Items Tagged with 'Independent Bank'


Banks and credit unions rank among 'best in state'

August 14, 2018
A group of institutions have been ranked on an inaugural list of the best banks and credit unions in every state. Read More

Bank making $63M acquisition

December 5, 2017
A bank in the region has announced it will acquire a bank in northern Michigan with assets of $350 million. Read More

Bank names manufacturing exec to board

December 22, 2016
A bank in the region has appointed a local business leader to its board of directors. Read More

Bank taps lemonade as teaching tool

April 8, 2016
This is a story about turning financial lemons into lemonade — and entrepreneurialism. Read More

Bank names health plan marketer to board

August 10, 2015
A health care industry leader has been appointed to the board of a bank in the region. Read More

Bank delivers on 'Investing With You' campaign

May 28, 2015
A bank has presented four schools in communities within its footprint with checks as part of its “Investing With You” campaign. Read More

Changes in the banking landscape

Banking preferences of millennials have financial institutions reviewing their services.

February 20, 2015
Millennials are making unintended waves in the personal banking world and have even been mentioned by one of Michigan’s oldest banks as the root cause of its recent decision to close several branches in the Lower Peninsula. Read More

Bank closes six branches

January 23, 2015
A bank is closing six branches and consolidating them into other locations in response to “changing transaction patterns” by customers. Read More

Bank names manufacturing CEO to board

November 19, 2014
A bank has appointed the CEO of a publicly traded manufacturer in the area to its board. Read More

Ionia-based Independent Bank celebrating its 150th year

CEO says there is a ‘new normal’ in the U.S. banking industry.

June 27, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Independent Bank, founded in Ionia in 1864, is marking its 150th anniversary this summer with a series of volunteer service projects across the state. Read More