Taking Care of Our 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 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.

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Bank Forward Donates $2,500 to Safe Shelter

Bank Forward Donates $2,500 to Safe Shelter

Jamestown. ND – As part of the Bank Forward’s 90th Anniversary Pay it Forward campaign, Tory Hart, Market President of Bank Forward Jamestown, is pleased to announce a $2,500 donation has been made to Safe Shelter.

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STOP. THINK. CONNECT.

STOP. THINK. CONNECT.

Cybersecurity is defined as “the state of being protected against the criminal or unauthorized use of electronic data, or the measures taken to achieve this.” Sounds good, right? And you are doing everything you can to combat cyber criminals and unauthorized use, right? What? You’re not sure? Well, here are some quick tips from the global online safety awareness campaign called "Stop. Think. Connect."

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