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New Lending Opportunities in a Post-COVID World

on Jun 11, 2021 9:11:26 AM By | Jeff Grobaski | 0 Comments | patient lending
As the words “return to normal” and “post-COVID” enter our vocabulary, they reveal the real-world after-effects of the pandemic. Experts expect the ensuing impact of the coronavirus to affect everything from major industries to transportation, to society’s approach to work and education.
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Notary@Epic River Enhances Both The Banking And The Borrower Experience

on Mar 23, 2021 5:42:27 PM By | Jessica Toney | 0 Comments | financial institutions
Epic River has been a premier lending innovator for over a decade. Through the Platform@EpicRiver, community banks and credit unions have been able to better serve their communities through a variety of online lending programs. Our latest solution focused on driving fee income, Notary@EpicRiver, speeds up the lending process and leverages existing on-staff notaries.
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Webinar Recording: Healthcare - Fast Track Your Time to Cash

on Sep 24, 2020 6:13:30 PM By | Jeff Grobaski | 0 Comments | healthcare billing solutions
Over the past several months, your team may have been thrown into unchartered territory, rapidly learning to navigate telehealth, payment delays, and coronavirus claims as well as payor changes and inconsistencies.
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How Hospitals are Helping Patients Pay Their Bills

on Sep 16, 2020 11:21:42 AM By | Norman Woolworth | 0 Comments | hospital financing
It seems the forced moratorium on medical bill litigation that accompanied the coronavirus shut down over the spring has ended. Recently, the number of hospitals and patients suing one another has increased. Sick and injured people shouldn’t have to choose between buying groceries or paying their bills. On the other hand, healthcare providers not compensated for services may be forced into bankruptcy. At last count, 42 hospitals closed or filed for bankruptcy this year, with more expected in the coming months. 
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Don't Wait for Congress to Pass a Bill on PPP Loan Forgiveness

on Aug 18, 2020 7:05:11 PM By | Jeff Grobaski | 0 Comments | financial institutions
Waiting to see what Congress does about PPP loan forgiveness is a risky choice for financial institutions. Large banks and credit unions are already communicating with their borrowers about how to prepare for loan forgiveness and are going to start processing applications in a couple of weeks.  Borrowers are getting impatient -- and there will be tax implications for carrying loans into 2021. The SBA is ready, your borrowers are ready, we have a portal to streamline the whole process for you. Let’s get started. 
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Helping Credit Unions and Community Banks Navigate PPP Forgiveness

on Aug 6, 2020 5:27:13 PM By | Jeff Grobaski | 0 Comments | financial institutions
Great job! You’ve helped your members and borrowers access the capital they need to stay solvent through the last several months.
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Webinar Recording: How Educating Your Customers Can Reduce Your Risks

on Jul 29, 2020 2:34:43 PM By | Jeff Grobaski | 0 Comments | financial institutions
Here is a recording our webinar about how educating your customers can reduce your risks. During this recording, you will learn:
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Panel Discussion: From the Front Lines of PPP Loan Forgiveness

on Jul 22, 2020 4:10:27 PM By | Jeff Grobaski | 0 Comments | financial institutions
Here is a recording of a discussion between three experts in PPP loan forgiveness. During this recording, you will learn:
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3 Ways to Prepare for Automatic PPP Forgiveness

on Jul 20, 2020 12:38:56 PM By | Jeff Grobaski | 0 Comments | financial institutions
Congress reconvenes to discuss the bill introduced early in June that would drastically simplify forgiveness for PPP loans under $150K, by automatically qualifying them for forgiveness. There are three ways this decision could go, make sure your financial institution is ready!
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How Local Financial Institutions Are Showing Communities They Care

on Jun 25, 2020 4:25:38 PM By | Jessica Toney | 0 Comments | banking opportunities
We’re all in this together is the mantra of the COVID-19 era. Cable companies are giving premium channels to quarantined customers, car dealerships are deferring payments for months at a time, and free delivery is standard for many restaurants these days. 
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