The Iowa Caucus will have an economic impact as voters elect their desired presidential candidate for the Republican and Democratic parties. The price per barrel of oil is dropping again. This comes in conjunction with weak foreign markets and the fear of their impact on the US economy. Information for Q4 of 2015 will be […]

Our first post of the year centered on ways to get your business on track in 2016. As a follow up to that, we would like to highlight some tips that can help you set marketing and strategic goals for each month. While the “holiday season” is considered to be late November and December, the […]

While we are a couple weeks into 2016, it is never too late to make a resolution. This year, make sure your business resolutions set the stage for a successful year. The following tips will help you get your business on track for the New Year. Get Organized. Get everything order, inventory, finances, employees etc. […]

  The holiday season is officially here and so is the busy business season. Here are some tips to help make your business successful during the busy months: Make a calendar and stay organized. Be sure to keep track of important deadlines, sales and holidays. Host a holiday event and participate in events your community […]

On Monday October 5, 2015, the Untied states and eleven other nations reached an agreement that lowers tariffs and export quotas to promote trade between Asia-Pacific markets and the United States. Here are some quick facts to understand the agreement: The deal will create more jobs and business operations overseas for American companies. The deal […]

It’s official, fall is here and so are the seasonal activities such as pumpkin picking for the kids and fall craft beer tasting for adults. It is hard to imagine that you may need any working capital this early in the season. However, Columbus Day weekend is right around the corner. Ask yourself, am I […]

We have been releasing information about the liability shift for months. Now, less than two weeks away, the shift is imminent and you need to be sure your business is prepared. IFG is ready to assist your business in anyway it can in preparation for this change through our merchant payment processing. At IFG, we […]

After last Thursday’s meeting of the Fed, we learned that interest rates will not raise, yet. Janet Yellen discussed at the meeting that the reasons behind this decision are factors that have the potential to harm the United States economy. China’s economic state plays a big factor in the decision. While the US economy has […]

Sadly Labor Day has passed and the official start date of fall is quickly approaching. The tell tale signs have already begun to emerge with pumpkin spice flavored coffees returning to the shelves. However, the more exciting aspect of fall comes with the specialty beers that will soon be released. Fall ales will be hitting […]

The week everyone has been waiting for has arrived. The Fed will be meeting and news outlets are already forecasting the outcome of this meeting to be the biggest economic news of the week. There has been speculation for months now regarding the Fed raising rates and economists predict that a vote at Thursday’s meeting […]

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