Financial Education

There has been no shortage of things to spook investors recently: the U.S. budget deficit, continued high unemployment, the Greek debt crisis, the inability of Washington to resolve disagreements. High levels of volatility have given many investors the jitters.... Read More

Generation X is known to be independent, resourceful, ambitious and self-sufficient. But risk-averse? That's a new one. Yet several recent surveys indicate that members of Generation X – those born between the late 1960s and early 1980s – may not be taking... Read More

You've been hearing it for months now, it's a great time to buy a home! Interest rates are still historically low and there are plenty of homes on the market to choose from. If you're looking to make the leap from apartment dweller – or your parents' basement –... Read More

If you've been thinking about giving your home some updates – and many homeowners who are opting to stay in their current homes are – now may be a good time to move forward on home improvement projects. As the economy and consumer confidence improves, economists... Read More

Jennifer told herself that all basements occasionally have moisture. Bart ignored some loose shingles on his roof. Liz assumed the hoses on her washing machine were in good shape. In the end, all three homeowners were faced with expensive water damage that they... Read More

Our Difference is Simple

When it comes to your financial plan, we understand what you need now and more importantly, what you need tomorrow. We are here to help you get the most out of both. Whether just starting out or preparing to retire, we help you become financially prepared and fully informed. At Chaco, we bring you the same expertise and competitive services as other institutions, but with the compassion and genuine care that can only come from being member-owned and operated. From CDs and savings to mortgages and more, we work to keep things simple when it comes to your finances – so you can focus on your life. And that makes a difference.