Top 5 ICB Business Blog Articles of 2020

    The year-end typically brings a lot of countdowns…top songs of the year, top news stories of the year, top streaming shows of the year, and of course, the countdown to midnight on New Years Eve. At the end of each...

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

    Author: Anne Denissen
    Date: 11/24/2020

    Cash Flow is King - How to Maximize Your Business’s Cash Flow

    We often hear “cash is king.” But what’s even more true is cash FLOW is king, as it’s a more accurate measurement of a business’s viability. It’s proof positive that your business is running smoothly.

    When a business...

    Topics: Business Growth , Cash Management , General Business , Nonprofit

    Author: Lindsay Meyer
    Date: 10/15/2020

    Prevent Cash Flow Crunch with these 6 Tips

    If you own a small business or manage a nonprofit, you know managing day-to-day expenses can be tricky, especially when payments or donations are inconsistent. If you have experienced temporary cash flow problems...

    Topics: Cash Management , General Business , Nonprofit

    Benefits of Community Business Bank

    Author: Anne Denissen
    Date: 10/07/2020

    Businesses Beware: 3 Fraud Horror Stories that Could Happen to You!

    As we approach the Halloween season, we thought it would be appropriate to share some horror stories of business fraud that we have witnessed through the years. Check fraud is one of the most common scams out there,...

    Topics: Risk/Fraud , Cash Management , General Business

    Author: Bryan Orth
    Date: 09/09/2020

    Switching to a Community-Based Business Bank CAN Be Easy

     

    Tom Chermak, President of CHER-MAKE Sausage Company in Manitowoc, is a third-generation sausage maker. His grandfather, Emil Chermak, started the business 90 years ago to share his great old-world sausage recipes...

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

    What are the Benefits of Working with a Community-Based Business Bank?

    Whether you’re getting ready to launch your own small business or are a second-generation owner of an established family business, finding the right bank can be key to reaching your goals. With many options...

    Topics: Financing , Business Growth , Cash Management , General Business

    Author: Matt Lemke
    Date: 07/15/2020

    The Benefits of Digital Banking

    It’s no secret that banking at traditional brick-and-mortar branches is no longer the first choice for many banking customers, especially since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

    Topics: Cash Management , General Business , Nonprofit

    Author: Dave Coggins
    Date: 06/19/2020

    Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA)

    Debt Forgiveness Application Process Update Version 2.0

    Recently we provided an extensive update on the debt forgiveness phase of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) based primarily on changes brought about by the...

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

    Benefits of Community Business Bank