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July 31, 2020 – On Tuesday, August 4th, our Digital Banking platform and mobile apps will undergo a minor version update. This update should have little to no effect on any of our customers and will bring new functionality to the platform. There will be no downtime; however, anyone logged in at the time of […]

July 21, 2020 – Making your banking experience as simple and accessible as possible is important to us. We know we are not always available when you have digital banking questions. That’s why we’ve partnered with a trusted U.S. based customer care center to provide you with after-hour phone support for your digital banking needs. […]

July 17, 2020 – To protect you and our community, beginning Monday, July 20th, we will require all customers to wear masks or face coverings in our branches. This requirement does not apply to young children or individuals who cannot wear a face covering due to a medical condition. Bank employees will also be wearing masks […]

July 8, 2020 – We are excited to welcome our newest Associate Financial Advisor, Chad Mills, to the Decorah Bank Wealth Management team. As an Associate Financial Advisor, he will help people accumulate, preserve, and transfer wealth. When asked what he is passionate about, Chad replied, “Financial Planning. I understand that financial decisions can be […]

June 26, 2020 – Opening an account doesn’t have to be cumbersome. It’s easier than ever to open an account online using Decorah and Cresco Bank’s digital online account opening platform. In the midst of this pandemic, it’s easy, fast, and convenient to open your next deposit account without leaving the comfort of your own […]

June 24, 2020 – One of our goals is to help others use and reap the benefits of clean energy to help reduce the impact on our environment. In 2019, we reached carbon neutrality and continue to work on decreasing our environmental footprint! Joe Grimstad, our Vice Chairman, helped lead us in these efforts. He […]

June 10, 2020 – Last week changes to the Paycheck Protection Program were finalized.  Good News: many (but not all) concerns of our small business customers were addressed. Our friends at Pioneer Bank in Mankato, Minnesota, recorded an excellent video on the updates. They are graciously allowing us to share this video with you.  Please […]

June 5, 2020 – We want to thank all our customers for your patience and understanding throughout the last few months. Though our lobbies were closed, we are grateful to have continued serving your financial needs in various ways. We are excited to announce that Cresco Bank will be reopening on June 8th and Decorah […]

June 5, 2020 – June Dairy Month initially began as a way to distribute extra milk during the warm months of summer. It was started in 1937 by grocer organizations sponsoring “National Milk Month.” By 1939, June became the official “dairy month.” National Dairy Month acts as a reminder of the health benefits that dairy […]

June 3, 2020 – Decorah Bank & Trust is delighted to announce today’s launch of greenpenny, a digital-only branch with the aim of serving industry and individuals who are concerned about climate change. Digital-only means that the services provided by greenpenny are accessible to people anywhere in the U.S., through digital channels only and not […]