Advice & More from Blackhawk Bank | March 2019
Illinois Governor Signs Bill Raising the Statewide Minimum Wage to $15 Per Hour
On February 19, 2019, Governor JB Pritzker signed into law the “Lifting Up Illinois Working Families Act,” which raises the state’s minimum wage, in increments, to $15 per hour by 2025.

Bullet-Proof Your Homeowners Insurance
When reviewing your homeowner’s insurance coverage, don’t assume that everything will be covered in case of a claim. In fact, a National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ survey revealed that homeowners misunderstood what their policy covered.

Five Ways Smart Companies Maintain Growth & Profitability: Part 2

The economy is relatively healthy, but history has taught us that growth cycles don’t last forever. It’s not if there will be an economic downturn — it’s when. In last month’s newsletter, we looked at the first two action items that are critical to middle-market companies for maximizing growth, profitability, and value in any economy.

'OUCH!' The Security Awareness Newsletter
Disposing of Your Mobile Device
Mobile devices continue to advance and innovate at an astonishing rate. As a result, some people replace their mobile devices as frequently as every year. Unfortunately, people often do not realize how much personal data is on these devices.

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