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3 Ways to be Proactive with Finances During Hard Times
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3 Ways to be Proactive with Finances During Hard Times

Preserving your financial wellbeing takes center stage when economic conditions change. When times get hard, reviewing your budget and building an emergency fund are common practices. How else can you be proactive with your finances during times of uncertainty? Cancel unwanted memberships or subscription services. Go here. Avoid being hooked…
Navigating the Small Business Payment Protection Program
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Navigating the Small Business Payment Protection Program

The government has announced relief resources to help businesses like yours. The Paycheck Protection Program prioritizes millions of Americans employed by small businesses by authorizing up to $349 billion toward job retention and certain other expenses. Small businesses and eligible nonprofit organizations, veterans organizations, and tribal businesses described in the…
Fortifi Bank Continues Offering Drive-Up Service
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Fortifi Bank Continues Offering Drive-Up Service

Hello from the team at Fortifi Bank. You may have heard by now, Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is ordering the closure of all non-essential businesses starting Tuesday, March 24, and urging people to stay at home to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Fortifi Bank is an essential part…
COVID 19: Banking During Difficult Times
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COVID 19: Banking During Difficult Times

In addition to health concerns, the coronavirus (COVID-19) has left many consumers questioning their financial wellbeing. “Is my money safe?” “What do lower interest rates mean for me?” “How do I get money if the bank lobby is closed?” As always, Fortifi Bank is here to guide you through unfamiliar…
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Fortifi Bank Temporarily Offering Drive-Up Only

An update from our president Hello, To keep our clients, our employees, and our communities safe amidst the growing concerns surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19), we will provide full-service banking through our drive-up option only. Banking should be the least of your worries and this plan will allow our team to continue…
Fortifi Bank’s Responsibility During COVID-19
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Fortifi Bank’s Responsibility During COVID-19

As the world is working to contain the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19,) we want you to rest assured Fortifi Bank is taking measures to ensure the health and well-being of our clients and employees. We believe it is our responsibility to remain informed and make decisions that align with the…
Fortifi Bank Offers Best Options for Small Business Funding
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Fortifi Bank Offers Best Options for Small Business Funding

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Wisconsin office has recognized Fortifi Bank for its commitment to making financing more accessible to small businesses. Fortifi was named the top volume lender utilizing SBA financing in the $400 – 500 million asset category for 2019. “SBA-backed lending is one of the most…
Fortifi Bank President & CEO Eric Cerbins Announces Retirement
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Fortifi Bank President & CEO Eric Cerbins Announces Retirement

Fortifi Bank announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer Eric Cerbins has informed the company’s board of directors of his decision to retire on May 31, 2020 and step down as president and CEO effective immediately. The board has elected Gregory Lundberg, who served as the company’s executive vice…
How the Social Security Scammer Stole Christmas
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How the Social Security Scammer Stole Christmas

You grab a mug of hot cocoa, wrap up in a blanket, and sink into the couch. It’s time to make a list and check it twice: Bake cookies. Wrap gifts. Trim the tree. All is calm and all is bright – until you’re interrupted by a phone call. An…
Streaming Apps and Malware: What You Need to Know
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Streaming Apps and Malware: What You Need to Know

Streaming can be a convenient and cost-effective alternative to paying for cable and purchasing or renting DVDs. Its popularity has risen in recent years and it is now easier than ever to access video and TV shows through smart TVs, streaming boxes, and streaming sticks. Unfortunately, hackers are also using…