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Weekly Blog from Peak Consulting

Each week, we at Peak Consulting try our best to put out a featured post for our clients and customers about relevant issues in their fields.

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1098 Forms and Seasonal Addresses

1098 Forms and Seasonal Addresses 1098 forms for the 2016 tax season require information regarding borrower address compared to collateral address on loans.  Box 7 may be incorrectly checked on the 1098 form if a Seasonal Address is being used.  For example, the...

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Implementing Change Management in Core Operations

Keys for Implementing Change Management in Core Operations by Cole Anderson  Identify a Change Management Champion (CMC) to be accountable and champion the process as a whole. The CMC’s job is to ensure the Change Management process maintains the momentum necessary to...

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End of Year 1099-MISC Reporting Changes

End of Year 1099-MISC Reporting changes   IRS Publication 1220 states a change for the 2016 tax year when reporting nonemployee compensation payments in Box 7 of the 1099-MISC tax form.  If your Financial Institution has 1099-MISC forms with Box 7 information, they...

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Mainframe Operations Training Services

Mainframe Operations Training Does your Financial Institution have a newer mainframe operator or backup operator that is struggling to understand the concepts behind the Fiserv Premier® update process and what each program does?  Or has your Financial Institution...

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End of Year Form 1098 changes

Opportunity to review collateral addresses and descriptions with 2016 changes to the 1098 Forms. The IRS requires that the address or description of the property securing a mortgage is reported on the 1098 forms for 2016.  Fiserv has released a program that creates...

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Reasons we are thankful at Peak

Reasons we are thankful at Peak Thanksgiving brings the time of year when we think about the many things we have in our lives to be thankful for.  Peak Consulting is so thankful for our clients who have put their trust in us.  We would not be able to do what we love...

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New Retirement Reporting Customized Training

Peak Consulting is now offering a remote Retirement Reporting Training package customized to your Financial Institution. Would you like to have a better understanding of your Retirement Reporting Process?  Is your RMD processing taking more time than it should?  Are...

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Military Lending Act (MLA) Regulation Updates

MLA is the Military Lending Act that is enforced by the Department of Defense (DOD). The Final Rule amends the previous version of the MLA enforced around 2007. The new MLA updates went into effect on October 3, 2016. Below are some key facts to consider: No more than...

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Consultants and Bankers outside the office

At a couple of recent conferences, Peak consultants were able to find some time for fun with some of the bankers that attended. At the UnitiEast conference in New Jersey, we were able to tour Princeton University and eat with a group at PJ's Pancake House where they...

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PMI Processing Part 2

PMI Processing Part 2 PMI Processing on Fiserv Premier® – Part 2 of 2 (by Brent Reynolds) In this part 2 of 2 learning sessions, we will be discussing PMI processing on Fiserv Premier®. Most of the processes can be automated but there are a few things to consider in...

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Peak Consulting LLC travels

Road Notes from Peak Consulting

Peak Consulting travels around the country, as well as in their local state of Nebraska, to help banks and credit unions maximize their core operating platforms. Learn more about our experiences, learnings, and trainings.

Follow us on our journeys as we help financial institutions around the nation.

New Hampshire Lakes Region Local Dining

New Hampshire Lakes Region Local Dining New Hampshire is a small New England state with quaint towns, beautiful lakes, trees and mountains.  At the heart of New Hampshire is the Lakes Region which has Lake Winnipesaukee, a popular destination for canoeing, fishing and...

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Burlington Breweries

Burlington, VT local breweries Brent recently worked with a client in Vermont and was able to check out a few of the local breweries. Magic Hat Brewing Company is located in southern Burlington.  Magic Hat started in 1994 and moved to the current location in 1997. ...

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Bath, Maine

The Peak Loan Team goes to Bath, Maine. We had the privilege to work with a client in Bath, Maine and what a beautiful place to be in May!  The weather was perfect, the air crisp and clean, and no snow! Things to do: Reid State Park was a neat place to visit on our...

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas Road Notes We recently went on a trip to Las Vegas for client meetings and a conference.  The weather was not as warm as we would have liked (it was actually warmer in Nebraska a couple of days), but we were able to do some fun things while we were there. ...

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Burlington, Vermont

We were recently in Burlington, Vermont while working with a client in the area.  What a neat place to visit! Things to do:  Church Street Marketplace in Downtown Burlington, Vermont is an award-winning open air mall.  It is a hub of activity where you'll find...

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Austin, TX

Austin, TX We recently had the opportunity to visit Austin, TX for a conference.  Austin is the capital of Texas and the 2nd largest state capital in the United States after Phoenix, AZ.  It adopted the "Silicon Valley" nickname in the 90's being the development home...

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Lake Winnipesaukee

  Story: We recently had the opportunity to work with a client in the Lakes Region in New Hampshire.  Also located in the Lakes Region is Lake Winnipesaukee, the largest lake in the...

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Charleston, South Carolina

Story: I recently had the opportunity to work with a client in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina. I have had the opportunity to visit this city multiple times on business and it never gets old. Charleston is packed with scenic views of the ocean, many historic...

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