March | 2015

Remember when you were a kid, scrounging between the cushions of your parents’ sofa for loose change? If you were lucky, you’d come away with a piggy bank deposit or enough coins to bankroll a trip down the candy aisle.

At First Tennessee, we believe that getting cash back1 from purchases should be simple.

Recycled materials are finding their way into today’s homes and providing some unusual inspiration for homeowners.

When it comes to earning extra money, the opportunities may be closer than you think.

It’s a question all car shoppers face when it’s time to get behind the wheel of something new—should you buy or lease?

Are you concerned about online privacy? Discover some strategies to help protect yours.

Equally effective and often less expensive, generic brands may help you meet your needs without breaking the bank. 

September | 2014


While children head back to school to face the rigors of the classroom, parents head to the kitchen, where they face their own challenge—coming up with a variety of nutritious, cost-effective lunchtime options for school-age kids.


If you freelance or work part-time, saving for retirement may be a challenge—but it’s not impossible. With a little planning, freelancers can begin building the foundation for a bright, stable financial future.


Selling old electronics can be a great way to get rid of clutter and earn a few dollars toward the purchase of a replacement smartphone, tablet or laptop. If you’re getting ready to hand off your old device, take some extra time to help ensure your personal information isn’t a part of the transaction.