Our vibrant communities in the Alleghany Highlands are home to many small businesses and mom-and-pop shops. Webb’s General Store, a historical cornerstone nestled in the heart of the Highlands, is one of those small businesses. Highlands Community Bank has been honored with the opportunity to help Webb’s General Store become rooted in the community. Now, Webb’s General Store is the place to go for almost all your needs.[Read more…] about Small Business Spotlight: Webb’s General Store
We get it. Switching banks can be a hassle for a number of reasons. Maybe you have direct deposit set up with your employer, or you’ve opted for automatic bill pay. Scanning through your account with a close eye to ensure you’ve taken care of any changes before making a switch can be taxing.
Switching banks may be more important now, as some of the big-name banks are closing their brick-and-mortar locations and moving to a remote status. Switching to a community bank could be in your best interest![Read more…] about 3 Reasons You May Want to Switch Banks
Based on current trends, we may experience a recession sometime in the near future. While it might be easier said than done, try not to worry about a recession. As your neighbors and local lenders, our team supports you no matter what. That includes providing financial advice to help you with saving during a recession.
We want to see our Alleghany Highlands community members live out their dreams regardless of obstacles, so we recommend taking a few steps to prepare. This blog will discuss the dos and don’ts for handling your finances during a recession.[Read more…] about Saving During a Recession: The Dos and Don’ts
Buying a home is a major milestone, and it can be an overwhelming process, especially when it comes to home loans. Our goal is to make the home-buying process easier for you. Understanding all your loan options is crucial when buying a house. In this blog, we’ll explain some typical home loan options, go over some basic things you should know before buying a house, and provide tips on budgeting for your first home.[Read more…] about First-Time Homebuyers: Home Loans 101
Missy Shifflett is Branch Manager and Loan Officer at Highlands Community Bank Hot Springs Branch. As a valued member of our team, Missy brings years of experience, expertise and support, and a deep understanding of her community and those that inhabit it.[Read more…] about Employee Spotlight: Missy Shifflett, Branch Manager & Loan Officer
Getting a new or used vehicle can be exciting! But financing your new set of wheels through an auto loan can be intimidating. It’s crucial to look for loans that fit your budget and lifestyle. There are so many auto loan options and numerous factors to consider, many folks don’t know where to begin. But don’t worry, Highlands Community Bank has your back![Read more…] about Finding an Auto Loan That Fits You