Friday, June 23rd 2017

The Graduates Survival Guide for Financial Independence

3…2…1… The caps are in the air and they’ve finally did it! Family and friends are congratulating your graduate left and right and they are excited to move onto the next milestone in their life, either to college or the real world. With another turning point in anyone’s life comes more responsibility. ...

Thursday, June 15th 2017

The Dad's Handbook on Teaching Kids Good Financial Habits

“But Daddy…can’t you just buy it for me?” Sound familiar? Being a Dad is a title that encompasses many roles.  As a father, you are a teacher, a counselor, cheerleader, best friend and more.  Oftentimes, you are the first in line for teaching healthy financial habits.    It is important to talk...

Wednesday, June 7th 2017

Business Banking

When your business is growing, a bank that puts community first may be your best friend. When it comes time to start a new business or expand an existing business most of the time entrepreneurs turn to a bank for a loan to make things happen.  There was a time when...

Tuesday, May 23rd 2017

The Home Stretch: Our Guide to Closing Costs

Are you are dreaming and shopping …for the purchase of your new home?  You probably can’t wait for your closing date to come so you can get your keys and move in. You’ve got it all planned out, right? Did you plan for closing costs?                                        One thing that many new...

Friday, May 12th 2017

Buying a new home? Here is a list of documents you will need to get a loan.

You’ve dreamed, saved and planned.  Now you’re ready to get serious about the process of obtaining a mortgage for a new home. You’re next step is to head to the bank to start the pre-qualification process.  Well in case it’s been a while since you’ve gone through this process or if...

Tuesday, April 25th 2017

Proposed Reorganization

Proposed Reorganization – Each Member Vote is Very Important!   On May 16th, 2017 Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan Association will be holding a special meeting for all members.  The purpose of the meeting is for members to consider and approve a proposed Reorganization of Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan...

Thursday, April 13th 2017

Destination Home: Tips for Buying Your First Home

Destination Home Tips for Buying Your First House Your first house will be more than just a place to live.  Although the house might be empty when you move in, it will soon be filled with the sounds of laughter as you make memories.  This is your destination…Home.     We understand buying your...

Monday, April 3rd 2017

Types of Small Business Loans

So you have the idea, the model, and the partners to back it up.  You are ready to start that business up.  Small businesses are the backbone of our community. With our long-lasting goal of putting community first, we want to help your business succeed.  Whether your life as a business...

Monday, March 27th 2017

Community First - WVFSL's top 3 reasons why it is important to build a relationship with your bank.

Wallkill Valley Federal Savings & Loan is a bank that believes in putting Community First.  One of the ways we do this is that we build relationships with our customers.  We spend the time getting to know you.  We find out about your goals and then work to help you...

Thursday, March 16th 2017

Putting the Personal Back in the Personal Loan Process

When you think about the process of taking out a loan, the word that often comes to mind is stressful.  However, at Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan we’re different than other banks.  Our loan application process is different because we feel it is important to get to know you...