Tools and Resources from INB to Help You Get Ahead in the New Year

By: Pam Cain AVP, Peoria Branch Manager NMLS # 662881 Here we are again, welcoming yet another new year…which brings a “new” opportunity to visualize the year ahead. When it comes to the practice of making New Year’s resolutions, three of the most commonly listed areas include personal organization, time management, and personal finance. It’s…
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Tax Season Requires Vigilance Against ID Theft

By Christopher M. Parks, CFP® INB Senior Vice President We each need to take steps to protect ourselves and our business against identity theft. The Internal Revenue Service stresses the importance of individual vigilance during tax season by sponsoring National Tax Security Awareness Week. During this week, the IRS put out key tips to keep…
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Dave Ramsey’s Legacy Journey Drives the Why Behind the How

By Christopher M. Parks, CFP® INB Senior Vice President Personal finance might seem boring at first – all those numbers, all those bills – but it’s when you start to examine the reasons why you do the budgeting and planning that can bring excitement to otherwise mundane, repetitive tasks. Dave Ramsey is well-known in the…
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Podcasts Open Minds to Innovation

By Natalie Dodson Assistant Vice President, Mortgage Lending NMLS #574151 Podcasts aren’t new – they’ve been around for at least a decade, actually – but the popularity of podcasts has exploded in the last year or two as digital media use continues to increase. Podcasts allow us the opportunity to plug into a certain topic…
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Start Young: How to Teach Kids about Money Management

By Christopher M. Parks, CFP® INB Senior Vice President Overspending and debt accumulation seem to have become the culturally accepted norm for many, leading to a downward spiral where families often feel strained by bills and struggle to save for the future. Because of this, financial expert and best-selling author Dave Ramsey and his daughter…
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