3rd Annual Bemidji Swim for a Cause Fundraiser

Friday July 25, 2014, starting at 7 a.m.* the Bemidji High School Swim Team will swim Lake Bemidji. The swimmers will start at Ruttgers Resort and end at Green Mill.


8 Things Students Working Summer Jobs Should Know about Taxes

Many students take a job in the summer after school lets out. If it’s your first job it gives you a chance to learn about the working world. That includes taxes we pay to support the place where we live, our state and our nation. Here are eight things that students who take a summer job should know about taxes:


ICBA Offers Tips For Financial Preparedness in a Natural Disaster

As hurricane and tornado seasons approach, the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) is offering tips to help individuals put their financial documents in order before a disaster strikes.


Grand Forks Kindergarten class visit to Bank Forward

We had a busy Friday here at the Bank Forward Grand Forks North branch! As part of the Junior Achievement program Melanie Slominski and volunteer for, we invited  a kindergarten class of 22 kids come visit the bank.


Making the Switch has Never Been Easier!

We get it – switching banks can be a lot of work. But at Bank Forward, we don’t think it needs to be. Our personal banking officers are here to help make transferring accounts easier than you ever thought possible.


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