Category Archives for Kansas City


5th Graders Pursue the American Dream Through Caine’s Arcade Project

Core Bank : Caine's Arcade

By Bridget Clark, SBA Credit Manager, Core Bank The United States of America is known as the land of opportunity. For many Americans, their version of the American Dream includes owning and operating their own business. It takes a lot of planning, vision, capital, blood, sweat and tears to make those dreams a reality. The […]


Because You Served, We Serve You

By Alicia Walker, SBA Relationship Manager, Core Bank One of my most memorable “character-building” experiences happened when I was in the Army some 25+ years ago. I remember it like it was yesterday. Well, not quite, my memory ain’t what it used to be. But, here’s what happened… Joining the Army Right after high school, […]


Employee Spotlight: Sam Croux

Core Bank: Sam Croux Profile Photo

By Sam Croux, Universal Banker, Core Bank If you would have asked me ten years ago what I planned for myself career-wise, it wouldn’t have been anything in the banking world. I was about to graduate college with a Bachelors degree in Fine Arts and I had a grand idea of working for an award […]


Does your bank make you feel like a lucky duck?

Core Bank - Lucky Ducks

By Tricia Luedke, Vice President, Private Banking, Core Bank Ducks can be beautiful creatures gliding effortlessly across a pond. They can also be quite annoying as I’m waiting in traffic for them to cross the street to get to work. In this case, they are geese, but you get the point. I didn’t know there […]