IMCB Bank Newshttp://www.panhandlebank.comNews for Panhandle State Bank and its locally operated divisions Intermountain Community Bank and Magic Valley BankCopyright 2010 Intermountain Community Bancorp. All rights reserved.http://www.panhandlebank.com/images/logos/trilogo.gifPanhandle State Bank and its locally operated divisions Intermountain Community Bank and Magic Valley Bankhttp://www.panhandlebank.comAnnouncing Intermountain Community Bank as Winner of the GoBankingRates.com Financial Institution AwardsWe are pleased to announce that our Bank has been selected as the WINNER of GoBankingRates.com's first National Financial Institution Award. This award was based on community involvement, member incentives and special promotions, and customer service.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/2013-national-financial-institution-awardTue, 09 Apr 2013 20:20:00 GMTOther NewsIt all adds up to one great lender: Angela EricksonAngela Erickson, Framing Great Loans. "My passion isn't just for home-owners; I'm inspired to get everyone working, from contractors to suppliers."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/angela-ericksonFri, 01 Mar 2013 22:10:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great lender: CL JonesCL Jones, Rodeo Volunteer and Lender Extraordinaire. "Mortgage and home equity loan rates are at historic lows—let me help you turn challenges into opportunities and dreams into reality."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/cl-jonesMon, 31 Dec 2012 21:30:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Becky TempleBecky Temple, Catching the Best Opportunities. "I'm always on the move, in the roping arena and in business. It's my privilege to earn the trust of my clients by investing my time in them, listening, understanding their business, then helping them find unique, flexible solutions that fit them best."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/becky-templeFri, 30 Nov 2012 19:35:00 GMTPowered by CommunityImportant FDIC Insurance Information UpdateNOTICE: By federal law, as of 1/1/2013, funds in a noninterest-bearing transaction account (including an IOLTA/IOLA) will no longer receive unlimited deposit insurance coverage, but will be FDIC-insured to the legal maximum of $250,000 for each ownership category.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/transaction-accounts-updateTue, 06 Nov 2012 19:10:00 GMTOther NewsCybercriminals Take Advantage of Disaster to Spread MalwareUsers are reminded to be on the lookout for emails or postings pleading for donations or offering exclusive video following Sandy which, in fact, contain malware, spyware, Trojans, or viruses.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/disaster-malwareThu, 01 Nov 2012 21:25:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsHurricane Sandy's WrathVolunteers will play a key role in the relief efforts of Hurricane Sandy.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/hurricane-sandyWed, 31 Oct 2012 23:05:00 GMTOther NewsNational Cyber Security Awareness MonthOctober is National Cyber Security Awareness Month according to the Department of Homeland Security. <em>Stop. Think. Connect.</em> is a campaign designed to have national public awareness around increasing the American public's understanding of cyber threats and empowers everyone to be safer and more secure online.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/csa-monthFri, 19 Oct 2012 01:20:00 GMTOther NewsCyber Threats - What You Should KnowOver the past few weeks cyber threats have picked up all across the country. Cyber criminals are trying to catch people and organizations off guard by capturing key personal information, security IDs and passwords. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/cyber-threatsFri, 28 Sep 2012 22:00:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsNotice of Possible Fraudulent MailerPlease be aware that we have been notified of a very aggressive and possibly fraudulent mailer that is circulating to some of our existing mortgage loan customers. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/fraudulent-mailerWed, 19 Sep 2012 18:00:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsIt all adds up to one great banker: Ben WestonBen Weston, Banking Head and Shoulders Above the Crowd. "I find that customers are drawn to community banks for their home mortgage loans because we can make local decisions that are based on people, not just numbers."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/ben-westonFri, 31 Aug 2012 19:40:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great financial advisor: Dale SchumanDale Schuman, Hooked on Trust. "Our team approach to serving clients is based on putting their interests first, helping solve problems at every level, and earning their Trust for life."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/dale-schuman-trustFri, 31 Aug 2012 19:35:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Dave WalterDave Walter, Banking Native. "I take a lot of pride in helping my community get the resources they need to meet their challenges today and build opportunities for the future."