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Stillman Bank Announces Promotions

Stillman Bank Announces Promotions Martin C. Larson, Chairman and CEO of Stillman BancCorp N.A. is pleased to announce that Thomas R. Hughes, President and COO of Stillman BancCorp N.A., has been elected to the Board of Directors of Stillman BancCorp Inc., the bank’s holding company. In addition, he has also been promoted to serve as… Read More

Economic Update – Spring 2018 Edition

Economic Update – Spring 2018 Edition The early days of Spring are upon us and the overall economic gauge is much like the weather – things are starting to feel better.  The truth is, things have been improving since we started recovering from the depths of the financial crisis 10 years ago.  It’s just that… Read More

What Does the Fed Do Now?

What Does the Fed Do Now? Three Former Fed Officials Discussed the Future of Monetary Policy           On Tuesday, January 24, I attended a presentation of The Chicago Council of Global Affairs entitled “The Future of Monetary Policy”.  This was a discussion among Michael Moskow, former Chicago Fed President, Randall Kroszner,… Read More

Why your Non-Profit Should NOT Go “DIY”

Why your Non-Profit Should NOT Go “DIY” Practical reasons why your non-profit’s investment committee should not plan to “do-it-yourself” with investing. Late last year, I came across an article in the New York Times that was highly irresponsible.  It had the innocent sounding headline “Simple Investing For Non-Profits” and offered a seemingly reasonable approach –… Read More