Monthly Archives: September 2009

Update to 2010 Roth IRA Conversions

UPDATE:   As Chairman of the Wisconsin Bankers Association (WBA) Trust Section Board, I find it unacceptable on behalf of our customers that the state of Wisconsin has not adopted the 2010 federal law amendment allowing any IRA owner to convert his or her Traditional IRA to a Roth IRA regardless of income level. I’m […]

2010 ROTH IRA CONVERSIONS…DID YOU KNOW THIS?

Here is a conversation that we are having with our clients.  I thought it was important to share this information.   I’m sure you knew that in the 2010 the federal law was amended to allow conversions of traditional IRA’s to Roth IRA’s regardless of the income levels of the IRA owner. The current modified […]

How to deal with a Banker

Read an article about banking in Inc. Magazine a while back about how to work with bankers.  There are a couple of good points in it that I like to use as a reminder to my customers.   The first is not to hide bad news.  This is one of the most important things that […]

Confidence of Region’s CEOs Improves

The Nicolet Bank Business Pulse improved to 99.9 — up from 80.5 last quarter and from 63.8 the quarter before — when The Pulse reached its lowest point since its inception in Quarter 4, 2001. The 99.9 last quarter is the eighth consecutive quarter below 100 on the index. The Business Pulse continues to show […]

The Importance of Monitoring Cash Flow

Cash flow is simply that, the flow of cash. When running a business, the saying “Cash is King” has never been more important than in the current economic slowdown. Being profitable does not necessarily mean being liquid, or having cash available. A company in not able to make payments with net profit, payments are made […]

Fraud

Scam Alert: MyFitnessPal health and fitness tracking app users are now phishing targets

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

The scam making news this week is a data breach with Under Armour’s health- and fitness-tracking app, MyFitnessPal.  A database with 150 million user names and passwords of the super popular MyFitnessPal app has been hacked. Cyber criminals use this to scare you into clicking on phishing emails and infect your computer with malware or manipulate [...]

Mortgage

Pre-Approval for Home Loans Helps Buyers Strengthen Their Offer

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Nicolet Bank Provides Home Loans for Home Purchases and Remodeling The tight housing market in most parts of Wisconsin has created a situation in which the buyer who can move the quickest may end up with the prize. Pre-approval for home loans through Nicolet National Bank is an effective way to position yourself for fast [...]

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Business Pulse - Cybersecurity has emerged as a major issue for CEOs

Monday, July 27, 2015

CEOs Express Concern about the Cybersecurity of their Business. Read the full report here. Business Pulse – JUNE 2015 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY CYBERSECURITY  

Nicolet Bankshares, Inc. 2nd Quarter 2015 Earnings Release

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Nicolet Bankshares, Inc. (OTCQB: NCBS) earnings release for 2nd quarter 2015. 2Q15 Earnings Release

How to Ensure a Good Credit Score

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

First, let’s understand how your credit score is determined. Your credit score is broken down into five categories weighted accordingly: Payment history = 35% Total amount owed = 30% Length of credit history = 15% New credit = 10% Type of credit in use = 10% MAKE YOUR PAYMENTS ON TIME. This is the most [...]

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