How to Save for Retirement at Every Age

Posted by toddschwartzInvesting, Money Saving Tips

How much do you need to retire? Will you continue working after age 65? Do you want to travel during your retirement? These are just a handful of questions that are important for retirement preparation. Unlike saving for a home or new vehicle, saving for retirement requires long-term commitment and goal-oriented benchmarks. At Titonka Savings Bank we want to help …

Preparing for Winter: Farming

Posted by toddschwartzAg, Farming, Harvest, Uncategorized

Depending on if you are a crop farmer, livestock farmer, or both, you will need to prepare for the winter months ahead. Typically, the average temperature in Iowa during the winter is 14 degrees F. There are items you can add to your to-do list now to make your winter stress-free.  Review Your Insurance If you have crops or livestock, …

Technology Changing How We Farm

Posted by toddschwartzAg

The way we farm has changed drastically since we first started over 10,000 years ago thanks to technology. Advancements in technology have allowed farmers to produce more products efficiently and at a better quality for consumers. Let’s go through some of the technology that is even changing how we farm today: Farm Automation Sometimes called “smart farming”; this is the …

Pros & Cons of DIY Accounting

Posted by toddschwartzBusiness

Tax season is almost here so you might be wondering if you should try to do your taxes yourself or hire someone to do it for you. You might even think, “there are plenty of other things I can DIY, why not my accounting too?” I have put together a list of pros and cons of doing it yourself in …