Many crop producers in the Upper Midwest are coming off one of their best years ever in 2015, as far as corn and soybean yields are concerned. In addition, many farm operators in the same region that are enrolled in the new Ag Risk Coverage (ARC-CO) farm program option recently received a significant ARC-CO payment on their 2014 corn crop, and some producers also received an ARC-CO payment on their 2014 soybean crop. These two factors are leading some farm operators to be overly optimistic …Read More »
As of Sunday, Oct. 25, you should notice upgrades to ePay online bill pay.
While all the basic functionality will remain, a few things are changing and some new security features will be added.
Easier Navigation: Each payee you have entered will be displayed on a feature ribbon for easier access. Instead of clicking through “Manage My Bills,” you will be able to select to edit each payee’s information.
Identifying Payees: Each merchant payee may have a logo displayed next to the merchant name. This will vary by …Read More »
Securing Your Home Network
A protected home network means your family can use the Internet safely and securely.
Most households now run networks of devices linked to the Internet, including computers, laptops, gaming devices, TVs, tablets, and smartphones that access wireless networks. To protect your home network and your family, you need to have the right tools in place and confidence that family members can use the Internet safely and securely.
The first step is to Keep a Clean Machine and make sure all of your Internet-enabled devices …Read More »
YOUNG BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL MAKES MOVE TO WILLMAR
In a business where networking is key, Andrew Selberg is anxious to get more involved!
As a young professional new to the area, Andrew Selberg has already made many great connections. Selberg is now managing the investment portfolio for clients in and around the Willmar area with Legacy Financial, LLC, as a registered representative of Cambridge Investment Research, Inc., and an investment advisor representative of RDA Financial Network.
A native of Urbandale, IA, Selberg most recently lived in Hopkins, MN, just …Read More »
When you choose which bank is best for you, do you make your selection by the structure of its walls and the height of its roof?
You would be more likely to select a bank that you could trust to keep your finances secure, provide timely services and useful products and have available to you a knowledgeable team of professionals.
Heritage Bank is competing in Sioux Falls without opening a traditional branch location. “When it comes to a bank and how we manage your money; security, …Read More »
Today’s mobile devices are as powerful and connected as any PC or laptop. Take the same precautions on your mobile device as you do on your computer with regard to messaging and online safety. The first step is STOP. THINK. CONNECT.
October is National Cyber Security Awareness month. Heritage Bank found these great tips offered by staysafeonline.org, powered by the National Cyber Security Alliance.
Keep a Clean Machine
Mobile devices are computers with software that need to be kept up-to-date (just like your PC, laptop or tablet). Security protections …Read More »
Senior customers from all over northwestern Iowa gathered on Thursday, Oct. 1 for Heritage Bank’s Annual Customer Celebration in Holstein. Bridge players and 500 players competed at tables in Holstein’s Veteran’s Memorial Hall all afternoon and enjoyed a community meal to wrap up the evening.
Several of the Heritage Bank Employee Owners were on hand to lead the party and hand out plenty of door prizes. “This event really brings our communities together to enjoy the fellowship of playing cards and, of course, great food!” Duane …Read More »
Heritage Bank is excited to provide eNotices to help shorten delivery time of important account information and reduce paper waste!
As of Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, electronic notification will be sent out via email for all checking overdrafts, insufficient funds and returned items. If you are currently signed up to receive eStatements and your checking account is charged for an overdraft, insufficient funds or a returned item, you will receive an email notice in the same manner that you receive the eStatement notice.
This convenient eNotice feature …Read More »
STOP. THINK. CONNECT. is simple, actionable advice that everyone can follow to stay safer and more secure online.
STOP: Before you use the Internet, take time to understand the risks and learn how to spot potential problems.
THINK: Take a moment to be certain the path ahead is clear. Watch for warning signs and consider how your actions online could impact your safety, or your family’s safety.
CONNECT: Enjoy the Internet with greater confidence, knowing you’ve taken the right steps to safeguard yourself and your computer.
October is National …Read More »
You may find mortgages to be challenging and confusing. Sweeping regulatory changes in the mortgage industry are being implemented on October 3, 2015, to provide you a better understanding of the mortgage process. These changes will affect all aspects of the mortgage process including lenders, realtors and title agents.
To better equip the mortgage professionals in our area, Quality Title and Heritage Bank teamed up to provide an educational luncheon for mortgage lenders, realtors and title companies on Wednesday, Sept. 16 at MinnWest Technology Campus in …Read More »