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Is a Risk Management Plan in Place for Your Estate?

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Seattle Business, Family Business Corner

For business owners or senior managers of business entities, risk management is a common topic that demands considerable time and attention.

WTB Investment Services’ Jeff Schlenker Discusses Social Security Benefits

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April 23, 2015
Spokane Journal of Business

What can you do to make Social Security work better for you? Don’t take it for granted Although it sounds simple, Social Security is surprisingly complicated. Whether going through this process alone or with the help of a financial professional, be sure to follow several critical steps.

Some ’dogs stay
Former Gonzaga basketball players return to work, live in Spokane Area

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March 12, 2015
Spokane Journal of Business

Former Gonzaga University basketball players Cory Violette and Richard Fox are teammates again. Both now are employed by Washington Trust Bank in downtown Spokane.

Now may be the perfect time for business owners to invest in their businesses

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Tri-Cities Area Journal of Business

By Robert Nesbitt

WTB Investment Services' Bev Gleason Receives National Honor from Bank Investment Consultant

Bank Investment Consultant, the national print and online journal designed specifically for bank-based financial advisors, recently published its list of the Top 100 bank advisors in the US. WTB's very own Bev Gleason was recognized on this prestigious list, coming in at number 80.

WTB's new Investment Services Sales Manager, Jeff Schlenker, VP, says, "This is no small accomplishment. Thank you, Bev, for your dedication, consistency, and focus each year!"