September 24, 2012
Dear Golden Customer:
It was great to see many of you at our area community festivals this summer and early fall! As the days get cooler, we hope you'll stop at one of our Banks' Golden Hospitality Days! Bring a friend, enjoy good conversation and refreshments..and hear more about our 2014 group trips!
Morton: 8-10am Thur., Oct. 3, Fri., Nov. 1 at the Original MCB, 671 W. Jackson.
East Peoria: 8-9am Wed., Oct. 9, Nov. 13 at Avanti's.
Minier: 8-9am Thu., Oct. 17 at our Bank, 119 S. Minier. (No Nov. Coffee - watch for Holiday Open House info.)
Eureka: 8-9am Thu., Oct. 31 at The Gathering Place at Maple Lawn Homes. (No Nov. Coffee - watch for Holiday Open House info.)
Roanoke-Benson: 8am Thu., Oct. 31 at our 'new' bank 416 W. Front St., Roanoke. (No Nov. Coffee - watch for Holiday Open House info.)
Toluca: 9-10am Thu., Oct. 31 at our Bank, 201 N. Main St. (No Nov. Coffee - watch for Holiday Open House info.)
Washburn: 9-10am Tue., Oct. 1, Nov. 5 at Washburn Christian Church.
Spring Bay: 8am Thu., Oct. 31 at our bank 1605 N. Tremont St., (No Nov. Coffee - watch for Holiday Open House info.)
Manito: 8-9am Thu., Oct. 24 at Manito's Forman Center. (No Nov. Coffee - watch for Holiday Open House info.)
Sunnyland/Washington: 8-9am Thu., Oct. 3, Nov. 7 at our Bank, 1895 Washington Rd.
Macomb: 8:30am-12pm Thu., Oct. 3, Nov. 7 at our Bank, 127 S. Side Sq. (Variety of free walk-in services each month. Oct. 3 Safe Driving Class & Medicare Seminar...reservations needed; call Nancy Dobey at 833-4551. Nov. 7 MDH Flu Clinic (charges do apply).
Fairbury-Cropsey: 8-9am Wed., Oct. 16 at Dominy Memorial Library, Fairbury. (No Nov. Coffee - watch for Holiday Open House info.)
Have you stopped in at the newly remodeled Roanoke-Benson Community Bank location at 416 W. Front Street? They will host an Open House with tours and treats on Friday, September 27 from 1-4pm with ribbon cutting at 12:45pm. Watch for Grand Opening details for our Fondulac Bank, which will open another location this Fall in Clock Tower Place, on Clock Tower Drive, in East Peoria's new Levee District!
Looking for a short-term savings option? How about our 9 month CD special of .55% APY. (Annual Percentage Yield accurate as of 9/16/2013. Minimum opening deposit $1,000. Limited time offer. Rate subject to change. Subject to penalty for early withdrawal.)
The Holidays are just around the corner...hard to believe! The 2013 Rolan Johnson Collectible Ornament should be available at our Bank locations mid-October. If you like giving gift cards, remember we offer MasterCard Gift Cards. (This card is issued by MetaBank pursuant to a license from MasterCard International Incorporated. Certain fees apply. Available to our customers only. See Deposit Services for details.) And, for those of you who like to give cash gifts, our unique "Hometown Book of Bills" ...pads of crisp, new, one dollar bills are available in $10 (cost $12) and $25 (cost $28). Each book includes valuable bank service coupons, too. You might also consider an MCB Group Travel Gift Certificate for those special friends or family members who have everything! Please call Doug or Alison Robinson at (309)370-1024 to make arrangements for the travel gift certificates.
Speaking of holidays, Cliff says it's not too early to mark your calendars now for the 34th Annual Community Christmas Sing on Thur., Dec. 5 from 5:30pm-6:30pm at the Main Bank, 721 W. Jackson Street, Morton. We'll have details on all of our community holiday happenings in the November Goldens' newsletter.
Do you have our Cash Back Visa Card that offers an incredibly low annual percentage rate of 7.25%? (This rate is not just an introductory rate!) To apply, fill out the form at www.hometownbanks.com, print it and drop it off at your nearest Hometown Community Bank location. (Rate is current as of September 16, 2013. Offer of credit is subject to credit approval. Rate is variable and determined by adding a margin to the Prime Rate.)
Consider our online and mobile banking options as we approach the cold, winter months. Also popular, especially with those traveling during the winter months, are our paperless statements...eStatements that offer instant and secure access to your checking and savings account statements online using our secure Online Banking service. View statements, print, or do both! Statements arrive faster than mailed statements...safer, too! For details on Online and Mobile Banking options or eStatement enrollment, visit www.hometownbanks.com.
Our 2013 Travel Adventures are coming to an end. Alison and Doug wish to extend a heartfelt THANK YOU to all who joined them in what have been wonderful adventures this year. Enclosed you'll find information on some exciting 2014 trips! Take a look at the details and contact Alison and Doug Robinson at (309) 370-1024 if you are interested in any of the 2014 trips.