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Exploitation by Caregivers and In-Home Helpers

April 26, 2019 | Money Smart for Older Adults/FDIC.gov

Unfortunately elder financial exploitation is often perpetrated by family members and other caregivers, and often...read more

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Retirement Options for Business Owners

April 25, 2019

Small business owners are far less likely to have concrete retirement plans than those who are company employees...read more

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Elder Financial Exploitation

April 19, 2019 | Money Smart for Older Adults/FDIC.gov

The Older Americans Act defines elder financial exploitation quite broadly, as “the fraudulent or otherwise illegal, unauthorized, or improper act or process of an individual, including a caregiver or...read more

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Share Your Information with Care

April 12, 2019

It’s easy to find any information you need in today’s connected world. Have you ever Googled yourself? A search...read more

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What Sets Community Banks Apart

April 8, 2019 | Independent Community Bankers of America

What are the primary differences between a community bank and a "big bank?" This article from the ICBA highlights a few of the differences....read more

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How do you retire when you're the owner?

April 6, 2019

Preparing financially for retirement is complicated for everyone, but for small business owners (SBOs) the process often poses...read more

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Teach Children to Save

April 1, 2019

Teach Children to Save (TCTS) is presented by the American Bankers Association Community Engagement Foundation...read more

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Should you brand your company vehicle?

March 29, 2019

Your business vehicle - should you add branding signage to promote your company? You likely need...read more

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Home Buying Journal

March 21, 2019 | Leah Driver

As someone who writes blog articles and works for a bank, I thought I’d share my home buying experience. So, here goes…...read more

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How to Spot and Avoid Common Scams

March 11, 2019

Have you ever gotten an email from someone claiming to be royalty? In their email they tell you that they will inherit millions of dollars, but need your...read more

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Tom Dooley Hired as Commercial Relationship Manager

March 8, 2019

Citizens State Bank is pleased to announce Tom Dooley has joined our team as a Vice President,...read more

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Business Insurance Coverage Information

March 3, 2019

As a business owner, you know risk is unavoidable. While not all risk can be mitigated, insurance is...read more

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Indiana Community Banking

March 1, 2019

Learn how banks impact Indiana's economy...read more

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Credit Card "Rules" for Success

February 28, 2019

There are many advantages to using a credit card. Here are a few things you should keep in mind to maximize the benefits....read more

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Savings - How Do You Compare?

February 11, 2019

We often hear that saving money is a challenge. A recent survey shows that nearly 50%...read more