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News & Announcements
Deadline Approaching: Main Street Holiday Contest
Is YOUR Main Street the most festive Main Street around? Now is your chance to prove it! During this season's Go Local for the Holidays campaign, a Facebook contest is being held that encourages community bankers and their customers to submit photos showing off the Main Street in their communities, decked out for the holidays. The five most creative and festive photos will be chosen and displayed on ICBA’s Facebook page on Monday, Dec. 16.

The photo with the most likes will win a $300 donation to a local charity in their area.


More Information: Learn more about ICBA's Go Local for the Holidays Facebook contest.


News & Announcements
Help Us Understand Your Insurance Needs - Survey
Community banks are exposed to securities litigation, allegations of misrepresentation by creditors or customers, conflicts of interest and other breaches of fiduciary duty.  As a result, insurance coverage for claims has become more top of mind than in years past for community banks. 

Travelers Insurance has partnered with ICBA to better understand your insurance needs and what’s important to you. We’ve kept the survey as brief as possible – it will about 15-minutes. In appreciation for your time, you are eligible for a $500 Visa gift card drawing (2 drawings will be conducted). 


More Information:
The survey closes Dec. 23, 2013.  Please click here to take the survey.


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Products & Services
Compliance Manuals
These comprehensive manuals will help your compliance officer strengthen your compliance department and training efforts. These up-to-date manuals will save you time and money, and ensure your compliance efforts are concentrating on the major areas of risk in your bank.

More Information: Learn more about ICBA's Compliance Manuals.


Products & Services
Compliance Working Papers
One of the three elements of an effective compliance program is monitoring and corrective action. These compliance working papers are essential for monitoring your financial institution’s compliance with federal consumer compliance laws and regulations.

More Information:
Learn more about ICBA's Compliance Working Papers.


Education
ICBA Releases 2014 Education Catalog
ICBA is pleased to offer a variety of courses tailored to meet the needs of community bankers and community bank directors. This month, ICBA released its education catalog for 2014. The comprehensive guide lists certification programs, instructor-led seminars, audio conferences, online training opportunities, plus an array of resources and tools that focus on topics like compliance, strategic planning and more.

More Information: Download ICBA's 2014 Education catalog or visit ICBA Education on the web.


Education

Free Webinar: 10 Things to Know about Small Biz Borrowers
Join WebEquity Solutions, an ICBA Preferred Service Provider, for its one-hour webinar, 10 Things to Know About Working with Small Business Borrowers. The session will look at the unique challenges  community banks face when competing for small business loans and discuss how you can make this segment of your business more profitable. If growing your small business loan portfolio is a goal for 2014, don't miss this event!


When: Thursday, Dec. 19 at 3 p.m. (Eastern time).

More Information:
Register to attend this event.







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