Taking Care of Customers since 1927

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Building the Future. Celebrating Our Past.

We got our start as a small business, a small bank in a small town, in 1927. Our founder, A. C. Brown had a simple formula for success, “Take care of the customer!” It’s a promise we’ve kept for over 90 years and one we intend to stick to. With locations across North Dakota and Minnesota, our highest priority is the prosperity of our customers and our communities.

In-House Home Loan Special Right At Home

Available for a limited time, Bank Forward’s In-House Home Loan Specials feature local lenders, local decisions, personalized service, and offer a variety of options.

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Recent News

Gustafson & Sahlberg Promoted

Gustafson & Sahlberg Promoted

Bank Forward and Insure Forward are pleased to announce the promotion of Heidi Gustafson to Senior Loan Technician and Makell Sahlberg to Customer Service Manager.

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Your Summer Travel Security Checklist

Your Summer Travel Security Checklist

Your travel packing checklist probably looks something like this: toothbrush—check, deodorant—check, socks—check, swimsuit—check, underwear—check, you get the idea. But another travel checklist we don't often think about is our security checklist on the road.

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