What is a Health Savings Account

Health Savings Accounts Explained

What is a Health Savings Account or HSA? HSAs are tax-free investment accounts designed to help people pay for future medical costs, like deductibles and co-pays. It goes hand-in-hand with your health insurance coverage and functions like a checking account to pay for your health-related expenses.

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Dreaming of a getaway?

While the pandemic has redefined vacation, most of us can agree it has not diminished the desire and importance of “getting away.” Our quarantine social distance experiences have taught us some lessons and offer some new rules for the road.

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A basic guide to personal banking

Money management and financial literacy rely heavily on how well an individual understands personal banking. Regardless of where you are on your personal banking journey, this guide will give you basic tips on how to use the services of community banks. From how banks work to checking and saving accounts, we’ll cover almost everything you…
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Digital payments explained

You may have been using digital payment methods without even thinking about it, as they have become so common in our society. At its core, a digital payment is a transaction or financial transfer that takes place without the use of physical cash.

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ITM – A New Way to Bank

ATMs can only offer so much. When you need to talk to a banking professional, that’s where the ITM shines. Simply select the option to talk to a live Bank Midwest employee and, in seconds, one of our employee-owners will appear on-screen to help you with your banking needs.

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Is Life Insurance Right For You

Is life insurance right for you?

Don’t wait to start thinking about life insurance. The sooner you consider your options, the more choices you’ll have available to you. Bank Midwest Insurance can help you

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What To Avoid When Buying a Home

The average homebuying timeline will vary for everyone, but yours could potentially be delayed if you make a handful of certain financial moves. Learn what to avoid when buying a home.

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Remain alert and follow these tax scam tips

Tax season also means scam season.  Thousands of people have lost millions of dollars and personal data to tax-related scams. New variations of scams appear every year. Remain alert and follow these tax scam tips provided by the IRS.

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Don’t Trust Pop-ups

If you’re known to dabble in a little online browsing, odds are you’ve encountered a pop-up once or twice. There are times when you may think, “Wow, that’s a great deal!” and click on a pop-up. If you ever see a pop-up, put down the mouse. Why? That pop-up could be malicious or dangerous. There…
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