Decorah Bank will be observing Memorial Day on Monday, May 27th. Our lobby and drive-thrus will be closed. The Federal Reserve will be closed. This means that all banking transactions you make after cut-off times on Friday, May 24th, will process the next business day that the Federal Reserve is open, which is Tuesday, May 28th.
High School Graduation gift giving doesn’t get any easier. Back by popular demand, “The Graduate’s Survival Guide” DVD/Book Set includes entertaining scenarios on what they can expect to encounter in college life and a Q&A book providing guidance to help the new graduate manage their money. Already beautifully packaged – all you have to do [...]
Greetings! While national news is tough to watch with many challenges ahead, on a local level our economy is strong. Our market has a 5% unemployment rate as of December 2012. This is near full employment. Agriculture is strong with area farmers having some record years. Area home prices increased in 2012 showing demand in [...]
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 [...]
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. We wish Irene Lovstuen a satisfying [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]