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Home Buying Journal

March 21, 2019 | Leah Driver

As someone who writes blog articles and works for a bank, I thought I’d share my home buying experience. So, here goes…...read more

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What should I know about Commercial Mortgages?

March 14, 2019

If you’ve realized your rent is too high, you’ve outgrown your office space, or you have a balloon payment coming up, you’re probably...read more

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How to Spot and Avoid Common Scams

March 11, 2019

Have you ever gotten an email from someone claiming to be royalty? In their email they tell you that they will inherit millions of dollars, but need your...read more

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Tom Dooley Hired as Commercial Relationship Manager

March 8, 2019

Citizens State Bank is pleased to announce Tom Dooley has joined our team as a Vice President,...read more

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Business Insurance Coverage Information

March 3, 2019

As a business owner, you know risk is unavoidable. While not all risk can be mitigated, insurance is...read more

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Indiana Community Banking

March 1, 2019

Learn how banks impact Indiana's economy...read more

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Credit Card "Rules" for Success

February 28, 2019

There are many advantages to using a credit card. Here are a few things you should keep in mind to maximize the benefits....read more

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Savings - How Do You Compare?

February 11, 2019

We often hear that saving money is a challenge. A recent survey shows that nearly 50%...read more

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Preparing to Apply for a Small Business Loan

February 7, 2019

Applying for a business loan can be intimidating, but the more preparation you do, the higher your odds of getting your application approved. Here...read more

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Matt Patterson Named Top Lender

February 6, 2019 | Leah Driver

Citizens State Bank is pleased to announce...read more

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Citizens State Bank Scholarship

January 16, 2019 | Leah Driver

Citizens State Bank is pleased to announce a $5,000 non-renewable scholarship to provide financial assistance...read more

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Writing a Business Plan

January 14, 2019

So you’ve decided to launch your own business and be your own boss. Now what? The best step you can take now is to have a plan, or more specifically a Business Plan. Yikes! Don’t you need an MBA to write a business plan? Thankfully, the days of 100 page business plans are over, but that doesn’t mean you should bypass this important step....read more

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Welcome Ken Hall

January 6, 2019

Citizens State Bank is pleased to announce Ken Hall has...read more

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Welcome S. Scott Fitzsimmons

January 4, 2019

Citizens State Bank is pleased to welcome...read more

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50-30-20 Budget Rule

January 3, 2019

There are as many ideas about budgeting as there are financial writers. While it’s important to find a system...read more