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5-Star Wheatland Bank Like Having a Friend in the Banking Business

 5-Star Wheatland Bank Like Having a Friend in the Banking Business

Spokane, WA - March 2023: BauerFinancial, Inc., the Nation’s Premier Bank Rating Firm, is proud to announce that Wheatland Bank has once again earned its Top (5-Star) Rating for financial strength and stability. Having earned Bauer’s 5-Star rating for 40 (or more) consecutive quarters, Wheatland Bank has earned an even higher designation as an “Exceptional Performance Bank”.  This marks Wheatland Bank’s 64th consecutive 5-Star rating.


Bauer rates every federally-insured U.S. chartered bank with the same strict standards, and is pleased to report that Wheatland Bank continues to outperform its peers. What does it mean when we say, “like having a friend in the banking business?”, muses Karen Dorway, president of BauerFinancial. “It means loyalty and dedication. It’s a connection, one that you can rarely find in a big bank. But at Wheatland Bank, it comes naturally. Not to mention”, she continues, “a local bank means local decisions, made by people just like you.”


Established in 1979, Wheatland Bank has been a dedicated banking partner for the community for 44 years. Making connections and supporting this community has been its hallmark since its inception. Being rated 5-Stars by Bauer, the best, most trusted and most convenient place to go for a validated, statistical review of your bank’s financial strength, is the fruit of its labor.