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  • Navigating Newlywed Life Through A Financial Lens

    02/10/21

    This last year has been challenging, and even more so if you’re a newlywed. Despite the obstacles, your finances don’t have to be one of them. Marriage is about having an open line of communication, even the overwhelming parts like finances. Here

  • Alternative Ways to Save for Retirement

    01/28/21

    If you’re self-employed or work for a small business without a designated retirement plan, there are plenty of alternative ways to save for the future. We all know the importance of saving for retirement and developing a plan that benefits us down

  • How to Avoid Overspending on Holiday Gifts

    11/21/19

    These shopping tips will help the holidays feel more like a time of saving. It’s that time of the year where all too often, Americans find themselves with more financial worry than holiday cheer. According to a National Retail Federation’s 2019

  • How to Save for a Dream Vacation without Breaking the Bank

    01/17/19

    Get Ready to Go Anywhere on Any Budget Vacations are a great way to relax, but there’s nothing relaxing about coming home to a pile of debt. It’s easy to max out credit cards and tap into savings when you’re taking that long awaited dream vacation.

  • Five Discouraging Retirement Myths Busted

    12/21/18

    Here's some good news to get you excited about saving for retirement. Retirement planning can feel daunting. When you hear how many people aren’t prepared, or how much you may need, it can be discouraging. That discouragement keeps many people from

  • Enjoy Your Holidays Even More When You End the Year on Solid Financial Footing

    11/26/18

    Holidays are a time for family. A time for fun. And for many, a time to run up their credit cards. But putting a stop to holiday debt doesn’t mean putting a stop to the festivities. With a little care, staying within your budget can lead to the best

  • Why HSAs are becoming one of the most popular ways to save for medical expenses.

    11/01/18

    Health insurance can be hard to afford. Even with coverage, an unexpected illness or injury can be enough to change your financial fortunes. A Health Savings Account (HSA) is a special type of account designed to help with both of these issues. And

  • Five simple steps to help you save

    08/15/18

    Building wealth isn’t about what you make. It’s about what you keep. And saving money starts with good spending habits. These days it’s even harder to avoid unnecessary and impulse purchases. After all, you don’t need to leave your home or get off

  • Ways to go green that save green

    06/15/18

    When people hear “go green” thoughts often wander to solar panels, electric cars, and smart appliances. And while it’s true that all these items can help you save money in the long run, they can also be costly today. The good news is that if you

  • 7 ways the new tax bill could affect you

    02/19/18

    At Bank of Colorado, we’ve heard a lot of questions about the new tax policies enacted under the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). While there are many changes, most taxpayers won’t notice them all. So, to simplify things a bit we’ve grouped some