It’s hard to imagine a better classroom than the real world. This fall students in the commercial banking program at Marquette University in Milwaukee will learn about the fundamentals of the business by underwriting and managing a portfolio of small-business loans. Along with Town Bank in suburban Hartland and the Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corp.,
Without exception, the primary concern for my clients with young children is to manage their inheritance so the children still strive for achievement rather than dwell in entitlement. My first question is just what they are doing now to instill those values. I’m often met with a blank stare at first. It’s simply not a
The connectivity aspect of our era made room for the seamless and near-instant use of sensitive and customer-specific data, which previously took days to utilize in manual systems. Despite the thrill of the advancement, the presence of sensitive data transfers managed to create new forms of criminal activities, such as identity theft and database breaches.
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Whether you are adopting or giving birth to a child, overseeing a minor’s life is fraught with expansive (and expensive) tasks: Feeding, fretting, toileting, and procuring seem to consume the new parent. So, while it is understandable why new parents are laser-focused on their newborn’s immediate needs, they should have the wherewithal to remember the
Planning a wedding is a once in a lifetime experience, but it may also be one of the most expensive events you’ll have. My husband and I took about 6-7 months to plan our wedding. But I know some couples who take more time which is totally understandable. It takes time to plan out