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Keeping (and Organizing!) Your Financial Records

January 22, 2020

An important part of "Financial Wellness" is keeping track of your financial records - tax returns,...read more

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Budgeting Vocabulary

January 17, 2020

If you're starting the budgeting process, it's helpful to know the language. Here are some terms to get you started:...read more

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New Year, New You - Same W-2 Tax Scams

January 16, 2020 | Multi-State Information Sharing & Analysis Center

Tax season is in full swing, which means criminals will go to great lengths to separate you from your money, your identity, or anything of value within their reach. They may offer seemingly...read more

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Setting Short & Long Term Financial Goals

January 4, 2020

One of the most important - and often easiest - steps in putting a budget together is setting goals. (Who doesn't want to picture themselves...read more

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2020 Financial Review - New Year, New You

January 1, 2020

An annual financial review is as important for your finances as a physical is for your health....read more

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10 Tips to Securely Configure Your New Devices

December 25, 2019 | Multi-State Information Sharing & Analysis Center

The holiday season is upon us, which means shopping for the latest gadget is in full swing. With the massive number of discounts available...read more

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Tis the Season for Saving!

December 6, 2019 | Jillian Stone, Caseworker, Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) and Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC) Candidate, FINRA Foundation Fellow

The holidays are quickly approaching, and with the glitter and glam can come stress, anxiety, and impulse. As Benjamin Franklin said, “Failing to plan is planning to fail.” Consider using some of these tips to keep from being overwhelmed, overworked, and overspent!...read more

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Gene Marsh Retirement

December 4, 2019 | Leah Driver

NEW CASTLE, IN, December 4, 2019: Citizens State Bank invites you to celebrate the retirement of Gene Marsh, Commercial Relationship Manager...read more

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The 5 Cs of Credit

December 3, 2019

While every bank has their own lending "formula," almost all use some form of The 5 C's of Credit as a basic guideline to evaluate a potential borrower. Business owners, or...read more

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8 Shopping Tips for the Holiday Season

November 21, 2019 | Multi-State Information Sharing & Analysis Center

It’s that time of year again, holiday shopping has begun! Everyone is looking for those unique gifts,...read more

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Are you ready to franchise your business?

November 12, 2019

According to the 2017 Economic Census, franchises exist in over 300 industries – from fast-food restaurants to less obvious industries like weight-loss clinics and warehousing. If you...read more

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Own IT - Secure IT - Protect IT

October 23, 2019 | Multi-State Information Sharing & Analysis Center

The 16th annual National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) is in full swing! Held every October, NCSAM has been a collaborative effort between government and industry...read more

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Prepare for Year-End

October 9, 2019

While it might seem a little early to be thinking about getting your finances ready for year-end, it’s actually the perfect time since there’s still time to take action without...read more

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Cybersecurity Tips for K-12 Kids, Family, and Friends

October 5, 2019 | Multi-State Information Sharing & Analysis Center

Every child should be taught how to be safe online. In the new digital world, there are technological wonders, which often introduce cyber threats...read more

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Recognizing Bad Financial Habits

October 1, 2019

Everyone has room for improvement when it comes to their financial habits. Many, if not most, of us live...read more