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April 13, 2018 – Decorah & Cresco – Decorah Bank & Trust Company recently introduced two new members to its Board of Directors. Larry Stevenson, a recently retired senior ag and commercial banker from Decorah Bank; and Steve Holland, associate professor of economics at Luther College will provide knowledge and guidance from their education and […]

April 4, 2018 – Decorah & Cresco – It’s all part of a symbiotic relationship that community banks have with their communities. Funds taken in by community members are put to productive use by lending that money back into the Decorah, Cresco, northeast Iowa, and southeast Minnesota’s economic ecosystem—to local small businesses and residents just […]

March 30, 2018 – Decorah & Cresco – Congratulations to the winners of the Easter coloring contest! Thanks to all of the children that participated. You really know how to make our lives more colorful! Winners of the coloring contest for Decorah (left picture) and Cresco (right picture) are as follows:

March 1, 2018 – Decorah & Cresco – Following tradition, Decorah and Cresco Bank’s Easter Coloring Contest is now underway. Parents, click on one of the pdf links below to download and print a coloring form or stop by either of our locations and pick up a coloring registration for your kids. Return by 4:00 pm […]

March 1, 2018 – Decorah & Cresco – Every day it happens. Our Customer Support team visits with a panicked customer that experienced an attempt (or success) from someone trying to steal their good name, their money, or both. These are smart people getting taken advantage of through their phone lines, emails, internet browsing, and sometimes […]

Special expired May 8, 2018 February 21, 2018 – Decorah & Cresco – Mmmm…the smell of money. Do you hear the CDs sizzling? If you are looking for additional ways to save, you’ll enjoy these saving options that we are cooking up for you. No calories. No worries. The only weight gain will be in […]

February 15, 2018 – Decorah & Cresco Greetings! Just as shopping locally is good for our local economy – supporting small businesses who are neighbors and friends, so too is banking locally. We know you have many choices about where to bank, both locally and online, so we work hard to earn and retain your […]

January 19, 2018 – Decorah and Cresco – If you’re following a retirement savings plan, you are ahead of 80% of us. There’s no easy way to say this: Americans are not saving for their futures. You can be in the top 20% of the population. The numbers for retirement savings look discouraging with the […]

  Congratulations to our Christmas Coloring Contest winners! Top row (l-r): Jasera Tweten, Danika Mueller, Elia Atkins, and Brandi Nehls. Front row (l-r): Ryder Benzing, Gabe Danielson, Sawyer Zoulek, and Cayden Fritz. Not pictured: Lewis L. and Eloise L. Thanks to all the kiddos that participated in our coloring contest!

December 26, 2017 – Decorah – Muriel Lensch is retiring from a 40-year career at Decorah Bank & Trust Co., most recently as a Home Mortgage Lender. Please join us for a retirement open house in honor of Muriel from 11 am – 2 pm on Friday, January 12, 2018, in the bank lobby. “We […]