Category Archives: Business

Common Sense Steps to Avoid Business Fraud

If you own a small business, it’s likely that you may have experienced some form of business fraud at some point – or not been aware that it happened. It’s especially troubling considering that business fraud has been occurring more frequently since the economic downturn began in 2008. And while the economy is slowly recovering […]

In Spite of Media Reports, Banks Want to Lend

By Wenda Roycraft Guest Columnist While recent national media coverage may have you thinking otherwise, making loans is what banks do. This is especially true for locally based community banks, which provide the capital that fuels the startup and growth of many small- and medium-sized businesses throughout Northeast Wisconsin. Those loans have great benefits for […]