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Tips for small business – Combating cyber fraud

It’s not news that cybercriminals are increasingly targeting small businesses to transfer funds from accounts and steal private information, a fraud referred to as “corporate account takeover.” Alas, criminals will try to spoof emails, use malicious software and online social networks to obtain login credentials to businesses’ accounts, which they then attempt to make illicit […]

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How to predict your own success

You’ve probably never experienced stepping in quick sand – but you can about imagine the drag it would have on you physically and emotionally.  Our latest Chat with the Experts™ expert has great insight on releasing emotional misery.  Les McKeown will tell you how to identify which pattern you’re in AND how to get unstuck […]

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Lovstuen retires – thanks for 50 years!

What were you up to 50 years ago?  Irene Lovstuen was just starting her fifty year career with the Bank.  We’re guessing that Irene has probably seen and heard about most financial situations – but then, we will never know because of her value and respect for financial confidentiality. We wish Irene Lovstuen a satisfying […]

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Get Smart About Credit

Decorah Bank is urging its readers to educate themselves on the Dos and Don’ts of Credit:  DO read fine print on credit applications.  The application is a contract, so read it carefully before signing. DO be wary of anyone who claims they can “fix” your credit report. DO pay at least the minimum due and contact your creditor if you […]

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What top expert says about becoming successful…

New! Audio Series for Success! Your success depends on much more than dollars and cents. That’s why we’re extending a Chat with the Experts™ audio series just for you. Listen to what top experts in America have to say about topics that will help you grow. The best part? This series is available to you […]

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Decorah Bank Expands Bank Team

Decorah Bank & Trust Company recently welcomed Josh Giddings to help with the growing needs of the company. “Josh Giddings adds expertise to an already outstanding and professional group of bankers that demonstrate the bank’s ongoing commitment to provide assistance to area businesses and farming operations in the area,” said Ben Grimstad, president and CEO […]

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Largest Rooftop Solar Installation

Powered By The Sun Decorah Bank & Trust Company recently went live with the largest rooftop solar installation to date in Decorah. The 22 kilowatt (kW) photovoltaic solar array sits on the bank roof fixed and should produce enough energy to power the equivalent of three average-sized homes. Dennis Pottratz of Go Solar in Decorah […]

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Children Win in ‘Race to Save’

Children Win in 'Race to Save'

Research shows that children who save money are more likely to go to college. “It may sound extreme, but there seems to be a correlation between being fiscally responsible that builds confidence in other areas of a young persons’ life,” according to Decorah Bank & Trust’s financial education director, Johanna Kittelson.

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