Dear Golden Customer:
Happy 2014! Your friends at your Hometown Community Banks wish you a healthy, prosperous new year. Thank you for your continued support. We look forward to serving you in 2014.
Warm up with us at one of our upcoming Golden Hospitality Days! Bring a friend, enjoy good conversation, coffee and goodies and learn more about our 2014 group trips.
Morton: 8-10 am Mon., Feb. 3, March 3 at the Original MCB, 671 W. Jackson.
East Peoria: 8-9 am Wed., Feb. 12, March 12 at Avanti's.
Minier: 8-9 am Thu., Feb. 20, March 20 at our Bank, 119 S. Minier.
Eureka: 8-9 am Thu., Feb. 27, March 27 at The Gathering Place at Maple Lawn Homes.
Roanoke-Benson: 8-9 am Thu., Feb. 27, March 27 at our Bank, 416 W. Front St.
Toluca: 9-10 am Thu., Feb. 27, March 27 at our Bank, 201 N. Main St.
Spring Bay: 8-9 am Thu., Feb. 27, March 27 at our Bank, 1605 N. Tremont St.
Washburn: 9-10 am Tue., Feb. 4, March 4 at the Christian Church Community Center.
Manito: 8-9 am Thu., Feb. 27, March 27 at our Bank 105 S. Adams.
Sunnyland/Washington: 8-9 am Thu., Feb. 6, March 6 at our Bank, 1895 Washington Rd.
Farmington: 8 am Thu. March 6 at our Bank 147 E. Fort St.
Macomb: 8:30 am-12 pm Thu., Feb. 6, March 6 at our Bank, 127 S. Side Sq. (Check with the bank for details on the monthly screenings and services planned...visit or call Nancy Dobey at 309-833-4551.)
Important Security Reminder: Morton Community Bank will never call, email or text you and ask you for personal information regarding your accounts. Please remember never to give out your card or PIN numbers or any other confidential information, such as your social security number. There have been a number of phone scams targeting Seniors in Central Illinois recently...so please be aware.
Valentine's Day is just around the corner...consider giving Books of Bills: unique pads of crisp, new one dollar bills in books of $10 (cost $12) and $25 (cost $28) and include some bank coupons as well.
Is it 'time' to begin thinking about your IRA contributions? We are accepting 2013-2014 IRA contributions....traditional as well as Roth. Want to transfer your IRA to your Hometown Bank? Any of our IRA specialists would be happy to assist you.
Savings Special: 36 Month Launch Ready Certificate of Deposit paying 1.01% Annual Percentage Yield. If interest rates "leave the launch pad", this CD allows you a one-time option to raise the rate on your CD, with no penalty, during the term of the CD. (The interest rate can be raised one time during the initial term of the CD if the interest rate on the two year Morton Community Bank CD exceeds 1.01% APY. APY accurate as of 1/27/2014. Rates are variable and subject to change. $10,000 minimum opening deposit. Personal accounts only. Early withdrawal penalties apply. The Launch Ready CD is a special and cannot be combined with other offers.) See Deposit Services for details.
Have you checked out our Online Banking services? View your account history & checks, transfer funds among MCB accounts and more...plus ask us about our Bill Pay program...stay warm, save postage, checks and time! Have instant and secure access to your checking and savings account statements online using our secure Online Banking service. EStatements arrive faster than mailed statements, safer, too...and less paper to file! We also offer mobile banking options! Visit hometownbanks.com!
Looking for a convenient way to save some money for 2014 Christmas gift giving? Ask about our Christmas Club Savings account. Save today to fill your sleigh!
Travel News: Tired of the cold and snow? Alison and Doug invite you to join them on their trip to Sunny California March 23rd thru March 31st. The trip will include San Francisco, Sonora, Yosemite, Sacramento (with a stop at the California State Railroad Museum), the breath-taking beauty of Lake Tahoe (including a cruise on the lake), Sonoma and travel through California's treasured vineyards. In Napa Valley, you'll board the famous Napa Valley Wine Train for a ride through this unique area. Aboard the train you'll relax while you enjoy breath-taking views and a meal accompanied by local wine. A visit to an olive oil press will give you the unique opportunity of sampling many types of fresh olive oil. Call Doug and Alison at (309) 370-1024 for more details; but don't wait, as time and space is running out.
Looking for a bit of the Blarney? Alison and Doug also invite you to join them October 1st through the 9th, as they travel to Ireland with its many shades of GREEN. You will have many unique experiences including: an evening spent in an Irish Castle; a visit to the Waterford Crystal Factory; a visit along the scenic south cost to Cobh, the last port of the ill-fated Titanic; a visit to Blarney Castle and a chance to Kiss the Blarney Stone; great shopping including the Blarney Woolen Mills; a scenic trip around the Ring of Kerry; a visit to Muckrosss House and Museum, one of Killarney's famous "singing pubs; a stop in the village of Adare, regarded as Ireland's prettiest and most picturesque village; the Spectacular Cliffs of Moher; the Connemara Marble Factory; and last but not least, a memorable visit to Dublin. All of these adventures accompanied by a tour-guide/driver who will keep you spell-bound with his tales of Irish history and folklore. Call Doug and Alison at (309) 370-1024 for more information.