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  • Financial Tips for your Vacation

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    Start your vacation planning early. Learn the financial steps necessary to set up your budget and finances for your annual vacation.

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  • 2023 Banker of the Year

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    Gerald Jacobson Named 2023 Banker of the Year
    Gerald Jacobson, president and CEO of Northwestern Bank in Chippewa Falls, honored by Wisconsin Bankers Association

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  • New Year, New Financial Goals!

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    Are you on track to achieve your financial goals in the new year? Use these 5 steps to help you assess and create your 2024 financial goals! There is no better way to go into the new year than with a fresh and healthy mindset that will help you lay the groundwork for future success.

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  • Our Bank Will Never Ask That!

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    Learn how to protect yourself from scams.

    Scammers rely on you not knowing how to respond to their questions. It’s important to be aware of what a bank can ask you over text or phone so that you don’t inadvertently give your personal identification information to an unknown party.

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  • Online Scams: Three red flags

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    Online scams are ever-present on the internet. It is important to be aware of the variety of tactics used by scammers to trick consumers into giving away their private information. This article contains a few common red flags to be mindful of so that you don’t fall for an online financial scam.

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  • Fall Financial Refresh

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    Summer is winding down and many people are gearing up for apple season, pumpkin everything and changing leaves! Before you run out to enjoy the cool fall weather, now is a good time to evaluate your annual financial goals. A lot can happen throughout the year. Don’t wait until December to see if you’ve reached your goals - check in on your progress (or lack thereof) now.

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  • Yes, you need a budget! 5 steps to make it happen.

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    A budget is a plan for your money to help you achieve your financial goals. Whether you are trying to make ends meet, save for a house, pay off a credit card, or just set aside money for a fun activity a budget can help you.

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  • Home Buying 101

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    What to know before you buy.

    Whether you are buying your first home or second it can be an exhilarating, yet intimidating life event. Purchasing a home is one of the largest financial expenditures most people will make in their lifetime. As a result, it’s critical to understand your finances and the home buying process before making your offer.

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