Teach Kids to Save this Summer

Posted by on Apr 23, 2013 in 2013 Spring Issue | 0 comments

Although the lazy days of summer seem far away, it’s not too early to make plans that will help you save some money this summer – and teach your kids about saving money. Many parents remark that summer is a drain on their finances with kids at home. Extra food, extra entertainment, and extra trips all involve extra money. Here are a few tips to avoid a big hole in your wallet this summer: Plan Ahead: Whether you are planning an outing to a local amusement park or a family vacation, emphasize the value of saving. Set a family savings goal...

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Save 10% on Algona Bucks … Shop 11-19!

Posted by on Nov 7, 2012 in 2012 Fall Issue | 0 comments

Kick off the holiday shopping season as Algona celebrates its Live Greeting Card Windows! Get your Christmas Bucks* at our State Street office on Monday, November 19, during the Live Greeting Card Windows from 5:30 until 8:00 p.m. and continuing until $50,000 is sold! Bucks expire January 31, 2013. These Christmas Bucks are sold in $20 denominations ONLY. Get Your Christmas Bucks at State Street during the Live Greeting Card Windows Monday, November 19! Save 10%  *Algona Bucks are available in $20 denominations only. Minimum purchase $20....

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ID Theft: Protect Yourself!

Posted by on Nov 7, 2012 in 2012 Fall Issue | 0 comments

Identity theft is on the rise.  And at Iowa State Bank, it’s our job to help protect you – and your identity. That’s why we invite you to take a moment to learn how you can help protect yourself with our newest service – Identity Theft Resolution Service. Choice Checking customers already enjoy this service at no additional cost, and anyone can add it for a low monthly fee. If You’re A Victim, Benefits Include: $10,000 in ID theft expense reimbursement (lost wages, travel expense, lawyer initial consultation fee, child care...

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New! Mobile Banking Has Arrived

Posted by on Nov 7, 2012 in 2012 Fall Issue | 0 comments

It’s here! Mobile Banking has arrived for our Online Banking customers. Simply log in to Online Banking to enroll today. Not banking online? No problem. Apply at www.BankISB.com to be eligible to enroll in Mobile Banking! Can’t find Mobile Banking within Online Banking? See the “Options” link. Try Any or All Ways to Use Mobile Banking* – Text, Mobile Browser or App: • Text Banking Features – Get balances – View history – Find ATM and Branch locations and phone numbers • Mobile Browser and App Features –...

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5 Tips to Make You Love Your Home

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in 2012 Spring Issue | 0 comments

When it comes to making home improvements, there are many considerations. The largest is figuring out how to prioritize your projects, and determining how you can add long-term value to your home. So if you’re in the market for a remodel, here are a few tips to help you get started… First, take some time to consider your objective. Are you upgrading to make your current home your “dream” home, or are you making necessary improvements and enhancements to make it more attractive for a potential buyer down the road? Either way, you will...

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