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Race For Wellness: A Success!

With 170 registrants and a warm September day, Horicon Bank completed their sixth 5K Run/Walk for Wellness in Lakeside Park on Saturday, September 16th. Collaborating once again with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), which is a nationwide organization whose mission is to provide education, support and advocacy for families and people with mental illness, all race proceeds benefit the local Fond du Lac … Continue reading

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Horicon Bank Original: Fred C. Schwertfeger

What is at the core of Horicon Bank? Fred C. Schwertfeger, Vice President of Marketing, is here to tell you!

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Equifax Data Breach: What You Need To Know

At Horicon Bank, our goal is to keep you informed on recent scams, data breaches and all other forms of fraud that might threaten your personal information. If you haven’t heard of the Equifax Data Breach yet, here are a few quick facts: At this time, it is estimated that 142 million Americans had their personal information exposed during this … Continue reading

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We’re 121 Years Old. And An Official “Historical Place.”

It’s official! We’re 121 years old. And to celebrate, we have a special announcement. The State of Wisconsin Historical Society has added “Horicon State Bank,” our original bank building in Horicon, to the State Register of Historical Places! That means, we are now eligible to be placed on the National Register of Historic Places when the Wisconsin Historical Society presents … Continue reading

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Horicon Bank Originals: Rose Petitte

Up next in our Original Series, it’s Vice President of Retail Sales, Rose Petitte. Rose came to Horicon Bank from a much larger institution after she discovered she was missing that “community bank feeling.” Learn more about Rose and Horicon Bank by watching her video!

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How To Choose The Right Checking Account

A checking account is a checking account. They’re all the same, right? Well…not quite. Checking accounts are a great way to get access to your money quickly and easily. But they’re not all created equal when it comes to meeting your individual needs. So what should you look for when shopping around for a checking account. Bank Locations Is having … Continue reading

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Horicon Bank Originals: Jim Blise

Meet Jim Blise – owner of Design 2 Construct and member of the Horicon Bank Board of Directors. Jim’s experience is unique. As a customer and director, he appreciates the efficient and personal loan process at Horicon Bank. Learn more by watching his video!

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How I Made The Most Of My Credit Card

You’ve heard the story before – the friend that got themselves into a little trouble because they loved their credit card a little too much. That friend was me. I used to buy things I couldn’t afford just because I thought I “needed” them. I even charged a vacation to a tropical island in my 20’s (one I certainly couldn’t … Continue reading

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Horicon Bank And WB COLUMNS Race For Scholarships

Horicon Bank and West Bend COLUMNS are teaming up to help high school students achieve their goals – and it’s not just a walk in the park. “Since 1926, West Bend COLUMNS has been funding scholarships for local high school graduates,” explained Rose Petitte, COLUMNS President and Horicon Bank VP. “And in 2013, COLUMNS added the ‘Not Just A Walk … Continue reading

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What To Do After The ‘I Do’

All of the details you spent months worrying over have astoundingly come together: you said your vows, you cut the cake, you celebrated all night, and here you are…married! You may assume the planning is over, at last! But you still have a few things to wrap up in those first few weeks after your wedding day. Pay Wedding Vendors … Continue reading

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