07/31/2019: Capital One Data Breach: Tips to Combat Identity Theft

On July 19, 2019, Capital One Financial Corporation announced that there was unauthorized access by an outside individual who obtained personal information of people who had applied for its credit card products and to Capital One credit card customers.  The perpetrator has since been arrested, though this event affected an estimated 100 million individuals in […]

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07/02/2019: WRCB Welcomes New CFO & VP of Retail Banking

Wolf River Community Bank has hired Jeff Myster as Vice President of Retail Banking and Miranda Schultz as Chief Financial Officer. “I’m thrilled to be part of an organization that truly believes in building relationships with their customers,” says Myster. “I’m excited to bring my experiences to a strong organization that truly cares about the communities it serves,” says Schultz.

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06/03/2019: Create a Plan for Student Loan Success

Student loan debt is a hot topic today, and with good reason. In 2006, U.S. student loan debt hovered around $600 billion; today, that number has skyrocketed to $1.5 trillion. By itself, that number isn’t a bad thing – it means more Americans are going to college. One in four Americans has student loan debt (an estimated 44.7 million people), carrying an average $37,172 in loans. However, the number of defaults is also approaching critical levels, with delinquency rates approaching 12%. The average monthly payment for student loans is nearly $400, but some graduates (or students who left school without graduating) have far higher payments.*

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05/06/2019: Join us for a Customer Appreciation Picnic!

You’re invited to Wolf River Community Bank’s Hortonville office on Friday, June 21st from 11am-2pm for
lunch on us! We truly appreciate having you as a customer and want to say “THANKS!”

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04/22/2019: Go Green with eStatements!

Did you know that Americans use more than 90 million short tons of paper and paperboard each year? According to Waste-Free Mail, that amounts to 700 pounds of paper products per person, per year. They also report that one-third of the fiber used to make paper in the U.S. comes from whole trees. In celebration of Earth Day this year, we are encouraging our customers to go paperless with eStatements! Add convenience, cut down on paper waste and keep your information more secure!

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