Small businesses and small banks: a match made in heaven

Do you need a loan for your small business? You’ve come to the right place. In fact, the U.S. Small Business Administration’s No. 1 tip for finding a “small-business friendly bank” is to explore community banking options — and for good reason. Accounting for just 14 percent of the country’s total banking assets, community banks […]

Join us for a Core Bank Sponsored Recycling Event

Core Bank will be holding a Shredding | Electronic Recycling event on Saturday, April 26th from 9:00 am – 12:00 p.m. (or until the trucks are full) at the Bel Air branch at 12100 West Center Road in Omaha and at the Ashland VFW Club at 102 South 24th Street in Ashland. Accepted items include: […]

Did you get a tax refund this year? Here are 7 smart ways to use that money.

According to the IRS, the average tax refund for 2012 was $2,803. With tax season just past and the majority of Americans having received money back, what can you do to wisely manage this influx of cash? Pay down debt This is not how most consumers want to spend their refund, but paying off your […]

The Small Bank Advantage: Service over Services

Looking for a new banking relationship? Choose wisely. Financial institutions are not “one-size-fits-all.” Ask yourself: What are you looking for in a bank? Dig deeper. What services are important to you? Most all banks offer similar products and services. But that’s where the similarities stop.   What do you value? Convenient access to branches, no matter where […]