Author: Tiffany Binish
    Date: 12/04/2019

    Steps to Avoid Account Fraud

    Discovering that their bank account has been compromised is an unfortunate reality faced by small business owners every day. Hackers and fraudsters today have become fearless in their attempts to access account...

    Topics: Risk/Fraud , General Business , Nonprofit

    Author: Jeff Ebel
    Date: 11/20/2019

    Should I Become an Angel Investor?

    Investopedia defines an angel investor as “a high net worth individual who provides financial backing for small startups or entrepreneurs, typically in exchange for ownership equity in the company. Often, angel...

    Topics: Financing , Business Growth , General Business

    Is Your Data Secure? Try our ICB Fraud Risk Assessment Tool

    Did you know that 60% of small companies go out of business within six months of a cyberattack? (U.S. National Cyber Security Alliance) Or that the average small business spends $690,000 recovering from an attack?...

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

    Benefits of Community Business Bank

    Author: Bill Hodgkiss
    Date: 11/06/2019

    ICB Economic Update - Fall 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

    The Top 4 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: Mark Maurer
    Date: 10/16/2019

    What to Consider When a Young Business Grows Quickly

    Somewhere in the corner of a brewery in Sheboygan sits a very dusty case of beer… a case of beer that served as the seed that would blossom into 3 Sheeps Brewing Company. The story actually starts in 1926, when 3...

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

    Author: Will Deppiesse
    Date: 10/02/2019

    How to Build an Effective Nonprofit Board

    Serving on the board of a nonprofit can be a fulfilling experience, especially if the organization supports a cause dear to you. It’s a rewarding experience to serve on an efficient board when you know you’re making...

    Topics: General Business , Nonprofit

    Author: Deanna Genske
    Date: 09/25/2019

    The Untapped Workforce of Individuals with Disabilities

    Many people do not understand or stop to think much about the term disability. Disability is a natural part of the human experience, something that will affect the vast majority of us directly or indirectly at some...

    Topics: Business Growth , General Business , Nonprofit

    Benefits of Community Business Bank