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PRESS RELEASE: Wheatland Bank Joins Glacier Family of Banks
Wheatland Bank to join the Glacier Family of Banks, lead new division in Eastern Washington including North Cascades Bank Community Financial Group, Inc., the Spokane-based holding company of Wheatland Bank, has entered into an agreement to join the Glacier Bancorp, Inc., the Montana-based holding company of North Cascades Bank. Pending approval by Community Financial Group, Inc. shareholders and approval by banking regulators, Wheatland Bank will officially become part of Glacier Bancorp in the 4th quarter of 2023.

Things to Do to Protect Your Money During Times of Inflation
With inflation on the rise and a possible recession looming, now is the ideal time to start thinking about how you can better protect your money. Consider these strategies to keep your purchasing power intact and save a little extra.

TIPS for Tackling Inflation at the Grocery Store

Just about everyone is interested in how to save money on groceries these days. Luckily, there are specific steps you can take to eat well without breaking your budget during this period of inflation.

Follow these 11 tips for saving money on groceries to keep your food shopping bill within budget.


Jennifer Puckett Completed Executive Development Program
Jennifer PuckettPress Release: Jennifer Puckett, Vice President, Loan Operations Manager at North Cascades Bank, recently graduated from the Washington Bankers Association’s Executive Development Program.

How to prepare personal finances for rising interest rates
What do rising interest rates mean for your personal finances?  In this article, we’ll provide specific tips for planning your personal finances in the context of rising interest rates.