Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: What You Need to Know

  • August 3, 2018

written by Jennifer Cochran In five months, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) goes into effect. TCJA, which...

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Social Engineering: How Financial Institutions Can Prepare for Cyber Scams

  • June 24, 2018

written by Chris Griesemer You and I both know there’s not a Nigerian prince waiting to hand us several million dollars...

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The Whitlock Company Expands Kansas City Market and Hires Five New Employees

  • June 13, 2018

The Whitlock Company is redefining what traditional accounting means; expands Kansas City market and hires five new employees. Coming off the...

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College Grads: Start Saving Early for Retirement

  • June 3, 2018

written by Mark Lamb It may seem difficult to think of saving for retirement while at the same time financially juggling...

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How Cash Flow (or the lack thereof) Could Break Your Business

  • May 27, 2018

written by Todd Carroll We hear it all the time: “We were running in the black after only two years in...

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Are You Tracking Exceptions and Variances?

  • May 19, 2018

written by Blair Groves It’s not uncommon for bankers to make exceptions to policies and variances to procedures. But problems can...

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Community Banks Face Strategic Risk in 2018

  • May 17, 2018

written by Blair Groves In January the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s (OCC) National Risk Committee (NRC) published their...

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How Tax Reform Affects Community Banks

  • May 15, 2018

written by Blair Groves In December, Congress passed, and President Trump signed into law the biggest tax reform measure in more...

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Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Depreciation and Sec. 179 Expensing

  • March 10, 2018

written by Kathy Hillenburg The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act modifies provisions related to depreciation and expensing of fixed assets. These...