Dear Golden Customer:
We hope you will take time from your 'spring cleaning' and join us at one of these upcoming Golden Hospitality Days! Bring a friend, enjoy good conversation and refreshments.
Morton: 8-10am Thur., April 3, Fri., May 2 at the Original MCB, 671 W. Jackson.
East Peoria: 8-9am Wed., April 9, May 14 at Avanti's.
Minier: 8-9am Thu., April 17, May 15 at our Bank, 119 S. Minier.
Eureka: 8-9am Thu., April 24, May 29 at The Gathering Place at Maple Lawn Homes.
Roanoke-Benson: 8-9am Thu., April 24, May 29 at our Bank, 416 W. Front St.
Toluca: 9-10am Thu., April 24, May 29 at our Bank, 201 N. Main St.
Washburn: 9-10am Tue., April 1, May 6 at the Christian Church Community Center. (April: Wear favorite Easter Hat) (May: Share Mom's favorite words of advice)
Manito: 8-9am Thu., April 24, May 22 at our Bank 105 S. Adams.
Sunnyland/Washington: 8-9am Thu., April 3, May 1 at our Bank, 1895 Washington Rd.
Macomb: 8:30am-12pm Thu., April 3, May 1 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.
There is still 'time' to consider IRA options. 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. (Please consult your tax advisor). Remember also that we offer Health Savings Accounts. (Certain restrictions apply, so talk to Deposit Services for account details and a brochure.)
Savings Special: 36 Month 'Launch Ready' Certificate of Deposit pays 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 3/24/2014. 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.
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, complete the form on www.hometownbanks.com, print it and drop it off at your nearest Hometown Community Bank location. (Rate is current as of March 24, 2014. Offer of credit is subject to credit approval. Rate is variable and determined by adding a margin to the Prime Rate.)
Easter, graduations, and weddings are 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) that include some bank coupons as well. We also offer MasterCard Gift Cards (This card is issued by MetaBank pursuant to a license from MasterCard International Inc. Certain fees apply. See us for details. Available for purchase by MCB customers only.)
Do you have college bound grandchildren? Last year we announced a new service that offers Private Student Loans to our customers through the Bank's participation in the iHelp Private Student Loan Program. Visit www.hometownbanks.com for information on this program or contact Bob Mueller, our iHelp Coordinator, at (309)284-1312 for more information.
If you own your own home and are thinking about doing some Spring or Summer home improvements, talk to your favorite hometown banker to see if a Home Equity Line of Credit is right for you. (Offer of credit is subject to credit approval).
Our Online Banking services offers you many conveniences. You can view your account history & checks, transfer funds among MCB accounts and more...plus ask us about our Bill Pay program...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 bit of the Blarney? Alison and Doug invite you to join them October 1-9, as they travel in 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.