Dollars & Sense Blog

Want more detailed information on loans, renting vs. buying, credit scores, or finances? Check out Heartland Bank's blog!

Teacher Gifts for Any Budget

Show appreciation for the teachers in your life with a gift they’ll really love. Check out this list of gift ideas that work with any budget.

Everyone Needs a Will

As important as estate planning is, that has long been a hard sell for most Americans. A 2017 survey by Caring.com revealed that only 42% of U.S. adults had a will or a living trust in place.

How to Avoid Romance Scams

People looking for romance are hoping to be swept off their feet, not caught up in a scam. Stay safe with a few helpful tips.

Strategies to Reduce Debt

Paying down debt is possible when you know what you owe and what you can do to repay it. Develop a debt reduction strategy that works with your finances.

Credit Score Facts

Given much thought to your credit score? If you're buying a home this spring, you should! Check out these useful credit score facts.