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/dave-walterFri, 31 Aug 2012 19:30:00 GMTPowered by CommunityCaller ID Spoofing ScamThe Fraudsters are at it again. Here’s another twist on attempts to gather information: Customer receives a call with an automated message appearing to be from a legitimate phone number directing them to claim a prize they’ve won by accessing a specific website. Presumably if they enter the website they will be asked to enter additional personal information. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/caller-id-spoofing-scamTue, 17 Jul 2012 18:50:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsNationwide Utility Bill ScamThe BBB has issued a nationwide warning about a new scam claiming that President Obama will pay your utility bills through a new federal program. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Utility-Bill-ScamWed, 11 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsIt all adds up to one great banker: Anita PorterAnita Porter, at Home on the Range. "Whether it's construction, business expansion or developing a new venture, I enjoy the hands-on work of putting together a unique loan package for every customer. Where others might see obstacles, I see opportunity waiting to unfold."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/anita-porterMon, 02 Jul 2012 15:25:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Greg PenceGreg Pence, Banking on Our Ranching Heritage. "It's a privilege to be serving the ranching community with financial and lending expertise as well representing our community in state and national organizations and helping to promote the future of this career to the next generation."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/greg-penceMon, 02 Jul 2012 15:20:00 GMTPowered by CommunityGlobal Payment Systems Security Breach "Contained," but Banks Remain VigilantLast week, Global Payment Systems, a third-party payment processor, announced that hackers may have accessed computers that stored personal information from businesses who had applied to have their credit/debit card sales processed by Global Payments. Global Payment Systems believes that the intrusion has been successfully contained, and the company indicates they continue to make efforts to mitigate further risks of exposure.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/global-payment-systems-breachFri, 22 Jun 2012 15:45:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsIt all adds up to one great banker: Randy ChoateRandy Choate, Banking on Friendship. "I consider it a privilege to work with some of the best people around, from the many customers I consider friends to the outstanding members of the ICB staff."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/randy-choateFri, 01 Jun 2012 17:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Rhonda SeagravesRhonda Seagraves, Championship Banking. "My customers know they can come to me for any reason, at any time, and we'll look for solutions as a team."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/rhonda-seagravesFri, 01 Jun 2012 17:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Lee HardinLee Hardin, Great Banking is Par for the Course. "I enjoy my experiences with all kinds of people, working in the community, and helping my customers realize their dreams, from getting into a new home to financing a college education."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/lee-hardinWed, 16 May 2012 00:15:00 GMTPowered by CommunityTEXTING SCAMWe've received notice that our customers may be receiving fraudulent text messages indicating "PSB NOTICE: your CARD has been DEACTIVATED. Please contact us at 208-771-5124". If you receive such a text DO NOT ENTER ANY INFORMATION. IF YOU HAVE PROVIDED INFORMATION, PLEASE SPEAK WITH A BRANCH REPRESENTATIVE IMMEDIATELY to close your card and order a new one. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/texting-scamThu, 12 Apr 2012 16:22:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsA Little Saving Unlocks a Big Down Payment... Introducing the Home$tart Program!Affordable housing for low to moderate incomes. We will match qualified borrower's savings 3 to 1, up to $5,000!http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/home-start-programMon, 02 Apr 2012 17:40:00 GMTPromotionsIt all adds up to one great banker: Sandy HemenwaySandy Hemenway, Banking on a Great Team. "I'm a big fan of my customers and will give them the personal attention they deserve to assist them with their business game plans."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/sandy-hemenwayMon, 02 Apr 2012 17:30:00 GMTPowered by CommunityDon't become a Victim of Fraudulent Account ActivityWith the potential for fraudulent Debit Cards and Debit Card transactions on the rise, it is very important that you review your account activity regularly and report any discrepancies as soon as possible.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/fraudulent-transactionsWed, 28 Mar 2012 17:55:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsIt all adds up to one great banker: Alan BullardAlan Bullard, Banking in Motion. "Developing common ground is how great relationships start, listening and learning is how they grow."