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posted on 7/20/2017
Due to limited housing inventories, buyers and sellers are adjusting their market strategies to ensure the best outcome, which is causing the housing market to really heat up!
posted by Erik Skovgard on 6/26/2017
Policymakers in Washington have made economic growth and investment a top priority in 2017. While many policy areas targeted for reform will be subject to bitter debate on Capitol Hill, there is broad bipartisan support for regulatory relief for the nation's more than 5,800 community banks.
posted on 6/12/2017
LSB's 1st VP of eCommerce & Emerging Technology, Mike McCrary, has been appointed to the American Bankers Association's Banker Advisory Council for a three-year term. This council is a team of only 12 leaders in the industry nation-wide.
posted on 5/11/2017
LSB was awarded America's SBDC's inaugural Small Business Champion award for 2017. This honor was created to recognize business partners who go above and beyond in support of small businesses in Iowa.
posted on 5/3/2017
Ask any business owner and they'll tell you they spend a lot of time - too much time - juggling the business of running a business. Find out how the right bank partner can ease some of that burden.
posted on 5/1/2017
New tax policies, regulatory changes and interest rate changes are just a few changes small businesses are facing this year, making it vital for small business to be thinking about the future. We can help!
posted on 4/5/2017
From local farms to startups, banking locally connects you to your community and neighbors. Find out why Community Banks are the BEST!
posted on 3/28/2017
Bring on the cold! Join us on Saturday, April 8 in support of Special Olympics.
posted on 3/3/2017
Are your finances stuck in the past? Using technology to help automate your savings will likely get you ahead!
Who, what, when, where and why do you need an emergency fund?
posted on 3/2/2017
When most people think of the IRS, they don't think positive thoughts. After you read this article, you might think differently!
posted on 2/28/2017
There are small ways to give your kids better opportunities by teaching financial responsibility early on. Not sure where to start? Read our blog.
posted on 2/14/2017
Individual retirement accounts (IRAs) are a great way to save for your future so you can live comfortably after you retire.
posted on 2/10/2017
On February 5, 1987, Lincoln Savings Bank purchased State Bank of Allison. Three employees that were with us then have shared their reflections from the day they became Lincoln Savings Bank.
Each person in the U.S. will spend an average of $142.31 on gifts for Valentine's Day. Get some tips to curb your spending while keeping the romance alive!
posted on 2/6/2017
Business Owners: Learn from other peoples' mistakes when applying for Small Business Administration (SBA) Loans.
posted by James Thielen on 2/1/2017
If you have found a charity that aligns with your passions, beliefs or values, consider establishing a Charitable Trust. There are two particular charitable trusts I will cover, one is a Charitable Remainder Trust and second, a Charitable Lead Trust.
posted by James Thielen on 1/30/2017
In 2016, the LSB Foundation made grants, gifts and contributions in excess of $164,000.00. Since our inception in 2005 we have given a total of $2.763 Million to groups and organizations in the markets we serve.
posted on 1/27/2017
The Earned Income Tax Credit is often overlooked. As many as 1 out of 5 people do not receive this benefit, even though he or she would qualify.
posted on 1/25/2017
Lincoln Savings Bank has named Scott Jarvis as the new Des Moines Market President.
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