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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INB helps to create a financially savvy younger generation

By Kelly Raison AVP, Branch Manager, NMLS#662902 One of my favorites parts of the day while working at INB’s Chatham branch is when young children come through the doors carrying jars filled with the coins and dollars they have collected through chores and allowances. What I’ve found through years of banking and parenting is that…
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Fuel Needed for Kids in Need

By: Aaron Sapp Vice President, NMLS #447059 We may not sell gasoline, but INB knows a little something about fuel! Not only do we need it to keep our cars running, we also use it to keep our bodies moving. Fuel. As in food. A group of Chatham, Ill. residents noticed some Ball-Chatham students who…
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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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To Bee or Not To Bee?

By Marilyn Titone Schaefer AVP, Communications Director Barnaby Bee has pretty much exited the INB marketing landscape, but his legacy remains. When you step into the offices of many INB employees, you’ll find a stuffed Barnaby Bee. In other offices, you’ll find some bee paraphernalia including a couple of versions of bee “piggy” banks. And…
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Halloween Costume Photos Bring Flood of Happy Memories

By Marilyn Titone Schaefer AVP, Communications Director The INB staff shares some favorite Halloween costume photos. Baby pictures are cherished, so it’s no surprise Katie Hughes loves this little Lion King. Son, RJ, is now 16 months old. Katie is one of INB’s Customer Consultants. Vice President, Client Services & Sales Development Coach Steve Miller…
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Bankers’ Tips: Take Advantage of International Frugal Day

By Natalie Dodson Assistant Vice President, Mortgage Lending NMLS #574151 When our banking staff heard Oct. 1 is International Frugal Fun Day, they were happy to share their ideas on how to have fun, frugally. Kyle Pfeifer, financial risk consultant, recommends sports and video games for anyone looking for cheap fun. Very specifically, playing Pokémon…
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