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Cybersecurity Risk Assessment

According to the CEO of enterprise risk specialist Ncontracts, cybersecurity risk assessments aren’t just an exercise in compliance. Besides the obvious benefits to data security, they can save your community bank time and money.

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15 Minutes With… Kenny Martin

Former president of First Bank of Lincoln in Lincoln, Mont., and now market manager for the $689 million-asset Citizens Alliance Bank

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Older, but not always wiser

Whether online or in person, 20 percent of older Americans are victims of financial abuse every year. Community banks can provide a strong line of defense.

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The Password Impasse

We each have dozens of online accounts, and let’s face it: Sometimes it’s just too hard to remember unique passwords for all of them. But security is important, so how can community banks help outsmart “password fatigue”?

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Long-haul banking

He went from sports broadcasting in Texas back to his family’s century-old community bank in North Dakota. When it comes to Peoples State Bank, Rick Beall is willing to go the distance.

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What a Bright Idea

Comfy chairs, tester tablets and Ms. Pac-Man: Farmers State Bank’s innovative lobby stands out from the crowd