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The Mural Building: Navy Pier


When Wintrust took over the lease on the iconic Mural Building along the Kennedy Expressway in 2013, the goal was to feature local non-profits, community groups and events that are improving the greater Chicago community. There’s been artwork inspired by The Great Chicago Fire Hydrants project, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana,


8 signs you’re headed straight for debt

Kathleen Elkins •
Business Insider

The average US household with debt carries $15,762 in credit card debt — and over $130,000 in total debt. Debt is a drag — on on your credit score and savings, but also on your psyche. While debt is mathematical, it’s also highly personal. Some people might feel that a mortgage is good, manageable debt,


5 crazy ideas for turning financial challenges into game changers

Ahmad Raza •

Back to Basics To make lasting change in both your personal and corporate finances, you need to identify key areas where you can improve. I know, creating a list of “opportunities” isn’t exactly crazy or exciting. But, the resulting change can be. If you can honestly assess your company’s strengths and weaknesses, you can attack