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/alan-bullardFri, 16 Mar 2012 15:45:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Joe WilliamsJoe Williams gives business banking a lift. "My customers appreciate learning how to understand inherent risks and rewards, and make good decisions for their unique situations."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/joe-williamsFri, 16 Mar 2012 15:45:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Roger AguilarRoger Aguilar, Banking at the Speed of Life. "I'm passionate about helping our local industries take advantage of regional, national, and international trends and opportunities."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/roger-aguilarThu, 01 Mar 2012 17:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Greg PartchAlthough other commitments have temporarily grounded Greg Partch, his passion for airplanes and flying is matched by his excitement in helping businesses take off and soar.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/greg-partchThu, 16 Feb 2012 02:45:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Hugh GavinHugh Gavin is banking on a great community. "I'm proud to work with businesses at every stage of their development, from start-ups to maturity."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/hugh-gavinWed, 01 Feb 2012 22:45:00 GMTPowered by CommunityeNFACT Phishing AlertWe have received notification of an email phishing attempt. The fraudulent email appears to be sent from eNFACT as notification of a potential breach on your credit/debit card.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/enfact-phishing-alertFri, 27 Jan 2012 18:00:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsIt all adds up to one great banker: Marty BehmMarty Behm knows that good banking - and good business - isn't about sitting in a big office, waiting for work to come your way.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/marty-behmMon, 16 Jan 2012 20:20:00 GMTPowered by CommunityAlexander Garcia: On the Road to Service and SuccessAlexander Garcia says the support of ICB made a difference to his University success and helped pave his path to a future in Transit Planning. "I can't tell you how much of a difference your scholarship has made!"http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/alexander-garciaMon, 16 Jan 2012 20:15:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIRS Mandate and 1099-K Delivery NoticeUnder recently effective federal law, payment card networks are required to submit gross sales information reporting (IRS Form 1099-K) to the IRS for each business that accepts credit cards.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/irs-mandateFri, 06 Jan 2012 01:55:00 GMTOther NewsIt all adds up to one great banker: Sarah SchorzmanSarah Schorzman brings deep Magic Valley roots to business and agriculture banking, and she knows what it takes to be successful from the ground up.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/sarah-schorzmanSat, 31 Dec 2011 01:01:00 GMTPowered by CommunityA Circle of TrustThinking of creating something beautiful that lasts a lifetime? ActiveWest Builders and Panhandle State Bank put your dreams first. Dennis Cunningham: "PSB makes the financial end of the construction process easy. I recommend them because they care about their customers the way I care about the houses I build. Everything is based on trust and quality." Andi Schoutens: "I want to work with people I can depend on, whether it's building my home or managing my finances. PSB takes care of every aspect of my financial life so that I can do what I love most!"http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/activewestSat, 17 Dec 2011 01:15:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker: Richard CraddockWhen it comes to community business and community banking, Magic Valley Banker Richard Craddock has you covered.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/richard-craddockSat, 17 Dec 2011 01:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityU.S. Savings Bonds Changes<p>Big changes right around the corner! Paper U.S. Savings Bonds will not be sold at financial institutions or through mail-in orders after December 31, 2011. Buy and manage electronic savings bonds safely, online, 24/7, through TreasuryDirect, www.treasurydirect.gov. </p>http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Savings-BondsThu, 01 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMTOther NewsIt all adds up to one great banker.<p>When it comes to business banking, Intermountain Community Banker Ryan Petrik knows what it takes to be successful from the ground up.</p><p>"Our work goes on well before and after loans. We help businesses with planning, risk assessment, internet security and more -- as well as how to move through the paperwork necessary to get the resources they need.Intermountain Community Bank understands that we can’t just look at numbers on the page. That’s why I like to get down to business right where business is done. It’s the best way I know of to understand what’s needed and create innovative, flexible solutions for long term success."</p>http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Ryan-PetrikThu, 01 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIt all adds up to one great banker.<p>Intermountain Community Banker Doris Brown is passionate about working one-on-one and face-to-face with her customers, sometimes over several generations.