Billboard Company Shines With Help From Minster Bank

Kenjoh Outdoor Advertising billboard on the side of the road at night with a “Now Hiring” advertisement for company IVEX in Sidney Ohio

Not all small businesses are the same, and neither are their banking needs. When John Kirirah started his billboard company, Kenjoh Outdoor Advertising, he knew he needed a bank that would understand his needs and work closely with him. Read on to hear what John had to say about his relationship with Minster Bank and… Read more »

5 Real Estate Trends You Need to Know

A renovated kitchen in a home getting ready to be sold.

The real estate market is ever-evolving according to buyers’ wants, sellers’ needs and the state of the economy. These influences can make selling or buying a home exceptionally complicated. That’s why you need some insider information. When you’re shopping for a new home or getting ready to put your home on the market, remember the… Read more »

How To Find a Budgeting System To Fit Your Life

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  Whether you’re on a fixed income or simply looking to make smarter financial decisions, a budget can help you guide your spending and supplement your savings. However, it’s important to find a budgeting system that suits your lifestyle. Here are some common budgeting methods to help you achieve your financial goals. Use Minster Bank’s… Read more »

Four Unnecessary Expenses to Cut From Your Life

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  As a hard-working adult, you know that saving money is an important thing to do. Unfortunately, it can also be a difficult prospect. Life is expensive, and it often feels like our money is gone no sooner than we’ve earned it. But are all of life’s expenditures necessary? Far from it; a close look… Read more »

Minster Bank Appoints Chief Financial Officer

Minster bank chief financial officer clif perryman

Clifton R. Perryman has been hired as chief financial officer (CFO) for Minster Bank following the retirement of Ken Wuebker. Perryman began in January 2020 as the controller and transitioned to CFO over the past year. As CFO, Perryman is responsible for directing the company’s fiscal operating results, which includes Treasury, Finance and Controllership. Leadership… Read more »

Minster Bank Sows Seeds of Trust With Local Farmer

Dan Vogel’s farm operation in St. Marys, Ohio financed with Minster Bank

Local farmer Dan Vogel has a personal connection to Minster Bank: He began banking with them when his mother started working at the St. Marys office when it opened in 1988. Read more about Vogel’s experience with Minster Bank and how we’ve helped him find success with his farming operation. Personal Relationships at Minster Bank… Read more »

Start the New Year off Right with These Savings Tips

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A new year is a great time for a money makeover. If you struggle with saving or want to save even more than you do already, here are seven strategies worth implementing. Saving Strategy #1: 30 Day Rule According to The Simple Dollar contributor Trent Hamm, one of the simplest ways to avoid impulse purchases… Read more »