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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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Horicon Bank Joins Exclusive Club

Horicon Bank recently earned an “Outstanding” CRA rating, the highest rating available from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), and was one of only twenty FDIC regulated banks to earn the honor in 2017. In fact, Horicon Bank was the only bank in the FDIC Chicago region to receive an “Outstanding” rating. CRA stands for the Federal “Community Reinvestment Act.” … Continue reading

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Before The ‘I Do’

Let’s face it, weddings can be expensive. Weddings are typically a huge financial burden for many newlyweds just starting their new lives together. The good news is, it doesn’t have to be that way! Start out with smart planning and a little creativity and you can easily have an unforgettable wedding – without breaking the bank. Build A Wedding Budget … Continue reading

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A Great Place To Work…5 Years Running

For the fifth year in a row, we’ve earned a spot on the list of Top Places to work in southeastern Wisconsin…and it couldn’t feel any better! Each year the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ranks Wisconsin employers based on results of an extensive survey process conducted by Workplace Dynamics, LLC. The “Top Workplaces” list is determined based solely on employee feedback. … Continue reading

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Register To Race For The Red, White And Blue!

Horicon Bank’s 5K Run/Walk for the Red, White and Blue is back! And this year, all race proceeds benefit the Gold Star Memorial Trail – a local effort to build a recreational trail connecting Dodge County communities from Mayville to Beaver Dam. The trail will memorialize and honor fallen service members from the area. We’re racing through Horicon on Saturday, … Continue reading

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