Missouri bank demonstrates how banks can be gathering spaces

Missouri bank demonstrates how banks can be gathering spaces

/ Chronicles
Looking at Belgrade State Bank’s Potosi, Mo., branch from the outside, you can likely guess right away the building was once a church. The converted branch still has a traditional steeple, arch-shaped entryways and original stained glass windows preserved from what used to be the Potosi Methodist Episcopal South Church.  ...
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Don’t let perfection be a roadblock to progress

Don’t let perfection be a roadblock to progress

/ Leadership
A fourth-generation community banker recently shared a piece of advice she got from her father. There are times and situations, ...
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Will the SAFE Banking Act break through the new Congress?

Will the SAFE Banking Act break through the new Congress?

/ Chronicles
The Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act was reintroduced in the U.S. Senate following previous introduction by the House of ...
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Expected tax law changes will impact banks

Expected tax law changes will impact banks

/ Legislation
Banks may get pulled into an effort to collect more of the taxes the federal government says it is owed ...
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Chronicles

Savings initiative encourages Wisconsin financial literacy

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Wisconsin state, business and financial leaders launched a state-wide effort to encourage its residents to establish emergency funds ...
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NBA announces leadership changes

/ Chronicles
At its annual meeting, the Nebraska Bankers Association announced its 2021-2022 chair, chair-elect and board members ...
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FNBO adds branches in Kansas metro

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First National Bank of Omaha, Neb., is celebrating the opening of its newest branch in Overland Park, Kan., on May ...
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Iowa bank opens renovated lobby

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Farmers Trust and Savings Bank, Spencer, Iowa, reopened its main lobby after months of renovation ...
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Falcon National acquires Eagle Community

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Foley, Minn.-based Falcon National Bank finalized its acquisition of Eagle Community Bank, Maple Grove, Minn., at the end of last ...
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FNBT opens Janesville LPO

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First National Bank & Trust in Beloit, Wis., is opening an LPO in Janesville, Wis., its second location in the ...
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People

Nicolet names CFO

/ Promotions & New Hires
Phil Moore is joining Nicolet Bankshares and its subsidiary Nicolet Bank as chief financial officer, effective June 7 ...
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Old National names chief strategy officer

/ Promotions & New Hires
John Moran has rejoined Old National Bank in Evansville, Ind., as chief strategy officer ...
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TS Banking Group names president

/ Promotions & New Hires
Kevin Forristall has been named president and chief credit officer of TS Banking Group in Treynor, Iowa ...
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Opinion

How to field a marketing team in 2021 and beyond

/ Marketing
Your customers are comparing your mobile banking app experience to shopping on Amazon. Your CEO wants a digital transformation plan ...
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#QuickTakes Cheryl Lawson

/ #QuickTakes
Cheryl Lawson, executive vice president of compliance review with JMFA, joins BankBeat publisher Tom Bengtson to discuss the importance of ...
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Bringing true AI to AML

/ Technology
Criminals have become increasingly sophisticated at money laundering, creating a flourishing industry that costs banks around the world a great ...
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Community Relations

Indiana bank funds education expansion

/ Community Relations
The Bippus State Bank in Huntington, Ind., recently donated $25,000 towards the development of the Heartland Adult Education Career Center ...
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Wisconsin bank buoys food pantries

/ Community Relations
One Community Bank donated almost 3,500 pounds of food and other necessities to local nonprofits earlier this month ...
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CNB puts a roof on library

/ Community Relations
CNB Bank & Trust in Carlinville, Ill., is helping put a roof on the local library, dropping $1,000 into the ...
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