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September 13, 2017 – As you may or may not have heard, Equifax Inc., a credit reporting agency announced that they had experienced a cyber security incident potentially impacting up to 143 million U.S. consumers. We, Decorah Bank, have received initial notification from Equifax that they found no evidence of unauthorized activity on any of […]

Decorah – September 6, 2017 – We’re excited that work has begun on our additional staff parking lot. It will provide 23 parking spaces for our growing staff and will help make parking more available for others on the East end of downtown. Unique features of the lot are a solar production canopy and rainwater […]

Opportunities galore Decorah & Cresco – September 5, 2017 – If your child is old enough to ask you to buy them a toy, they are old enough to start learning basic financial lessons. The best teachable moments come in everyday moments – usually while shopping or viewing an advertisement. Look for opportunities to talk […]

Decorah & Cresco – September 1, 2017 – In an effort to improve the U.S. payments system, you may have noticed a change in the times during the day the electronic Direct Deposits post to your account. This recent change was made by NACHA (National Automated Clearing House Association) as part of phase 1 of […]

Hint, it has nothing to do with test scores. Decorah & Cresco – September 1, 2017 – College students have a tremendous understanding of test scores and GPAs, but how can we help them understand their credit score and the value of saving? Here is the American Banker’s Association top 10 tips that are designed […]

Getting ready for the real world Decorah & Cresco – August 14, 2017 – As the back-to-school date approaches, many of today’s younger consumers are likely gearing up to spend money, yet among U.S. adults ages 18-34, just over half are paying bills on time. Furthermore, 44% of high school students report that they don’t […]

PERSONAL BANKING Decorah – August 11, 2017 – Enjoy a full-time career in the Personal Banking Department at our Decorah location. The ideal candidate will thrive in delivering excellent customer service and will be comfortable meeting new people. This candidate will help in supporting an existing client base while having a keen attention to detail […]

Decorah & Cresco – August 7, 2017 – A big step in successfully managing your money is learning to set and save toward financial goals. You will always have both short and long-term financial goals to work on. Short-term financial goals could include saving for a new video game, a phone, or a weekend trip […]

Take a minute to think about all the ways you are connected to the world. Do you have a smartphone? Some kind of tablet? What about a smart TV? Perhaps you own a gaming system with online capabilities. The average U.S. household actually has 5.7 connected devices, and that number is going to rise. In […]

Decorah and Cresco – June 7, 2017 If you have our debit card, you have a new way to pay! Decorah Bank and Cresco Bank debit cards can now be enrolled in Samsung Pay, Android Pay or Apple Pay, and used anywhere mobile payments are accepted. Mobile wallets are the latest in smart phone payment […]