</p><p>In this fast-paced world, many people have lost interest in really hearing and understanding others. I like to help my customers relax and take all the time they need, whether they’re talking about their last vacation or their most critical financial matters. I want their banking experience to happen at their pace, whatever that may be. When one of my customers refers a friend or parent for financial planning, or brings in their child to open a first account -- that’s my definition of success. I’m proud to earn the trust of so many wonderful people.</p>http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Doris-BrownTue, 15 Nov 2011 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityLocal Horsepower Helps Rising Stars Shine <p>"Her world will never be the same again."</p> <p>That’s what the Rising Stars Therapeutic Riding Center means to children and adults with disabilities. Transformation. "There’s just something magical about helping someone find their first connection with a horse," says Rising Stars Executive Director Marni Porath. "Suddenly, you’re part of something big and powerful and enabling. It truly changes lives in ways nothing else can."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Rising-StarsTue, 01 Nov 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityPanhandle State Bank Takes a Fresh Approach to Small Business"When we saw the opportunity to purchase the Old Town Market, we knew it was the right fit for our experience and for our hometown ties. We had already decided to leave our previous jobs to start our own business, but we weren’t sure how to get started. A lot of banks weren’t willing to take a chance on us because we didn’t have traditional sources of funding. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Little-Town-MarketTue, 01 Nov 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityAuto Bay ScamA company advertising itself as “AUTO Bay” in Craig’s List and Auto Trader, soliciting consumers for internet automobile purchases is a scam. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Auto-BayFri, 14 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsM & M FeedlotsDarin Mann might not seem like a typical third-generation Idaho farmer, with his degree in Chinese from BYU and his background of international travel. But he was happy and grateful to join his father, Kent, working and improving their heifer-replacement operations, and to raise his family on the land his grandfather first farmed in 1947.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/MM-FeedlotsFri, 14 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityInspired QualityWhen Coeur d’Alene native Pepper Smock took on his latest project - creating a restaurant and gathering place for people who appreciate great food, local artistry, and an accessible, elegant atmosphere -- he knew he was stretching some boundaries. But Pepper believes that passion doesn’t cut corners, and it starts at home. That’s why he looked for local partners to build Seasons Fresh Grill and Bar.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Seasons-GrillSat, 01 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityCheck Therapy AddictionIt’s the same story every month. You tell yourself that you’ll change, but when it’s crunch time you still reach for the checkbook. It’s time to get serious about your check-writing habit. You know it will be good for you—safer, faster, easier, and better for the environment. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/check-writersWed, 14 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMTPromotionsFraudulent "FDIC Notification" E-Mails with Attachment The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has received numerous reports of fraudulent e-mails that appear to be from the FDIC and contain an infected attachment.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/FDIC-Fraudulent-EmailsFri, 02 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsProtect Your Identity From Phone ScamsIf you receive a phone call indicating that your credit(VISA or MasterCard)/debit card has been compromised or you need to reactivate a card that was deactivated, and asks for the card number, do not provide any personal information. The fraudster may have some information like card your number, phone number and expiration date but will not have the 3 digit security code on the back of your card. Do not provide this number or any other personal information to the caller. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Phone-ScamsThu, 01 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsBanking On BedsMost banks are running away from new construction, but when we were ready to build in a new location, ICB was excited and eager to help us.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Beds-TodayThu, 01 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityBuilding on Our CommunityThe staff at ICB are so active in our community,they know, they see the great needs we have here. And they do what it takes to make things happen. ICB is much more than a building -- it’s a center of hope.