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Filling Out the FAFSA

August 9, 2019

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) isn’t necessarily a student loan, but an application for financial aid made up of scholarships and grants that the government awards to students based on their needs.

The Cost of College Life

July 26, 2019

One of the many mysteries of college, especially freshman year, is what being there is actually going to cost you. Sure, you know there’s tuition. If you’re living in a dorm, there’s room and board. Those bills arrive before you ever set foot on campus.

Charlie Shirk celebrates his 97th Birthday!

June 20, 2019

Charlie Shirk celebrates his 97th Birthday!

The Napoleon State Bank Announces Grand Opening of Lincoln Street Location

June 12, 2019

The Napoleon State Bank Announces Grand Opening of Lincoln Street Location!

Buying a House...THE COST OF A MORTGAGE

April 16, 2019

Since monthly payments spread the cost of a mortgage loan over an extended period, it’s easy to forget the total expense. For example, if you borrow $200,000 for 30 years at 6% interest, your total repayment will be around $431,680, more than two times the original loan.