. It has consequences, and one consequence is that it will make it more difficult—and more expensive—to get...

What Happens When You Stop Paying Your Student Loans – U.S. News & World Report

Featuring Chelsee Spencer, Financial Wellness Expert In a perfect world, you'd have no student loan debt. And, if you did, you wouldn't have taken on more debt than you could handle. Or you wouldn't be facing financial setbacks that are making repayment of those loans a daunting task. If you've ever wondered what happens...

9 things to know about your credit score and how it’s calculated – USA Today

Featuring Kristen Holt, CEO   More and more Americans are checking their credit and understand how the scoring system works.The percentage of consumers who have obtained at least one credit score over the past four years has risen to 57 percent in 2018, up from 49 percent four years ago, according to a survey released...

Practicing Healthy Habits Can Help Spark Your Financial Independence

Making the transformation from being a carefree young person to a financially healthy adult can seem overwhelming and scary.  Most young adults starting out can attest to the challenges of managing an entry-level salary while still striving for the financial stability. But there are ways to create a path to financial independence...

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