Current Information on United States SBA Loan Programs

    There is a lot of confusion with small businesses right now as to where to turn, and what are the rules for some of the new US Small Business Administration (SBA) programs that have been rolled out. Below is a...

    Topics: Financing , General Business , Government Loan Programs/Financing Options

    COVID-19 Resources for Businesses

    At Investors Community Bank, we are here to help you navigate through these unprecedented challenges by keeping you updated on resources available to you and your business on the local, state and national levels....

    Topics: Risk/Fraud , Cash Management , General Business , Government Loan Programs/Financing Options

    COVID: How We Are Helping Our Customers

    Investors Community Bank is here to help your business

    As the coronavirus continues to impact our lives and communities, we want you to know that Investors Community Bank is prepared and here for you during these...

    Topics: Cash Management , General Business , Government Loan Programs/Financing Options

    Benefits of Community Business Bank

    Author: Tom Detienne
    Date: 03/18/2020

    How to Obtain the Right Business Loan: Tips for Keeping More Cash in Your Company

    When looking for a loan for your business – whether to finance an expansion, acquire equipment, support seasonal revenue fluctuations, or any one of a number of other needs – it’s important to remember that not all...

    Topics: Financing , Business Growth

    Author: Michael Hostak
    Date: 03/12/2020

    Improving Your Business’ Cybersecurity

    It seems as though every day, there’s another story in the news about a data security breach. As a small business owner with a lot on your mind (and calendar,) you can’t afford to lose time or profits due to internet...

    Topics: Risk/Fraud

    A Look at ICB Electronic Banking Services for Business

    Now that we're into our third decade of the millennium, the vast majority of banks offer online banking, and many also offer a mobile banking app. But did you know that the benefits of electronic banking go beyond...

    Topics: Risk/Fraud , Business Growth , Cash Management , General Business , Nonprofit

    Author: Dave Diedrich
    Date: 02/26/2020

    The 5 Cs of Credit Analysis: How Banks Evaluate Potential Borrowers

    Entrepreneurs have a general understanding that adequate cash flow is one of the primary elements of small business success. As a result, one of the most common questions our bankers get asked is, “What criteria do...

    Topics: Financing , General Business

    Author: Anne Denissen
    Date: 02/19/2020

    Fraud Prevention Tools to Protect Your Business Accounts and Give You Peace of Mind

    Years ago, criminals who wanted to get money out of a business were pretty much limited to grabbing cash from the register and running out the door. But what about loss due to check fraud? With today's rapidly...

    Topics: Risk/Fraud , Cash Management , General Business , Nonprofit

    Benefits of Community Business Bank