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Social Security 101

Social Security 101

As a program to help everyone save for retirement, Social Security ought to be simple, but it is surprisingly complicated in the number of choices it provides. The appropriate actions for maximizing benefits are by no means obvious, and can become even more complex...

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How To Perform A Transaction Search

How To Perform A Transaction Search

There are moments when you may need to locate past transactions within your Arvest account. The Arvest Go mobile app and Arvest Online Banking with BlueIQ™ allow you to search for these transactions in a few clicks. To get started with Arvest Go, log into your...

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From Credit Hours to Credit Scores

From Credit Hours to Credit Scores

One of the most important things that young adults can do to set themselves up for financial success in the future is to build a strong and healthy credit score. Why is it important to start building credit? It determines what rates you can get on a mortgage, car...

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How to Be a Savvy Home Shopper

How to Be a Savvy Home Shopper

The home search can be the most fun part of buying a new home — but it can also be pretty challenging. Make it easier on yourself by keeping these tips in mind. Find a Great Real Estate Agent Your agent is a valuable partner in the home shopping process. You not only...

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Fund Your Free Time

Fund Your Free Time

College is a time full of growth, opportunity, fun, and, more importantly, new responsibilities. For many young adults, it’s the beginning a journey towards financial independence. Besides paying for tuition and books, you must also consider the costs of living on...

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It’s Not Love, It’s A Scam

It’s Not Love, It’s A Scam

Online dating is on the rise and scammers are finding new ways to trick those who are looking for love. These con artists are usually looking for someone to send them money after establishing a relationship on a dating site, app, or chat room. If you’re looking for...

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Your Retirement Game Plan

Your Retirement Game Plan

Although we look forward to retirement throughout our careers, entering it is an unfamiliar experience, one that will be especially challenging for anyone not fully prepared for it. Our primary focus when deciding if we’re ready to retire is typically financial...

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What Does It Cost to Buy a Home?

What Does It Cost to Buy a Home?

Getting pre-qualified for a mortgage is an essential first step in your homebuying process. Your pre-qualification enables you to make more informed decisions as you search for a home and gives you added credibility when you make an offer. But before you rush to view...

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How To Use Arvest BillPay

How To Use Arvest BillPay

Arvest BillPay lets you pay your bills and schedule payments online through Arvest Online Banking with BlueIQ™ or Arvest Go. You can schedule payments to anyone in the United States who you would normally pay by check or automatic debit, even if you do not receive a...

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