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Rose-AdvocatesWed, 17 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityNew Online Banking August 17thDon’t you just love Online Banking? You can access your information, make transfers and a whole lot more whenever YOU want from wherever YOU want. Well, get prepared to love it even more! This Wednesday, August 17th, we will launch our new and improved Online Banking program. You’ll love the new look and feel as well as the familiarity of all the functionality you’ve grown to love!http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/New-Online-BankingMon, 15 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMTPromotionsOnline Banking UpgradeOnline Banking will not be available from 4pm to approximately 8pm PST on Wednesday, August 17th. We apologize for this inconvenience but it is necessary to implement and test all the changes.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Online-Banking-UpgradeMon, 15 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsFreedom to ChooseThe loan that gives you the freedom to choose.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Freedom-LoanMon, 01 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMTPromotionsWhen was the last time you had a mortgage checkup?Having regular checkups by a doctor is critical to ensuring good health. The same concept holds true for one of your most important financial investments: your mortgage.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/mortgage-checkupMon, 01 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMTPromotionsMerchant ServicesWere so confident we can save your business money we’ll pay you $25 just for the opportunity to review your credit card processing charges.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Merchant-ServicesFri, 29 Jul 2011 07:00:00 GMTPromotionsSelkirks-Pend Oreille Transit ProjectOn June 13, 2011, Selkirks-Pend Oreille Transit, affectionately known as SPOT, launched free bus service connecting the communities of Dover, Sandpoint, Ponderay and Kootenaihttp://www.panhandlebank.com/news/spotThu, 14 Jul 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityA&W Family Restaurant"Our Family has a long history of providing quality food and service to our community, and we've been able to build a good business by working seven days a week to take care of our customers."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/awFri, 01 Jul 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityPeak MediaPeak Media is well named: you’ll find the professionals in this production company in helicopters chasing fires, immortalizing skiers, and capturing just about any "peak" story you can think of.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/peak-mediaFri, 01 Jul 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityDebit Card Use Outside the United StatesIf you are planning a vacation and will be traveling outside the US, please let us know.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/debit-card-use-outside-usMon, 20 Jun 2011 17:50:00 GMTOther NewsVisa Pumps Up Automatic Hold on Gas PurchasesStarting June 18, 2011, customers paying for gas with Visa cards may see a hold of up to $125 whenever they use an automated fuel dispenser. This is an increase from the previous hold amount of $75.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Gas-PurchasesThu, 16 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMTOther NewsTake the Stuff that Matters......Leave the Bills to Us! Online Bill Pay is one more way that we help you save time and money.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/take-the-stuff-that-mattersWed, 15 Jun 2011 23:18:22 GMTPromotionsSignal Point MarketingWhen it comes to energy, the team at Signal Point Marketing+Design seems to have tapped into the mother lode. The office vibrates with it as the creative spark leaps from one designer to another, engaging everyone within earshot.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/SignalPointWed, 15 Jun 2011 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityWho’s picking up the bill for the revised debit/credit card Interchange law? You are!The proposed changes to the Interchange Law, which determines who pays the costs of using debit cards, will redirect fees currently paid by merchants back to the issuing bank and the consumer.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/InterchangeWed, 27 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMTOther NewsSnap Fitness"ICB was the perfect match for my business because they really listened to me, made smart recommendations, and got me the financial products and services I needed."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/snap-fitnessFri, 15 Apr 2011 21:19:22 GMTPowered by CommunityWest Side ChoppingThe key to a successful farming operation is to have a banker who really understands farming” says Wayne. “If you just sit in your office, all you ever see is figures. Our banker comes out to our place, walks around, talks things over with us. That hands-on approach to the front lines is what sets MVB apart. