Author: Bill Hodgkiss
    Date: 05/22/2019

    ICB Economic Update - Spring 2019

    As a business bank, we know how important it is to keep current on economic conditions in your region and the state, but sometimes only national data is readily available. That’s why we bring you the ICB Economic...

    Topics: General Business

    Author: Lindsay Meyer
    Date: 05/08/2019

    7 Tips To Help You Prevent Cash Flow Crunch

    If you are a small business owner, you know managing day-to-day expenses can be tricky, especially when payments from clients are inconsistent. If you have experienced temporary cash flow problems here and there, you...

    Topics: Cash Management , General Business

    Author: Steve Van Remortel
    Date: 04/24/2019

    The ONE Secret to Talent Retention

    The #1 challenge I hear leaders talking about these days is having the quantity and the quality of talent to serve their customers and achieve the organization’s annual objectives and budget. You have to recruit and...

    Topics: Business Growth , General Business

    Benefits of Community Business Bank

    Author: Will Deppiesse
    Date: 04/10/2019

    8 Things Every Nonprofit Needs to Do to Keep Their Budget on Track

    The financial health of nonprofit organizations is incredibly important to our communities. Having served on several nonprofit boards over the years, it has become clear to me that good financial health is essential...

    Topics: Cash Management , General Business

    Author: Tim Schneider
    Date: 03/20/2019

    What Does it Mean to Be a Community Bank?

    This is a special time of year for Investors Community Bank. We celebrate our 22nd anniversary on March 17, and we’re heading into National Community Banking month in April. It’s a good time to stop and reflect on...

    Topics: General Business

    Author: Lindsay Meyer
    Date: 03/13/2019

    6 Tips to Amp Up Fraud Protection for Small Business

    If you run a small business or a nonprofit, you’ve poured your heart and soul into making it succeed. It may have taken years for you to start turning a profit, but now you’re in a place where your business is...

    Topics: Risk/Fraud , General Business

    Author: Mark Sterr
    Date: 02/13/2019

    What Makes a Good Banking Relationship?

    It’s almost Valentine’s Day, the time of year when we celebrate the relationships we have with the people in our lives. While we’re probably not at the top of your Valentine’s Day gift-giving list, did you ever stop...

    Topics: Financing , Business Growth , General Business

    Author: Bill Hodgkiss
    Date: 02/06/2019

    ICB Economic Update - Winter 2019

    As a business bank, we know how important it is to keep current on economic conditions in your region and the state, but sometimes only national data is readily available. That’s why we bring you the ICB Economic...

    Topics: General Business

    Benefits of Community Business Bank