This article was originally published on June 20, 2017 by Stickley on Security Inc. Summer has arrived all around the northern hemisphere. Many of us prefer to jump up and head outside to enjoy the spoils of the season and that is certainly fantastic. However, scammers don’t honor the seasons. They will try to trick… Read more »
The Board of Directors of County Bank Corp (OTC: CBNC), the holding company of Lakestone Bank & Trust, is pleased to report a first quarter cash dividend.
Lakestone Bank & Trust (OTC: CBNC) is proud to announce the six recipients of its 2017 scholarships. The Bank received 55 applications for the scholarship, which provides $1,000 per year for up to four consecutive years for recipients. Applications came from many schools throughout Lapeer, Macomb, and St. Clair counties, as well… Read more »
First Published July 5, 2017 by Stickley on Security Inc. Mobile users are being aggressively targeted again with yet another unique phishing lure. This one takes advantage of those teeny tiny screens on smartphones in particular. When receiving links in texts, email, or via social media, for example, a link can look one way. However, when… Read more »
Lakestone Bank & Trust (OTC: CBNC) announces the retirement of long standing and loyal employee, Denise Schreel, AVP, Yale Branch Manager. Schreel will have worked at the Bank for 39 years when she retires on July 7. “Denise has been an integral part of not only the Yale community, but our community Bank. Her leadership… Read more »
Dodd-Frank well-intentioned but strangled community banks Editor’s note: The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed the Financial Choice Act which is designed to rollback a number of constraints placed on financial institutions by tough Dodd-Frank Act rules enacted by Congress following the 2008 financial crisis. Critics of the new Act say banks need more… Read more »