It’s cold outside, winter is here, we’ve wrapped up the Holidays and less people are out and about. Yes, this is all true because we live in the midwest! So how do the winter months affect the housing market and what does that mean for you as a buyer? Have you ever heard this said, “Oh, I think we’re just going to wait until spring”? We’ve all heard it and it can be applied to many things but when it comes to the housing market, …Read More »
Heritage Bank and Elan provide credit card users the latest in digital technology. Elan now offers cardmembers the ability to make secure mobile payments* with a compatible Apple®, Android®, or Samsung® phone, tablet, or watch without ever opening their wallet.
Mobile Payment Technology
Streamline Check Out
With Mobile purchasing, at check out, cardmembers can use their phone instead of swiping a card. They can simply wave their phone over a compatible terminal to pay. When they hold their phone near the terminal, they can “okay” the purchase …Read More »
Through the years BauerFinancial has earned the reputation of “the nation’s bank rating service”.
If all banks and credit unions have federal deposit insurance what difference does it make what the rating is? Consumers (and businesses) that exceed the deposit insurance limit could lose some of their money in a bank failure; it is surprisingly easy to go over the insurance limit without realizing it due to interest payments, proceeds from the sale of a house, retirement accounts, death of a signer on the account, conditional …Read More »
I’ve been hearing about the Equifax breach in the news. What happened?
Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus, experienced a massive data breach. The hackers accessed people’s names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver’s license numbers. They also stole credit card numbers for about 209,000 people and dispute documents with personal identifying information for about 182,000 people.
Was my information stolen?
If you have a credit report, there’s a good chance it was. Go to a special website set up by …Read More »
Effective June 25 2017, changes are being implemented to keep the security at the highest possible level for Mobile Banking. You will need to be sure that your device is on a compatible OS (Operating System).
Please ensure that you are using a compatible version as listed below.
Android users with devices on Android KitKat 4.4-4.4.4 (Level 20) and above will be able to connect to Mobile Banking
Iphone users with devices on iOS 8 and above will be able to connect to Mobile Banking
If you are on an …Read More »
Credit Professionals like Travis Jones must keep in tune with ever-changing credit environment
[SPICER, MN] – Heritage Bank is proud to announce that Travis Jones, CRC, passed the Credit Risk Certification test through the Risk Management Association.
The exam covered seven broad areas of credit risk assessment. This new knowledge allows Travis to work on a deeper level with his clients to prepare for unexpected incidents. Proactively discussing risks and developing a plan to address those risks gives clients a peace of mind when these events occur.
Jones, …Read More »
Experience and proficiency will fuel the growth of Heritage Bank’s Rural Iowa Ag Team
[Holstein, IA] – Heritage Bank N.A. welcomes Tony Gordon, a lender with a strong history in the ag industry. Gordon joins our team as an Ag Relationship Manager in our rural Iowa market.
Mr. Gordon’s portfolio includes farm clients in the rural Iowa market. “Having more than 20 years of agriculture lending experience, Tony is ready to help our ag customers,” Market President Dave Brown said. “With his expertise in lending, leasing, machinery …Read More »
We invite you to check out our new Online Banking site!
Improvements of the site where you manage your Online Banking are listed below. Some may apply to you, and some may not… but all are designed to make banking with Heritage Bank more convenient and provide you with easier access to your accounts. Check out our Online Video Tour of the new site!
“We have had many requests over the past couple of years to upgrade our online banking, to improve navigation, make it easier to search transactions …Read More »
New Business Banker a critical piece in our expansion
Heritage Bank N.A. is excited to announce the hiring of Brian Zech as a Business Relationship Manager in Sioux City.
“Brian is well-suited for the Sioux City market as he specializes in commercial real estate and has worked with all aspects of operating and equipment loans,” Market President Dave Brown said. “The expertise he brings is a perfect fit with our Business Banking team.”
As a Relationship Manager in our unique Team of Three approach, Zech will lead the development of client relationships …Read More »
REEMTSMA BELIEVES GREAT RELATIONSHIPS DRIVE GREAT SUCCESS
With over a decade of banking experience, Reemtsma touts relationships as key component
[SIBLEY, IA] – Heritage Bank N.A. is proud to announce Mike Reemtsma, a skilled banking professional with a strong focus in agribusiness, has a new office in Sibley, IA. Mr. Reemtsma is an Ag Relationship Manager with our Ag Banking team.
Reemtsma has committed his entire banking career to the agribusiness community. “Mike has worked with all aspects of farming, from livestock to real estate acquisition,” Iowa/South Dakota Market President …Read More »