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  • Minnetonka Redevelopment Project

    Highland Bank is proud to be a part of a major community redevelopment project at the corner of Plymouth Road and Cartway Lane, across from Ridgedale Center. In the Summer of 2015, the existing three-story building will be demolished to make way for a new six-story mixed-use development. We expect to move into our new branch sometime in late 2016.

    During construction our Minnetonka branch staff will continue to serve customers from a temporary modular facility located on the current...

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  • Highland Bank Is Embracing the Future of Banking

    Embracing the Future of Banking

    It’s no secret that technology has dramatically changed the way most people bank over the past decade. Online and mobile banking transactions have soared in recent years as consumers have embraced these time-saving options. According to Javelin Marketing Research, mobile banking adoption is growing at over 20% annually, and over 30% of users access mobile banking at least once a...

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  • Banking on Blucys

    Highland Bank Opens Doors for Neighborhood Hot Spot

    When The Blue Door Pub opened in 2008, the neighborhood grill quickly earned rave reviews for its stuffed “Blucy” burgers, tater tots and Spam bites. Within a year, The Blue Door Pub’s signature Jiffy Burger was voted “Best Burger” by City Pages and had been...

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  • Highland Bank in the Community

    A True Community Partner

    Highland Bank team members have been busy! You may have seen us:

    Presenting free seminars for business owners.

    Highland Bank hosted several seminars for small business owners. Critical Employment Law Issues to Protect Your Business focused on key human resources topics and ways to implement policies that protect small businesses. This educational and networking event was held January 14, 2015. The Bank also presented a seminar...

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  • Economic Recovery Hits Home

    Twin Cities Housing Prices Are Rebounding

    Thanks to a strengthening economy and the lowest interest rates in decades, the Twin Cities housing market is on the upswing and consumers and businesses alike are reaping the benefits.

    "A worsening economy and challenges in the financial and housing sectors dominated the news for months. Rumors abounded that it was nearly impossible to get a loan. All of...

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  • 10 Tips for Cybersecurity

    Protect Your Business

    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has created the Small Business Cyber Planner 2.0, a free, online cybersecurity planning guide to help small businesses create a customized security program and protect themselves against cyberattacks. The FCC also offers these tips for improving cybersecurity:

    1. Establish security practices and policies and train employees to follow them.
    2. Protect information, computers and networks...

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  • Cybercrime on the Rise

    Will Your Business Survive a Cyberattack?

    When computer hackers stole the credit card numbers and personal information of more than 40 million Target customers in late 2013, the story dominated headlines for weeks and focused attention on the growing problem of "cybercrime."

    Unfortunately, large corporations aren’t the only businesses to become victims of criminal activities conducted using...

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  • Banking on Growth Yields Great Harvest

    Chairman Fred Wall to Resign After 40 Years of Leadership

    Chairman Fred Wall to Resign After 40 Years of Leadership

    After serving 38 years as Highland Bank’s Chairman of the Board, Fred Wall will officially resign on June 1, 2014, leaving the bank’s operations in the hands of his son, Rick Wall, who has been chief executive officer of Highland Bank since 1994.

    Armed with...

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  • Joy Morris: Super Mortgage Professional

    Joy Morris

    Congratulations Joy!

    We at Highland Bank are proud to announce that Joy Morris has been selected by Twin Cities Business, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, and Crescendo Business Services as a “Super Mortgage Professional” for a third straight year (2011, 2012 & 2013)!

    Joy has been with Highland Bank since March 2006. She has...

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  • Introducing our new Business and Personal Bill Pay products

    Personal Bill Pay is now faster, simpler and more flexible than ever!

    • You can pay virtually anyone.
      From the local bakery to a Fortune 500 Company, even your babysitter.
    • Send money to friends and family.
      All you need is their email address or cell phone number.

    Personal Bill Pay makes paying anyone a breeze. Enroll today!

    Personal Bill Pay is available to anyone...

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