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May 17, 2019 – Decorah – Billionaire investor Warren Buffet says, “The best investment you can make is in yourself. Your health, your education, and your relationships.” Seniors, you are all making large investments in yourselves by continuing your education.  The return you get on this investment is largely dependent on you.  What you learn, relationships […]

A visit to South Winneshiek Middle School May 1, 2019 – Decorah – We are huge fans of financial literacy in schools. Students who learn personal finance principles early have the most time to apply what they learn before taking on the responsibilities of adulthood. That’s why we enjoy offering financial education literacy programs in […]

May 1, 2019 – Decorah & Cresco – Congratulations to the winners of the Easter coloring contest!  Thanks to all of the children that participated. You really know how to make our lives more colorful!

April 24, 2019 – Important Update – We received word from Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines that grant fund applications came in so quickly that grant money is already exhausted. Grant funding was only available to a handful of selected banks, Decorah Bank and Cresco Bank was fortunate to be chosen. Our home […]

April 10, 2019 – Cresco – Jordan Rue of Cresco Bank & Trust has successfully completed the Iowa Bankers Association Consumer Credit School recently. The school is an intense program sponsored by the Iowa Bankers Association (IBA). The purpose of the IBA Consumer Credit School is to prepare consumer credit personnel who want to broaden […]

March 25, 2019 – Decorah & Cresco – Decorah and Cresco Bank’s Easter Coloring Contest is now underway. Parents, click on one of the pdf links below to download and print a coloring form or stop by either of our locations and pick up a coloring registration for your kids. Return by 4:00pm on Monday, April […]

March 21, 2019 – Decorah – It really is all about the customers. Even those with four legs. The question, “Why do you do what you do?”, was recently asked of our Teller Team. They couldn’t wait to answer. Here is what a few of our Tellers had to say. Check out “Our Story” to […]

December 20, 2018 – Decorah – Congratulations to the winners of the Christmas coloring contest! Winners of the coloring contest are as follows; back row (l-r): McCoy Bonnet, Chloe Albert, Bristol Parker, and Kaci Wangsness. Front row (l-r): Sawyer Gilbertson, Ada Lyon, Harper Scott, Kyra O’Hara, and Lucy Harman. Not pictured: Bonham Atkins. Thanks to […]

December 18, 2018 – Decorah & Cresco – This round of our latest Debit Card Shop Local promotion has come to an end. Thank you to all of you using your debit card and shopping and dining locally! Congratulations to our twenty shop local winners who have each received $250 in cash for using their […]

December 18, 2018 – Decorah & Cresco – Did someone say cookies?! We admit it. Baked cookies and hot cinnamon apple cider are two of our favorite things to share on special occasions. Our employee-owners at our Decorah and Cresco locations are serving up these goodies during our week-long open house celebration during business hours […]