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Bell Updates Feb 14, 2017

Bell Bank Leader Reveals One of the Secrets to Bell’s Success

There’s a not-so-secret formula that has helped Bell Bank repeatedly win awards for having the best customer service. It’s been a practice at Bell for decades, and we celebrate it every February. It’s “LOCBUTN” (pronounced “lock-button”).

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Bell Updates Feb 8, 2017

Economic Outlook February 2017

In this month's Economic Outlook, Chief Investment Officer Greg Sweeney gives perspectives on Federal Reserve policies, expectations for interest rates and inflation, and what's going on in national and global markets.

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Bell Updates Feb 2, 2017

Bell Says: Home Buying Still “Hot”

When it comes to mortgages, 2016 turned out to be a very good year for home buyers. Low rates and positive economic growth enticed more people to buy homes. Moving into 2017, our Bell Bank Mortgage experts anticipate another exciting year.

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Bell Updates Jan 12, 2017

Turn Your Financial Luck Around by Learning from Others’ Mistakes

Our mistakes can be powerful teachers, but they can also be painful. So, it’s even better when we can learn from the mistakes others have made. To help turn your financial luck around, we asked some of our bankers about the most common financial blunders they’ve seen and how to avoid them.

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Bell Updates Jan 5, 2017

Economic Outlook January 2017

In this month's Economic Outlook, Chief Investment Officer Greg Sweeney gives perspectives on Federal Reserve policies, expectations for interest rates and inflation, and what's going on in national and global markets.

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Bell Updates Jan 5, 2017

Resolve to Improve Your Finances in 2017

Many people see a new year as a new opportunity for growth and change. When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, 34 percent are usually money-related, according to statisticbrain.com. If you’re making a finance-related resolution this year, remember that it doesn’t have to be complicated.

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Bell Updates Dec 19, 2016

'Tis the Season. Pay It Forward.

Check out the fresh new stories and videos we've added to the Pay It Forward section of our website. (Bring a tissue.)

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Bell Updates Dec 9, 2016

Economic Outlook December 2016

In this month's Economic Outlook, Chief Investment Officer Greg Sweeney gives perspectives on Federal Reserve policies, expectations for interest rates and inflation, and what's going on in national and global markets.

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Bell Updates Nov 28, 2016

Bell Bank Announces Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Bell Bank plans to add an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) to its employee retirement benefit, president and CEO Michael Solberg announced.

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