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How to Read a Plant Tag

Posted on May 19th, 2017 in Budgeting, Community, General, Seasonal by vgmforbin |

At Security State Bank we love to get to know our customers and the passions they enjoy. This month it’s our turn to share some helpful information and tips on one of our favorite passions – gardening! Whether you’ve been gardening for 20 years or two weeks, it never hurts to learn more about the […]

The Basics Behind New Business

Posted on April 26th, 2017 in Budgeting, Business Banking, Community by vgmforbin |

A mouthwatering dish your grandmother made you, a leaf falling across the park, or one of the endless questions your preschooler has begun to ask you; the truth is great ideas can come from anywhere. If you have a concept you are itching to turn into a reality, there are some key components you’ll need […]

You Know You’re a Farmer When…

Posted on March 21st, 2017 in Agriculture, Being Thankful, Community by vgmforbin |

Farming is a lifestyle, and with that, comes little twists that make those in the Ag industry a bit different from the rest of the world.  At Security State Bank, we would like to honor the 44th National Agriculture Day and the incredible individuals that make it possible, by sharing our favorite farm-style quirks.   […]

Football by the Numbers

Posted on February 7th, 2017 in Community, General, Seasonal by vgmforbin |

Haunting Halloween Party Hacks

Posted on October 20th, 2016 in Community, Seasonal by vgmforbin |

At Security State Bank, Halloween is one of our favorite times of the year! Filled with lighthearted gags, and delicious pumpkin foods, October is one of the most festive times of the year! Halloween will be here soon, and to help you plan your holiday bash, we have compiled these top party hacks to ensure […]

Bippity, Boppity, Yum!

Posted on October 12th, 2016 in Community, Holiday Shopping, Seasonal by vgmforbin |

  October is the perfect season to enjoy fall’s favorite food – pumpkin! With so many versatile ways to add this ingredient to your meals, Security State Bank has come up with a list of our top tastes! How many will you try?   Pumpkin Donuts: These delectable donuts will have you jumping for joy […]

The Best of September

Posted on September 14th, 2016 in Community, General, Seasonal by vgmforbin |

September marks the beginning of Fall! With so many exciting things to look forward to, Security State Bank is here to help you make the most of this Autumn month!

Iowa vs. Iowa State by the Numbers

Posted on September 9th, 2016 in Community, General, Seasonal by vgmforbin |

The Cy-Hawk Series is the epitome of a college rivalry, this weekend the Hawks and the Cyclones will compete in the most publicized game in the state. Each year this event is sold out, and Saturday will be no different. Hosted by the University of Iowa, Kinnick Stadium will be filled with cheers as the […]

Iowa State Fair DO’s and DON’TS

Posted on July 20th, 2016 in Agriculture, Community, General, Seasonal by vgmforbin |

  The fair is coming the fair is coming! Starting August 5, swarms of eager Iowans will descend upon the city of Des Moines for the annual Iowa State Fair. This long awaited tradition is a culmination of the year’s best culinary, entertainment, and educational endeavors. This fair season take note of these key activities […]

Iowa Hay by Numbers

Posted on June 15th, 2016 in Agriculture, Community, Seasonal by vgmforbin |

Agriculture is the back bone of Iowa. Made up of honest, hard-working men and women, the farmers of today have incredible challenges to overcome. Luckily 2016 is predicted to sustain plenty of rain and sun in these beginning summer months. Lookout this season for growing hay and alfalfa as the temperatures continue to climb! With […]