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Beverly Strickland Appointed as Assistant Vice President with Centier Bank

Beverly-Strickland-Appointed-as-Assistant-Vice-President-with-Centier-BankMichael E. Schrage, President and CEO of Centier Bank, is pleased to announce the appointment of Beverly Strickland as Assistant Vice President with Centier Bank.

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Cracking Open Economics: Lessons from the Price of Eggs

Benjamin-F-Edwards-Co-Brings-Client-First-Service-and-Informed-Investment-Advice Have you bought a carton of eggs lately? If so, you might have been pleasantly surprised to see how inexpensive they are these days. As of this writing, they’re averaging a 48% national price drop from two years ago.

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Lower your taxes and be generous at the same time

Benjamin-F-Edwards-Lower-your-taxes-and-be-generous-at-the-same-timeTax season can be a painful reminder that you’re paying more taxes than you’d like and you want to find a way of reducing them. Here’s a surprising one: Be more generous.

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Centier Bank preps for Relay For Life, hosts weekly bake sale


Every year, Centier Bank partners with Relay For Life in efforts to help fight cancer. This year, the La Porte branch stepped up by hosting a bake sale each Friday in March to increase our contributions to this amazing cause.

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Centier Bank Continues to Expand in Indiana When Other Banks are Leaving

Centier-Bank-2019 Centier Bank recently announced its 62nd location in Indiana with the addition of its Downtown Elkhart banking center, scheduled to open in the Summer of 2019. Over the last two years, Centier Bank has opened new banking centers in Fishers, Elkhart, Goshen, South Bend, and Granger. In 2019, the Bank also plans to open a banking center in Michigan City and a mortgage loan office in Greenwood.

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Investing During Retirement: What’s the Best Approach?

Benjamin-F-Edwards-Co-Brings-Client-First-Service-and-Informed-Investment-Advice Oh, for the good old days when funding a retirement was fairly simple and straightforward. You just worked for the same employer, called it quits at 65 and collected a pension. Add in Social Security benefits and you were set for the rest of your life.

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Centier Bank Celebrates Continued Growth in 2018

Centier-Bank-20192018 was a year filled with highlights for Centier Bank, including passing the $4 billion asset milestone in the second quarter of 2018. The bank also opened new branches in the Indianapolis market with its Fishers Crossing location and in Michiana with its Elkhart North location, its 60th and 61st banking centers, respectively.

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Past, Present, and Future Status of the Region's Economy


More than a decade after the Great Recession, Indiana’s second largest market saw growth in 2018. Micah Pollak, Ph.D., assistant professor of economics at Indiana University Northwest, said there are many positive signs of significant economic development and accelerating growth. Northwest Indiana, he said, has been dealing with a shift in its economy for more than 40 years.

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Benjamin F. Edwards & Co. Brings Client First Service and Informed Investment Advice to Chesterton


St. Louis-based financial services firm Benjamin F. Edwards & Co. recently opened its first Indiana location in Chesterton. With the opening, the firm also added four long-time Chesterton financial advisors and two financial client associates.

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TCU Announces Relief Measures for Federal Government Employees Impacted by Shutdown

teachers-credit-unionlogoTeachers Credit Union (TCU) has announced a package of relief measures available to members impacted by the federal government shutdown. The measures are intended to help provide financial security to impacted members and include:

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Black Friday Auto Loan Special through Nov. 27th at REGIONAL Federal Credit Union

REGIONAL-FCU-Black-Friday-Auto-Loan-Special-2018This year, give yourself the gift of a great Auto Loan rate - as low as 2.74% APR* for any term up to 72 months, new, used or refinance.

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