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Decorah & Cresco – June 1, 2017 What you should know before planning your adventures For a few years we’ve been hearing, “I can’t travel without a credit card.” For whatever reason there’s a myth that debit cards won’t work while traveling. The truth is that debit cards work just as easily as credit cards […]

Decorah & Cresco – May 30, 2017 – This summer we are giving 26 lucky winners $50 in area chamber dollars for using their debit card. Every time you use your Bank MasterCard Debit Card you’ll be automatically entered to win from June 1 – August 31. One winner will be selected at random each […]

Decorah & Cresco – May 26, 2017 – You now have access to a new version of the Decorah Bank and Cresco Bank (DBT & CBT) mobile banking app that includes some new features. If you already have the app it will update automatically depending on your smart phone settings. The redesign keeps all the […]

Decorah & Cresco – May 23, 2017 Do you know your credit score or what makes up a credit score? There are over 600 risk factors that are included when calculating a credit score. These risk factors fall into five main categories: payment history, which makes up about 35% of your credit score; how much […]

Decorah & Cresco – May 11, 2017 – Have you been dreaming, planning and designing your dream home? Before you start falling in love with design options, establish your budget and be prepared to stick to your budget. Figuring out financing is as easy as 1-2-3. Step 1 – Get preapproval for your construction loan […]

Decorah & Cresco – April 14, 2017 – We are pleased to bring you Real Time Banking beginning April 25, 2017. This enhancement allows for faster and more efficient banking. Real Time Banking simply means your account balance will be quickly updated whenever a transaction to your account or debit card is processed whether from […]

Decorah – March 9, 2017 – That’s right. You have the capacity to become wealthy. Many of the wealthiest people in America have similar spending habits. It may not be obvious by seeing what millionaires drive or where they shop. You can learn a lot on how to build wealth by looking at these shared […]

Decorah & Cresco – February 21, 2017 Greetings!  The books are closed for 2016 and we just finished preparing thousands of tax notices for interest paid and earned. 2016 was a solid year for the bank. Following are some highlights. If you look around town there is quite a bit happening! The Bank is an […]

In the Driftless Area & beyond Decorah & Cresco – January 20, 2017 – Buying and maintaining a home is a big deal. It’s quite the commitment. Feel confident knowing that we offer a knowledgeable team of eleven employee owners to support you during the life of your loan. We’ll have you relaxing with your favorite […]

That’s right, not one, but two open houses happening this week! Decorah Bank & Trust’s Christmas Open House is 9-4 on Thursday, December 22nd. You’ll be treated to homemade treats and hot cider all day long. Pianist Reagan Barta will play from 2-4 pm. Reagan is a 22 year old freelance musician that has 10 years […]