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/West-Side-ChoppingTue, 12 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityJoel's Fresh Mexican FoodSandpoint has been a great place to build a life, with plenty of time for business, family and friends. I loved this town from the first time I visited it – in the winter!http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/JoelsWed, 16 Mar 2011 13:00:00 GMTPowered by Community3MB Specialties"For my money, ICB is the best bank in town. We give our customers the results they want, with great products and service - that’s the real key to success in any business."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/3MBTue, 01 Mar 2011 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunitySettling InnDave and Jill Jurgensen know it’s a jungle out there. As a construction professional, Dave followed opportunities to Venezuela for five years, then other sites, overcoming some daunting challenges to get the job done right.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Log-InnTue, 01 Feb 2011 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityReceive Your Bank Statements Electronically!Resolved: "This year, I will streamline my financial affairs." Sign up now for the safety, convenience and flexibility of eStatements!http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/estatementsTue, 11 Jan 2011 20:00:00 GMTPromotionsPanhandle State Bank Shines as a 2010 Governor’s Brightest Star Award RecipientBoise – Extraordinary volunteer service from throughout Idaho was recognized last week as Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter and First Lady Lori Otter hosted the 9th annual Governor's Brightest Star Awards Ceremony at Boise State University.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Brightest-StarWed, 15 Dec 2010 08:00:00 GMTOther NewsPutting A Legacy to WorkCongratulations to twelve local charities selected to receive grants from the Community Focus Trust! The recipients will receive annual disbursements ranging between $2,600 and $45,000. $1.5 million will be distributed by the time the Fund sunsets in 2016.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Community-Focus-TrustMon, 06 Dec 2010 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunitySchweitzer Mountain ResortOur expectations are high, our staff is engaged, and we’re all motivated to make every customer’s experience legendary. We moved our banking relationship to Panhandle State Bank because we want the local connection with a bank that values the customer experience every bit as much as we do.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/SchweitzerWed, 01 Dec 2010 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityCafe ChuloBrad and Zack Simon know a commitment to great food, friendly service and hard work can be a recipe for success in the hospitality industry. This dynamic duo built their two-generation enterprise together, putting to good use a perfect combination of energy, creativity, patience and stubbornness. “http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Cafe-ChuloMon, 15 Nov 2010 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityNichols Accounting GroupWhen it comes to creating a lifelong, friend-to-friend relationship with customers, ICB gets it! In our role as advisors and advocates for our clients, we often find ourselves in a position of being asked for references to banks.  It’s a pleasure to refer clients to ICB because of our terrific experience with them as our firm’s bank.  http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Nichols-AccountingMon, 15 Nov 2010 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIwasa Eye CenterThe Iwasa family is deeply grounded in service, family and community, The family patriarch, Dr. George Iwasa, O.D. has always taken his commitment to Southern Idaho very seriously and considers his work to establish his office in Payette in 1953 to be a vocation rather than simply a career. http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Iwasa-Eye-CenterMon, 01 Nov 2010 23:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityLiving Stone Inc.We concentrate on understanding the end results that our customers are trying to achieve, give them ideas, and then draw on our experience to make their vision a reality. Panhandle State Bank takes the same care with their customers. They listen to what we need and what we are hoping to accomplish. We know we can count on PSB for the long-term.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/LivingStoneMon, 01 Nov 2010 23:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityPeppershock MediaIntermountain Community Bank's ability and eagerness to help us in helping others was a huge factor in our decision to work with them. Having community focused values is something we share with ICB.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/PeppershockFri, 15 Oct 2010 08:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityKellogg Pet Medical CenterWe’ve built our lives around caring for others - pets and people - in our community. It’s not always easy in a small town, but in good times and bad, we all come together to support each other. Being a part of that is important to us, and it’s why we chose to develop our practice and raise our family here.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Kellogg-PetFri, 01 Oct 2010 23:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityMcElroy RanchesWe need a bank with people who understand our lifestyle and our business, because they live and work beside us. That’s why we trust Tom Hemenway and Intermountain Community Bank.