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5 Tips to Save Money

5 Tips to Save Money

Most of us have good intentions when it comes to saving, but life gets in the way. Here are 5 tips to save money and get you on the fast track toward your goals...   WRITE DOWN YOUR GOALS  Simple as that. There is something about the act of writing it down that...

Grants for Restaurants Available Soon

Grants for Restaurants Available Soon

Grants will soon be available for restaurants, some of the hardest hit by the pandemic! When President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) on March 11th, it included a $28.6 billion Restaurant Revitalization Fund.  ELIGIBILITY Administered by the...

2020 Taxes: What to Expect

2020 Taxes: What to Expect

While many of us are quick to say goodbye to 2020, we have some unfinished business. 2020 Taxes. Whether you're dreading the bill or anticipating a refund, we've gathered the biggest changes you can expect when filing this year. Tax Day is still April 15, 2021, no...

Ag Equipment: Borrow or Lease?

Ag Equipment: Borrow or Lease?

Now may be the right time to consider upgrading your ag equipment. When you find the right piece of machinery, you'll need to decide how you will pay for it. Aside from cash, you have two options. BORROW OR LEASE Your cash position and tax objectives fluctuate from...

Corporate Account Takeover: Protect Your Business

Corporate Account Takeover: Protect Your Business

Criminals all around the world are targeting U.S. businesses. They are stealing online banking credentials and confidential information in what is called a Corporate Account Takeover. Criminals target all sized businesses, no matter how small. A criminal might not be...

Business Scholarship Application Now Available for Seniors

Business Scholarship Application Now Available for Seniors

Alliance Bank is now accepting applications for our 2021 Business Scholarship. As a locally-owned community bank, we are committed to the education of our future workforce in the rural communities we serve. The 2021 Scholarship program has been restructured to provide...

Commitment to Community Awarded to Alliance Bank

Commitment to Community Awarded to Alliance Bank

Alliance Bank, Francesville, and First Savings Bank, Jeffersonville, have been honored with the Indiana Bankers Association C2C (Commitment to Community) Awards in their respective asset sizes for outstanding community service performed during 2019. Alliance Bank won...

Giving Tuesday: Alliance Bank Gives $20,000

Giving Tuesday: Alliance Bank Gives $20,000

Amidst the trials of 2020, Giving Tuesday is a day to focus on the GOOD. Often, we have expressed gratitude for healthcare workers, first responders, teachers, and ‘essential’ workers. Working quietly in the shadows are our non-profit organizations. Staff and...

Three ways to prepare next year’s business budget.

Three ways to prepare next year’s business budget.

It’s budget time again for Alliance Bank, and I imagine it’s the same for many of you. Every business does their budget a little differently, and in a past blog, we discussed the importance of stress testing your budget. For this post, I’d like to share a few...

How I Got So Smart – 5 Ways to Stay Smart in Business

How I Got So Smart – 5 Ways to Stay Smart in Business

(OK… fine… smart-ISH!) I don’t claim to be the smartest person in the world. But I do take great pride in my curiosity and ongoing pursuit of more information. I like to learn. I like new perspectives. And concepts that could help my clients and me in business. So I...

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