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Bell Updates Jan 8, 2019

Why the Ag Economy Should Matter to Non-Farmers

For the last six years, many farmers and others who work in agriculture have been struggling. The price they’ve been receiving for the crops they’ve been raising has been low – in some cases it’s half of what they made during what’s known as the “super cycle” of 2006 through 2012, a time when many grain producers enjoyed unparalleled prosperity. Yet their costs to grow that crop continue to rise.

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Bell Updates Jan 2, 2019

Bell Receives 5 Stars from ‘Nation’s Bank Rating Service’

We’re proud that Bell has been rated a 5-star bank by BauerFinancial, Inc., an independent bank research firm.

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Bell Updates Dec 21, 2018

Happy Holidays from Bell and The Blenders!

We wish you and yours a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Bell is proud to once again have sponsored The Blenders’ holiday tour.

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Bell Updates Dec 7, 2018

Economic Outlook December 2018

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 26, 2018

Bell Bank Voted Best in 4 Categories

The votes are in! Readers of The Forum in Fargo have voted Bell Bank the area’s Best Bank, Best Customer Service, Best Large Workplace and Best Mortgage Firm!

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Bell Updates Nov 14, 2018

Boots on the Ground

Most of our commercial customers in Fergus Falls work in agriculture, so it’s not uncommon to find Fergus Falls branch president Jeff Stanislawski and ag and commercial lender Jerry Polejewski trekking across a field, documents in hand, to jump on a tractor or combine get more information or close a loan.

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Bell Updates Nov 14, 2018

Trust Officer Goes Out of Her Way to Care for a Client

Over the past few years, one of our elderly clients has been dealing with significant challenges following the loss of her spouse. Last winter, she was hospitalized and spent a long time in rehabilitative care after falling on the ice and breaking her pelvis.

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Bell Updates Nov 12, 2018

Home Is Where the Heart Is

When one of our employees found herself suddenly without a place to stay, unsure if she could remain in town – let alone continue working for Bell – Fergus Falls teller supervisor Emily Christenson offered her home as a safe haven until her co-worker found a place of her own.

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Bell Updates Nov 8, 2018

NBA Player Tyus Jones a Bell Bank ‘Champion’

Apple Valley native and NBA point guard Tyus Jones has inked a partnership agreement with Bell Bank, becoming a Bell Bank “Champion.”

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