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How the SECURE Act 2.0 affects small businesses


Thrivent, February 2023 

SECURE Act 2.0 impacts small businesses by providing new tools and incentives to benefit both employers and employees. This story shares some key provisions that small business owners should know about.

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Independent Banker's February 2023 cover
MDIs and CDFIs bolster minority-owned businesses


Independent Banker, February 2023 

This piece explores how three community banks are putting an influx of capital from the Treasury’s Emergency Capital Investment Program (ECIP) to good use for their institutions and the communities they serve.

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The Future of Workplace Flexibility


Independent Banker, April 2022 

An evolution in employee expectations is challenging community banks to figure out how to balance new methods of working while maintaining the personal touch and local knowledge that help them win and keep customers.

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Independent Banker April 2022 Cover
Feb 2022 Cover of Independent Banker
Community Banks are Thriving in Texas


Independent Banker, February 2022 

With the record growth of San Antonio, Houston and Austin, southern Texas is becoming a hub for business. This cover story spotlights four community banks that are flourishing in this environment.

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The Basics of Starting a Consulting Business


First Citizens Bank, March 2022

If you're looking for a new challenge in retirement while maintaining the flexibility and freedom of your new independent lifestyle, starting a consulting business can be an attractive choice. This piece offers tips for getting a consultancy off the ground.

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