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Relationship Banking at its Best

Relationship Banking at its Best

December 2018: Coral Gables, Florida, BauerFinancial, Inc., the Nation’s Premier Bank Rating Firm, is pleased to announce that Wheatland Bank, Spokane, Washington has once again been awarded its highest (5-Star) rating for financial strength and stability. Earning a 5-Star rating indicates this bank excels in areas of capital adequacy, profitability, asset quality and much more. Earning and maintaining this top rating for 47 consecutive quarters, makes its status indisputable as an “Exceptional Performance Bank”. This designation is reserved specifically for banks that have earned Bauer’s highest rating consistently for longer than at least ten years.

 

“Wheatland Bank’s ability to excel and consistently deliver a stellar financial performance, is a true testament to its values and dedication,” remarks Karen Dorway, president of BauerFinancial. “Through an unwavering commitment to its customers and personal relationships, Wheatland Bank has distinguished itself as one of the strongest banks in the nation.”

 

Financial strength has been the priority for Wheatland Bank since its inception in 1979. Initially founded to serve the needs of Lincoln County’s agricultural and business communities, it has since expanded to 14 conveniently located branch offices. Wheatland Bank has been a source of pride for its local community for 39 years. Its original commitment is kept alive with powerful local ownership and decision making even as the bank has expanded. Wheatland Bank is a value-oriented financial services provider dedicated to serving the needs of its customers, communities and employees while enhancing shareholder value (wheatlandbank.com).

 

Wheatland Bank: “Relationships you can count on.”

 

Member of the FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

BauerFinancial, Inc., Coral Gables, Florida, the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating and research firm, has been reporting on and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution can pay for or opt out of a BauerFinancial rating. Star-ratings are all available for free at bauerfinancial.com.

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