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/McElroy-RanchesThu, 16 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityFDIC Suspicious Telephone Call AlertSuspicious telephone calls claiming to be from FDIC employees are being reported. These calls appear to be illegal schemes to steal money or collect sensitive personal information, such as bank account numbers.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/FDIC-AlertThu, 09 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsWinning with Online BillPayLarry Laird won $250 by also paying his bills on-line with Intermountain Community Bank.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/another-winnerFri, 03 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMTOther NewsImelda's Coffee CasaI trust Intermountain Community Bank because I know and trust the people who work there to be genuinely concerned about what’s best for me and my business, and for our community. I love that ICB employees show their pride in their community and in their bank. That matters to me.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/imeldas-coffeeWed, 01 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityOnline Banking Bill PayPaying Bills is Inevitable, but Why Make the Planet Pay Too?http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/green-billpayWed, 01 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMTPromotionsILF MediaI need to spend my time being creative, not figuring out how to get my banking done. ICB makes it easy to streamline the financial side of our business so that we can keep our focus on our clients, not our bank statementshttp://www.panhandlebank.com/news/ILF-MediaWed, 01 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMTPowered by CommunityCongratulations to Kathy Cahill from Post FallsCongratulations to Kathy Cahill from Post Falls for paying her bills on-line and winning an Apple Ipad!http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/Ipad-WinnerWed, 01 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMTOther NewsDale Schuman Selected by the Inland Northwest Community FoundationCongratulations to Dale Schuman (SVP Trust and Wealth Management, Panhandle State Bank), who has been selected by the Inland Northwest Community Foundation to be featured in their newsletter and on their website! http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/dale-schumanMon, 23 Aug 2010 20:25:00 GMTPowered by CommunityIdentity Theft ReminderYour local bank does NOT require you to provide account information over the phone or through email. If you ever question why someone is asking for your personal information, it is best to NOT give it and to contact someone you trust.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/identity-theft-reminderFri, 20 Aug 2010 16:25:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsTrust Opens Doors: Selkirk Glass and Cabinets"We put a huge value on working with neighbors who are absolutely invested in this community, just like we are. That's why we chose Panhandle State Bank..."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/selkirk-glass-and-cabinetsFri, 30 Jul 2010 22:22:22 GMTPowered by CommunityNACHA Phishing Alert The Electronic Payments Association has received reports that individuals and/or companies have received a fraudulent email that has the appearance of having been sent from NACHA.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/nacha-phishing-alertThu, 22 Jul 2010 23:50:00 GMTAlerts and ScamsFederal Deposit Insurance Coverage Increase Made PermanentThe temporary increase in FDIC insurance from $100,000 to $250,000 has been made permanent.http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/fdic-insurance-increaseThu, 22 Jul 2010 18:05:22 GMTOther NewsWestern Systems"It's the personal relationship and sincere commitment to my business that really sets ICB apart."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/western-systemsFri, 16 Jul 2010 23:22:22 GMTPowered by CommunityHollingsworths' Inc. (John Deere dealer)"ICB is our bank because they share our work ethic, our passion for community, and our emphasis on one-on-one relationships."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/hollingsworths-incThu, 15 Jul 2010 19:41:22 GMTPowered by CommunityPLAYXPERT"Sandpoint has everything we need to be successful long-term, thanks to a growing infrastructure, and top quality professional services like Panhandle State Bank. It's a great place to incubate an idea and build a business."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/playxpertTue, 22 Jun 2010 23:18:22 GMTPowered by CommunityLove Inc"It's so important to know we can count on our community bank in hard times, as well as when it's easy to give." http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/love-incTue, 22 Jun 2010 23:18:22 GMTPowered by CommunityRianne's Bridal"It seemed crazy to even think about this in the middle of a recession, but Panhandle believed in me and helped me every step of the way. Panhandle State Bank cares about my accomplishments the way I care about every bride's special day."http://www.panhandlebank.com/news/riannes-bridalSat, 19 Jun 2010 01:33:22 GMTPowered by Community