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

    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

    Author: Lindsay Meyer
    Date: 08/05/2020

    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 your organization succeed. It may have taken years to start turning a profit, but now you’re in a place where your business is...

    Topics: Risk/Fraud , General Business , Nonprofit

    Benefits of Community Business Bank

    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

    Local Businesses Pivot to Find Success During COVID-19

    During the COVID-19 pandemic, social distancing was necessary for the health and safety of our communities. However, this left local businesses, and especially small businesses, scrambling to figure out how they were...

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

    Author: Tim Schneider
    Date: 06/10/2020

    What Makes a Community Bank?

    It was back on March 17, 1997, when we opened our doors in Manitowoc, WI. A group of banking entrepreneurs had seen that the business of banking was changing, so we took a chance and started a bank built on the...

    Topics: Business Growth , General Business , Nonprofit

    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: 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