BaZing Merchant List Grows

By Kelly Raison AVP, Branch Manager, NMLS#662902 We’re always looking for ways to make our products and services better. Thanks to a partnership with BaZing, we offer all INB checking account customers savings perks when they use the BaZing app.  Here’s a list of recently added offers.* Merchant Name City Offer SunGard Window Fashions Bloomington…
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Celebrating Employee Careers Includes Sharing Stories

By Sarah Phalen INB President and CEO After working at another local bank for 10 years, Jacque Wise felt a little like she was “starting over” as she transitioned into a mortgage processing position at INB in 2012. “Working with a financial institution for so many years to then start over was a little intimidating.…
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INB Supports Bloomington-Normal Nonprofits with Donations

By Brienne Rudesill Branch Manager, NMLS #1619297 As part of our Bloomington-Normal branch grand opening, we encouraged visitors to nominate a local non-profit as the recipient of one of 10, $100 donations. As you can see below, we had a great response. Thanks to everyone who visited our new location. Our winning, local non-profit and…
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Our staff shops local. Saves big with BaZing.

By Kelly Raison AVP, Branch Manager, NMLS #662902 If you haven’t started using the BaZing perks that come with INB checking accounts, you are missing out. Our bank staff makes a conscious effort to take advantage of the benefits offered to them. Here are three stories from colleagues who have saved big with BaZing when…
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Local Architecture Highlighted in Bloomington Branch Artwork

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator Striking original photography catches your attention when you walk into the newest INB branch in Bloomington. Photographed by Springfield’s John Muchow, the artwork is a beautiful complement to the renovated, modern office space INB is now operating from as we serve customers in the Bloomington-Normal area. John, who now…
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Brienne Rudesill Brings Local Experience to INB’s Newest Branch

By Marilyn Titone Schaefer AVP, Communications Director A combination of banking experience and familiarity with the Bloomington-Normal area helped secure Brienne Rudesill as INB’s first branch manager in its newest branch. But it was her commitment to customer service that sealed the deal. “Brienne understands what it takes to provide customers with outstanding customer service,…
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Know Basic Standards for Government-backed Loans

By: Justin Gensler NMLS #611367 Vice President and Vice President, INB Federal Housing Authority backed loans require our lending staff to ensure the property meets the organization’s standards. Local appraiser, Rikki Linne, with Linne & O’Brien Appraisal Group, LLC, says appraisers follow minimum property standards as outlined in HUD Handbook 4000.1. Below are few of…
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Time Doesn’t Change the Need for Banking in Pleasant Plains

By Marilyn Titone Schaefer AVP, Communications Director Corn. Soybeans. Tractors and combines. They’re the things that make up many small farming communities in Central Illinois, and Pleasant Plains is no exception. So it didn’t surprise any of us that a banker would want to ride a combine even though she has no farming background. Her…
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