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How to maximize your FDIC insurance coverage

Wintrust
Happy African American insurance agent and couple going through savings plans.

This story and image was originally published in the September 2019 issue of Highland Park Neighbors. It has been republished with permission. If you’ve ever heard a TV or radio commercial promoting a bank, chances are it ended with a phrase about the bank being FDIC insured. Since this message comes at the end of

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Roundtable: Cybersecurity threats for businesses

Wintrust
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Cybercrime is projected to cost businesses $2 trillion in 2019, so cybersecurity continues to be top of mind for businesses. With hacking, malware, social engineering, and other breaches on the upswing, Wintrust recently invited dozens of area business leaders to a seminar about cybersecurity threats for businesses. The three presenters were: Tom Wojcinski, director, risk

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The first thing to do if you want to have a baby, according to a financial planner

Anna Baluch •
Business Insider
The first thing to do if you want to have a baby, according to a financial planner

If you’d like to become a parent in the near future, there is one financial move you can’t afford not to make. According to Ryan Cole, certified financial planner and private wealth advisor in San Francisco, that move is buying life insurance. Generally, you need life insurance if someone else is depending on your income,

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