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Astra Bank High School Debit Card Program Raises Over $500 for Sutton Mustangs/Fillies

Jared Bauck - Monday, April 18, 2016

As part of our community-focused high school debit card program, Astra Bank was proud to recently present the Sutton Mustangs/Fillies with a check for $507.96. This amount represents card purchases and transaction funds earned through the School Spirit Debit Card Campaign. The funds were presented on March 10th to Dana Wiseman, Superintendent. 

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Join us April 15th for the Return of our Big Event and a Chance to Win $1,000!

Jared Bauck - Tuesday, April 05, 2016

Astra Bank is excited to announce the return of our annual BIG EVENT across all of our branch locations. Join us April 15th when we'll be offering extended hours for all of our locations (for this day only) so you'll be able to have plenty of time to participate. 

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Astra Bank High School Debit Card Program Raises Over $500 for Abilene Cowboys/Cowgirls

Jared Bauck - Monday, March 07, 2016

As part of Astra Bank’s community-focused high school debit card program, Astra Bank was proud to recently present the Abilene Cowboys/Cowgirls with a check for $501.40. This amount represents card purchases and transaction funds earned through the School Spirit Debit Card Campaign. The presentation took place on February 19th at Abilene High School.  

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Astra Bank High School Debit Card Program Raises Over $600 for Plainville Cardinals

Jared Bauck - Monday, March 07, 2016

As part of our community-focused high school debit card program, Astra Bank was proud to recently present the Plainville Cardinals with a check for $643.70. This amount represents card purchases and transaction funds earned through the School Spirit Debit Card Campaign. The presentation took place on February 23rd as Plainville hosted TMP. 

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Astra Bank High School Debit Card Program Raises Over $500 for Pike Valley Panthers

Jared Bauck - Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Pike Valley PanthersAs part of our community-focused high school debit card program, Astra Bank was proud to recently present the Pike Valley Panthers with a check for $511.98. This amount represents card purchases and transaction funds earned through the School Spirit Debit Card Campaign. The presentation took place on February 9th as Pike Valley hosted Osborne at the varsity basketball game. 

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Congratulations to Bryan Vonfeldt - 2015 Shining Star Officer of the Year

Jared Bauck - Sunday, February 28, 2016

Astra Bank is excited to announce the recipient of the 2015 Shining Star Officer of the Year award recipient. The mission of the Shining Star program is to recognize an employee who has significantly contributed to the overall success of Astra Bank.
  

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Spend or Save: 5 Ways to Make Your Refund Count this Tax Season

Jared Bauck - Monday, February 22, 2016

This is the time of the year when many people start thinking about their taxes, and if they are lucky, what they are going to do with their refund check (or direct deposit, if you elect to have your refund sent that way). According to the Internal Revenue Service, the nation’s taxpayers received an average tax refund of nearly $3,000 in 2015. This year, while more than 70 percent of tax payers await their hefty refund, Astra Bank is highlighting five tips to help them make the most out of this year’s windfall. 

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Astra Bank Announces Fourth Quarter 2015 "Shining Star" Award Winners

Jared Bauck - Thursday, January 14, 2016

Astra Bank is pleased to announce the recipients of its Employee of the Quarter “Shining Star” Award for the fourth quarter of 2015. Join us in congratulating Macey Birdsall, Tiffiny Sasser and Bryan Vonfeldt. The mission of the Shining Star program is to recognize an employee who has significantly contributed to the overall success of Astra Bank. 

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Holiday Giving: How to Become a Savvy Charitable Giver

Jared Bauck - Monday, December 21, 2015

The holiday season comes and goes (usually in relatively quick fashion) each and every year. In the hustle and bustle of making sure the gift list is taken care of and the food is ready, the true meaning of the season can become an afterthought. This article discusses giving back during the holidays as well as educational links to learn more about the true reason for the season: giving. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! 

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Astra Bank Again Recognized For Five-Star Excellence

Jared Bauck - Friday, December 11, 2015

Astra Bank is proud to again be recognized as a superior 5-Star rated bank by BAUERFINANCIAL, Inc., Coral Gables, Florida, the nation’s leading bank rating and research firm. To earn this rating Astra Bank must not only report impressive capital levels, but also an enviable loan portfolio with negligible levels of delinquent loans. 

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