Category Archives: Financial Planning

Read the DNB First blog posts on financial planning: discussions on annuity use, life insurance, college financing, and more!

4 Smart Home Equity Moves

by Vince Liuzzi Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer, DNB First If you’re a homeowner, your mailbox is probably piled high with offers to “get the cash you need fast” with a home equity line or loan. It’s easy … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Planning, Home Loans, Personal Finance

7 Easy Ways to Put Yourself in a Better Home Buying Position

by Vince Liuzzi Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer, DNB First Spring isn’t just the start of baseball season; it’s also the beginning of another big season – the spring home buying season. And just like baseball, the home … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Planning, Home Loans, Personal Finance

Go Beyond the Annuity Myths

by Vince Liuzzi Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer, DNB First   “They’re too complicated.” “They’re only for old people.” “The fees are outrageous.” “Any extra money you have goes to the insurance company when you pass away.” Annuities … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Planning, Retirement Planning

The Gift of Life Insurance

by Vince Liuzzi Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer, DNB First   Anyone who is a parent can tell you: parenting changes you in many ways. One of the most obvious is an intense desire to care for and … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Planning, Retirement Planning

A Lesson in College Financing

by Vince Liuzzi Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer DNB First   If you’re a parent, you already understand that raising kids is not cheap. You probably also know that with soaring tuition costs, providing your child with a … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Planning, Personal Finance