Celebrating Women in Investing

Up until very recently, women were not able to invest on their own.  In fact, most financial and property matters required the signature of a husband or male relative well into the 20th century. Despite these obstacles, women have long had a keen interest in growing and securing assets for themselves, their communities and their … Continued

Recognizing Women in Banking

Did you know that as recently as the early 1970s, a woman’s application for credit could be denied if she didn’t have a male co-signer? Fortunately, women have made many strides toward equality in the past 50 years, including women in banking careers. Today, women make up a little more than 50 percent of the entry-level … Continued

During Cybersecurity Month, Make Sure You’re Protected

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting critical systems and sensitive information from digital attacks. Cyberattacks can take many forms — ransomware, data-harvesting malware, phishing and more. You might be thinking, “Do we really need an entire month devoted to cybersecurity awareness?” The truth is, it’s smart to be aware of cybersecurity … Continued