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Texting & Driving: How seconds can turn into years of regret… UNPLUG and RETHINK those buzzing cell phones

It is 7:30 a.m., and you are on your way out the door. You have started your car, packed lunch, grabbed the work folder, and said good bye to your spouse as you are rushing out the door. As you are pulling out of the garage you realize you forgot your other spouse that is with you all day every day, YOUR CELL PHONE!!!



30 years with Renee Christ

In recognition of her contribution and continued service, we are pleased to honor Renee Christ who, this past year, reached a significant milestone in her career: 30 years of service with Bank Forward!



On Thin Ice: The Truth About Fish Houses

It’s that time of year again where the outdoorsmen (and women) in our area put away the boats and golf clubs and take out the skis and ice fishing gear. As you prepare for your first winter fishing trip, you will want to make sure you are able to answer the question “am I covered?” Many people believe their homeowners insurance will provide protection while ice fishing but that is not always the case. The answer to the question “am I covered” may be more involved than you think.


Tips for a Safe, Secure Online Shopping Experience

With the holidays quickly approaching, the Independent Community Bankers of America ® (ICBA) and Bank Forward offer consumers the following tips to consider if they are planning to make any of their holiday purchases online.


Bank Forward Salutes its Vets

Bank Forward is honored to share the stories of two employee-veterans for Veterans Day. We are grateful for their service to our country and that of all veterans.


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