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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.”

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 […]

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.

Decorah Bank is urging its readers to educate themselves on the Dos and Don’ts of Credit:  DO read fine print on credit applications.

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 […]

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.

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.

Decorah Bank President, Joe Grimstad, discusses how we have come a long way in environmental sustainability efforts. Find out what Decorah Bank operations and customers are doing to make a difference.

Decorah Bank & Trust’s $10,000 donation will pay for permeable pavers that will enhance design and use of the new Water Street Park. Permeable pavers are an alternative to traditional outdoor pavers where water can filter through the surface to the underlying soil and drainage system. Rain water would otherwise puddle on the surface and run down the parking lot collecting pollutants, essentially destroying the quality of water runoff.