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2018

December
Happy Holidays | McGovern Joins Blackhawk Bank as SVP & CFO 
Should I Sell My Home Now or Wait Until Spring | 'OUCH': Yes, You Are a Target
November
Happy Thanksgiving | Blackhawk Bancorp, Inc. Acquires First McHenry Corp.
Switching Accounting Methods Can Provide Instant Tax Savings for Manufacturers
Tips to Get Your House Ready for Winter | 'OUCH': Am I Hacked?
October
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month | 5 Easy Ways to Protect Yourself Online 
iPhone Users Beware | 'OUCH': Email Oops & How to Avoid Them
September
Blackhawk Bank Welcomes Tracy Girardi | Fee-Free Credit Freezes
Home Market Value vs. Assessed Value | 'OUCH': CEO Fraud/Business Email Compromise
August 
Celebrating Labor Day | Dry Up Your Wet Basement for Good! | Why are Vacations So Important
'OUCH': What are Smart Home Devices?
July
Temporary Extended Hours | Local Mortgage Servicing | What Rocks | Rick Bastian to Retire
The New Tax Plan: What You Need to Know | 'OUCH': Phone Call Attacks & Scams
June
The Power of 'And' | 10 Tips for a Smooth Closing | Interviewing Well | 'OUCH': Stop That Malware
May
Felony Lane Gang Returns to Southern Wisconsin | The Home Appraisal Process 
Strategic Workforce Planning Program: A Critical First Step of Workforce Optimization
What the Best Mentors Do | 'OUCH': GDPR
April
Preparing to Buy a Home: How to Raise Your Credit Score Fast
Part III: What the Heck is Bitcoin and How Does it Work? | Virtual Assistant Cortana is Helping Hackers
How to Ask for a Raise | 'OUCH': Stop that Phish
March
Blackhawk Bank Roscoe Office on the Move | Part II: What the Heck is Bitcoin and How Does it Work?Blackawk Bank Sponsors Quick Response Office Cells Workshop | 'OUCH': Using Social Media Securely
February
What the Heck is Bitcoin and How Does it Work? | Interested in Buying a New Home? 
Watchdog Checking - ONLY at Blackhawk Bank | 'OUCH': Securing Your Mobile Devices
January
My Card Rules | Rockford Home-buyers! Meet Rob Grindle & Warren Swanberg | Live Better
'OUCH': Creating a Cybersecure Home
 

2017

December
Holiday Hours | Buying a House in 2018? | 4 Mobile Apps Every Executive Should Download Now
'OUCH': Lock Down Your Login
November
New Full-Service Banking Center Now Open | Who's Protecting your ID? Blackhawk's Watchdog is.
How to Network on Social Media | 'OUCH': Shopping Online Securely 
Blackhawk Bank's Results are in for Grateful Giving 2017
September
Containing Healthcare Costs from an Employer's Perspective | Networking Like a Pro
September is National Disaster Preparedness Month | Blackhawk Bank Buys Roscoe Property
'OUCH': Password Managers
August
Everyone Loves an Introvert | Saving for College: A Tutorial for Parents
Five Items You Should Never Carry in Your Wallet | 'OUCH': Backup & Recovery
July
Credit Scores for Millions of Americans May Increase | 10 Scams Bank Customers Should be Aware Of
Have Card Will Travel | 'OUCH': Gaming Online Safely, Securely
June
Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal on a Tiny Budget | Keeping You Safe 
6 Financial Traps New College Grads Should Avoid | 'OUCH': Lessons from WannaCry
May
Get What's YOURS! | Wine, Concerts, Fleas & Fests - Wisconsin Has It All!
Which is Better - A Long or Short-term Fixed Rate Mortgage? | 'OUCH': Securing Today's Online Kids
April
Gain Greater Success with a Marketing Plan | The Great Outdoors Beckons!
Found a Home You Absolutely L-O-V-E? | 'OUCH': Passphrases
March
"Alexa, I'm Too Hot." | Sellers, Listen Up! | Found a Home You Love While Browsing Online?
'OUCH': Securely Using Mobile Apps
February
IRS Warning: New Email Phishing Combines W-2 Theft and Wire Fraud
Jim Reynolds Joins Blackhawk Bank's Business Division | Blackhawk Bank Welcomes Georgia Ruggles
'OUCH': Staying Secure on the Road
January 
Your New Responsive Website Launches February 1 | So, You Want to Buy a Home, BUT...
Blackhawk Bank Welcomes Lisa Carter | Social Engineering Cost$ Money and Pain
 
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