Category Archives: News and Events

Ken Hinrichs

Feb 19 2019

Recent ATM Skimmer Incident


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Hills Bank discovered over the weekend that ATM skimmer devices were placed on two Hills Bank ATMs on different dates in January and February. The impacted ATMs are located at Hills Bank’s North Liberty location at 25 Hwy 965 N …
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Adam Magee

Jan 28 2019

2019 Tax Season Tips


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Monday, January 28th marks the beginning of the electronic tax return filing season which will continue until April 15th for Iowans this year. Because of the Patriots’ Day holiday on April 15th in Maine and Massachusetts and the Emancipation Day …
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Janelle Johnson

Jan 16 2019

2019 Ag Outlook Event


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Agriculture is constantly evolving, and Hills Bank is pleased to provide a day of education to help our customers stay current on trending issues. The 2019 Ag Outlook will include presentations on positioning your business for success in today’s economic …
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Chris Lewis

Jan 14 2019

Beware of Tax Identity Theft


Tax Identity Theft

All taxpayers, business owners, and tax preparers should be aware of identity theft scams by people pretending to be IRS representatives through phone calls, text messages, or email communications. Tax related identity theft occurs when someone uses your Social Security …
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Bethany Gorsch

Jan 09 2019

High School Juniors – Don’t Miss This Grant Opportunity!


Hills Bank Leadership Grant

When I was in high school, I was unsure what my future would hold. I did not have a definite plan going into college, but initially thought about majoring in Pharmacy. During my senior year of high school, I was excited …
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Aaron Schaefer

Jan 07 2019

The Economy and Market From Here…at Hills January 2019


The Economy and Market from Here...at Hills.

Market participants were reminded what investing in stocks is all about last quarter. Volatility!

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Ken Hinrichs

Dec 21 2018

Security Notice: Bruegger’s Bagels Data Breach


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Bruegger’s Bagels revealed that it had experienced a data breach between August 28, 2018 and December 3, 2018 that exposed some of their customers’ data including name, card number, expiration date, and card security code. A list of affected locations …
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Molly Brown

Nov 26 2018

#GivingTuesday


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Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. It’s a celebration of finding ways for your family, community, company, or organization to come together and give to those less fortunate. It also highlights giving on the heels of …
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Aaron Schaefer

Nov 20 2018

The Economy and Market From Here…at Hills November 2018


Economy and Market Here at Hills

It’s hard not to notice the decline in the stock market.  As much as we would all rather think about turkey and dressing, we don’t want the week to run out without at least some comment on the market.

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Aaron Schaefer

Oct 03 2018

The Economy and Market from Here… at Hills October 2018


The Economy and Market from Here...at Hills.

The third quarter of 2018 was strong as far as domestic stock markets were concerned. The S&P 500 reached a record high near the end of September and finished the quarter up 7.71% and 10.56% so far this year. Strong …
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