• Marquette Bank Celebrates America Saves Week by Offering Tips and Savings Incentives
    Neighborhood bank participates in national campaign to promote savings - Feb. 27 through March 2, 2013   

    Orland Park, IL (Feb. 11, 2013) – Marquette Bank, a locally-owned neighborhood bank, is observing America Saves Week, a national campaign to promote savings, by launching its “Chicago Saves with Marquette Bank” promotion starting on Feb. 25, 2013 through March 2, 2013. In addition to special saving incentives during the week, Marquette Bank is also offering customers tips to encourage saving during this time.

    “We are excited to continue our participation in this national savings campaign,” Colleen Marszalek, Assistant Vice President, said. “Marquette Bank’s core values are built upon educating the people in our neighborhoods on the importance of savings for now and for the future.” 

    Marquette Bank offers the following financial tips to help neighbors:

    1. Plan to be Financially Successful
      • Know where your money is going 
      • Save for specific needs 
      • Write down immediate, short-term, intermediate and long-term goals 
      • Create a spending plan that works for you and track what you spend
    2. Start Saving Now to be Prepared
      • Save lump sum payments/windfalls like tax refunds, gifts or inheritances 
      • Be prepared for the unexpected such as sudden illness, theft, natural disasters or the loss of your job 
      • Have adequate health, car, home and life insurance
    3. Improve Your Credit Score  
      • Your credit score is a number that indicates if you have good or bad credit history
      • Improve your credit score by paying your bills on time
      • Don’t apply for credit (cards) frequently and try to pay off your balance every month if possible 




    For more information on Chicago Saves promotion, visit www.emarquettebank.com; and for more information on how to save, visit www.americasaves.org.



    About Marquette Bank:    

    Marquette National Corporation is a $1.6 billion diversified financial holding company for Marquette Bank.  Marquette Bank has been a locally-operated bank providing personalized banking service since 1945.  Marquette Bank is a full-service, customer-focused neighborhood bank that serves the financial needs of Chicagoland communities, offering an extensive line of financial products including retail banking, mortgages, trust and business banking, free Online Bill Pay and free Automated Telephone Banking.  Marquette Bank’s retail branches are located in Chicago, Aurora, Bolingbrook, Bridgeview, Evergreen Park, Hickory Hills, Lemont, New Lenox, Oak Lawn, Oak Forest, Orland Park, Romeoville and Summit, Illinois.  Marquette Bank customers have convenient free access to over 50,000 Allpoint and Starsf ATMs worldwide.   

    Marquette Bank is an Equal Opportunity Lender, Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC. Follow Marquette Bank on Twitter or like the Bank on Facebook for special offers and news.For more information visit: http://www.emarquettebank.com  or call 1-888-254-9500.