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Top 4 Trades of March

At the beginning of each new month, we like to go back and see what the Top 4 Trades were from the previous month. This way, we know what our clients are looking for and how trade is helping them in their daily lives.

Top 4 Trades of February

At the beginning of each new month, we like to go back and see what the Top 4 Trades were from the previous month. This way, we know what our clients are looking for and how trade is helping them in their daily lives.

Things to Improve your Home Office

With the lockdowns of 2020, many of us were relocated to working from home, and it looks like many of us will still be working from home during part or all 2021. If you are one of those who now have a home office, there are a few things you can do to help improve it for the new year.

Top 4 Trades of January

At the beginning of each new month, we like to go back and see what the Top 4 Trades were from the previous month. This way, we know what our clients are looking for and how trade is helping them in their daily lives.

Top 4 Trades of December

At the beginning of each new month, we like to go back and see what the Top 4 Trades were from the previous month. This way, we know what our clients are looking for and how trade is helping them in their daily lives.

Happy New Year

From all of us at IMS, thank you for your business, loyalty, and support this past year. Thinking outside the norm was key to all businesses surviving 2020, and since IMS, as an alternative currency, exists outside the norm every day, we're proud to say we were able to change the way IMS does business to adapt.

Keeping Up with the Season

The holidays are always stressful, this year seems to be doubly stressful. Finances are tight, some of us are celebrating by ourselves for the first time in a long time, and who really has time to figure out goodies for everyone?!

Top 4 Trades of November

At the beginning of each new month, we like to go back and see what the Top 4 Trades were from the previous month. This way, we know what our clients are looking for and how trade is helping them in their daily lives.

Top 4 Trades of October

Top 4 Trades of October

Should You Be Thinking About Retirement Right Now?

The answer is yes! The year 2020 has shaken many and brought their focus back to basic needs. But one that may be overlooked right now is the subject of retirement. Even though it might not seem important, it may be more important than ever, especially since the studies have shown that the number one financial worry of working people is that they don’t have enough saved to retire.

Top 4 Trades of August

At the beginning of each new month, we like to go back and see what the Top 4 Trades were from the previous month. This way, we know what our clients are looking for and how trade is helping them in their daily lives.

Top 4 Trades of July

At the beginning of each new month, we like to go back and see what the Top 4 Trades were from the previous month. This way, we know what our clients are looking for and how trade is helping them in their daily lives.

Top 4 Trades of June

At the beginning of each new month, we like to go back and see what the Top 4 Trades were from the previous month. This way, we know what our clients are looking for and how trade is helping them in their daily lives.

Social Distancing Safe Summer Activities

As states start to open and ease up on restrictions, it is still important to stay safe and stay healthy this summer. We did some research on activities that medical professionals are saying are low risk and great for social distancing for the summer. We took that research and compiled a few things that are not only social distancing friendly but also available on trade!

Top 4 Trades of May

At the beginning of each new month, we like to go back and see what the Top 4 Trades were from the previous month. This way, we know what our clients are looking for and how trade is helping them in their daily lives.

The Perfect Winter Night Out: Northern IL

Winter in the Midwest can either be exciting or rather uneventful. If you are going cabin crazy or looking for something special to do, we have a perfect night out for you to try!

Top 5 Personal Resolutions for 2020

It’s that time of year, a beginning of a year that sparks the need or inspiration to improve for the upcoming months. Did you know that you can use your IMS Trade Dollars to help achieve your New Years Resolutions?

18 Wisconsin Winter Fun Ideas

Winter is here and for the Midwest, that means many days of the same of thing over and over. To help you out with your boring winter days, we have compiled a list of 18 fun things to do banish your winter blues!

The Perfect Golf Day Itinerary: Rochester, NY

Pack your clubs; you’ve got a tee time in Rochester, NY! Love great places to relax and enjoy yourself after your round? You’ve come to the right place. Rochester is a place where golf has thrived and grown for over a century. Do you want to play from sun-up to sundown? Check out this perfect golf day itinerary, courtesy of IMS Barter, to see a sampling of what we have to offer. We’ll see you on the first tee!

List of Donatable Items You May Not Have Thought Of ​

Along with your regular donations of food and clothes, consider dropping off one of these essentials next time you hit the donation center.

The Perfect Golf Day Itinerary: Milwaukee, WI

Wisconsin’s rolling landscape has attracted some of the nation’s most talented course designers as well as top professional golfers and casual weekend players alike. With picturesque landscapes and plenty of courses to choose from, you’ll be sinking that birdie in no time. Check out this perfect golf day itinerary, courtesy of IMS Barter, to see a sampling of what we have to offer.

IMS is Open for Business

IMS is open for business and brokers are ready to take your calls, respond to your emails, and bring you trade opportunities that save your cash reserves.

4 Ways to Help A Charity without Spending Cash

As a company that strives to save your business cash, we are also a company that wants to give back to the community. We wanted to let you know that there are ways you can give back, both as a business and in your personal life, when your financial resources are limited.

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