Bensman Elected to Minster Bank’s Board of Directors

Daniel bensman elected to minster bank board of directors

Daniel Bensman has been elected to serve as a member of the Board of Directors of Minster Financial Corp. He was elected to a three-year term at the annual meeting of shareholders.  Bensman, an attorney with Faulkner, Garmhausen, Keister & Shenk, will replace Dick Knostman, who is retiring after 45 years of service on the… Read more »

Easy Steps to Teaching Your Children About Finances

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Money management is a complicated subject that even adults have trouble mastering. It’s understandable that teaching your kids about money might not be your favorite parental to-do. You can start simply with a certificate of deposit to teach your kids the fundamentals of saving money. Start By Setting Up An Account Call your financial institution… Read more »

Don’t Let Emotions Get in the Way of Your Investment Decisions

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The investment landscape can be volatile and difficult to understand, but investing is a phenomenal way to add to your financial portfolio. The one thing it isn’t, though, is sentimental.  That’s why factoring emotions into the way you manage your investments puts you at high risk for making poor decisions and racking up losses. Instead,… Read more »

How to Stay Focused When Working From Home

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Working from home has many perks — zero commute, a comfortable environment and no dress code. But working from home can come with its own set of distractions. Since you don’t have your boss looking over your shoulder or co-workers nearby, it might be hard to stay productive. Plus, chores around the house will call… Read more »

Minster Bank Names Jarvis Branch Manager at Wapakoneta Location

Colin Jarvis new branch manager of minster bank wapakoneta office

Minster Bank has named Colin Jarvis the Branch Manager of their Wapakoneta office. Read on to learn more about Jarvis and his duties. An Asset to the Wapakoneta Community As Branch Manager of the Wapakoneta office, Jarvis is responsible for branch oversight, including lending, financial performance and daily operations. “Colin’s lending, banking knowledge and dedication… Read more »

6 Ways to Cut Your Business Travel Expenses

Someday, business travel will resume – and so will the costs to your company. According to Certify, companies spend almost $112 billion on domestic travel each year, with employees each spending about $949 each year on business travel costs. By planning to implement travel expense policies and applying these six money-saving strategies, you’ll be set… Read more »