Monthly Archives: May 2010

Diversity IS a Business Strategy Component

This post is authored by John Benberg, Executive Director of The Boys and Girls Club of Green Bay. For more information on The Boys and Girls Club, visit www.bgcgb.org   A while back our community saw all kinds of ‘diversity’ events and media pieces on point—all fine and some stellar—but it would have been interesting […]

In the News: Acquiring Madison-Based AnchorBank Branches

Nicolet National Bank of Green Bay said Wednesday it has agreed to acquire the four Brown County branches of Madison-based AnchorBank. Terms of the deal were not announced. It is subject to regulatory approval, but is expected to close in July.

In the News: Optimistic at Annual Meeting

Nicolet Bancshares Inc. Chairman Bob Atwell said 2010 will be a year for grinding out increased profits. Atwell, who also is president and chief executive officer of the Green Bay-based bank holding company, said 2009 wasn’t as good a year as they would prefer, but it was better than 2008 and better than many of […]

The Goldman Of Our Dreams

I am frequently asked to comment on the Goldman Sachs controversy and the pending financial reform legislation. The legal discussion about Goldman seems to center on whether Goldman had a conflict of interest. Goldman doesn’t HAVE a conflict of interest. Goldman IS a conflict of interest. They are not unique among major financial institutions. They […]

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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