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Stay Safe While Traveling This Summer

Summer is finally here! We want you to stay safe and have a good time when you travel. Here are some safety tips to take into consideration as you plan your big trip:

Cybersecurity: Protecting Yourself and Your Family

Staying safe online is now a big part of our everyday lives. It’s crucial to review your family’s digital habits and make smart decisions to help protect personal information from fraudsters and identity thieves. Start with these simple ways to boost your online security:

Tax Return Checklist

Make tax time relax time – it’s possible if you stay organized! Take note of the following, and remember to use your Heartland Bank account number and routing number for direct deposit to get your tax return quickly.

Tax Time Scams to Look Out For

Tax time can be stressful enough without having to worry about scams. Unfortunately, tax season scams have been on the rise in recent years, particularly via phone and email.

IRS Retirement Plan Contribution Limits

To make it possible for voluntary retirement savings to keep up with inflation, the various numerical limits embedded within qualified retirement plans are indexed for inflation.