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17Jun 2024

Small business support

The SBA recently announced its new Investing in America Small Business Hub. The online portal provides industry-specific resources to help small businesses.

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16Jun 2024

Jumpstart your financial future

Alpine Bank's asset management philosophy is built on a bedrock of efficiency, diversification, and vigilance.

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17May 2024

Keep Beneficiaries Current

It's crucial to understand that beneficiary designations supersede your will.

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17May 2024

Inflation's Toll on Debt

Regardless of the financial situation, inflation indirectly impacts consumer debt.

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18Apr 2024

AI can aid in social media content creation

With the advancements in artificial intelligence-powered software, many questions arise around how to use AI-based platforms properly and what risks might be associated with doing so. 

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02Apr 2024

Alpine Bank Pioneer Club

Our Alpine Bank customers who are 60 and better are important to us. We respect your financial experience and value your relationship with us.

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20Mar 2024

Mastering the flow

For individuals and businesses alike, healthy cash flow is the lifeblood of financial stability. But managing cash effectively can be tricky, demanding constant vigilance and strategic planning.

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20Mar 2024

Digital banking tip

Are you tired of navigating to multiple sites and services to pay your monthly bills? Through Alpine Online™ and the Alpine Bank Mobile® Bill Pay feature, you can add all your billers in one place for a one stop bill pay experience. 

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20Mar 2024

Tips and strategies

After mortgages, student loan debt is the second largest type of consumer debt. Here are some tips and strategies for paying off student loan debt.

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21Feb 2024

SBA shares progress in small business lending

The United States Small Business Administration (SBA) recently shared numbers around its progress in small business lending for the year as it has increased the number and dollar amount of loans across several small business capital programs.

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21Feb 2024

Navigating your financial mountains

In the vast asset management landscape, Alpine Bank offers a comprehensive set of tools to illuminate your financial path, making it the guide you might be seeking.

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21Feb 2024

Beware of the heartbreakers

Falling in love online carries inherent risks, and lurking predators known as romance scammers exploit these vulnerabilities.

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24Jan 2024

Tips for small business owners

Every year American taxpayers confront what is arguably one of the more complex tax codes in the world. Small business owners navigate additional layers of nuanced tax rules.

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24Jan 2024

Debit or credit card

Teaching young kids about money management starts at home.

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20Dec 2023

Seamless financial experience

In the fast-paced landscape of contemporary life, the efficient management of personal finances is paramount.

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20Dec 2023

Meet Natalie Schafer

Meet Natalie Schafer, Alpine Bank Wealth Management Client Support Associate

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20Dec 2023

Small business report

Optimism continues to decrease among small business owners due to inflation and labor scarcities, according to a recent report by the National Federation of Independent Business.

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20Dec 2023

Meet Fernando Masferrer

Meet Fernando Masferrer, Alpine Bank Wealth Management Officer Trainee

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20Dec 2023

Meet Rochelle Obechina

Meet Rochelle Obechina, Alpine Bank Wealth Management Client Support Associate

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06Dec 2023

Regaining independence

Dittmer, a body shop professional by trade, coupled his personal and career expertise to begin serving the broader mobility-impaired community.

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20Nov 2023

Time to gear up for your year-end gifting strategies

With the year’s end approaching, it's time to consider planning strategies to help minimize your 2023 tax liability. For those who are charitably inclined, the tax code offers ways to make a difference by helping others while improving their financial situation. 

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20Nov 2023

Digital banking financial news tip

With the holiday shopping season approaching, the card management feature in Alpine Bank’s online banking and mobile app gives you more access and control of your debit card. 

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20Nov 2023

Meet Sally Silliman

Sally Silliman, Alpine Bank Wealth Management* Executive Assistant, joined the team in 2022. She works with wealth management on a variety of tasks and provides administrative support. 

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20Nov 2023

Should you consolidate your debt?

It doesn’t take very long in life to realize that getting out of debt is much more difficult than getting into debt. And it’s even more challenging when you find yourself with large credit card balances charging high interest rates. Is debt consolidation the right move for you?

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20Nov 2023

Meet Tricia Lawson

Tricia Lawson, Alpine Bank Wealth Management* Assistant Vice President – Trust Officer, joined the team in 2023. She works with clients along Colorado’s Front Range.

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09Nov 2023

Combining great food and golf

“I love being part of a community, getting to know my customers on a personal level and having them enjoy great food.” – Robin Steffen, owner of The Rough Bar & Grill

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09Nov 2023

Oster Jewelers

“Each piece we offer is more than an accessory; it’s part of a client’s unique story.” - Melissa and Jeremy Oster, owners of Oster Jewelers

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09Nov 2023

More than a bookstore

“We are a community gathering place disguised as a bookstore and café. We encourage people to linger and make our space a second home.” – Danielle Skov, owner of Off The Beaten Path.

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09Nov 2023

Proud of our vibe

“Good people, good energy, and hard work. We've created a warm environment that our customers love. We're very proud of our vibe.” – John Jenkins, owner of the Laughing Goat.

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09Nov 2023

From trucking titan to pizza pioneer

"Building businesses is my superpower. Through pizza, I'm not just feeding hunger; I'm nurturing futures and making a difference in young lives." - Mark Anderson, Founder of Pappy's Pizza

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09Nov 2023

Serving the backcountry community

“Being in communities were people value the outdoors and make it such a priority to get outside is really special.” – Randy Young, co-owner/co-operator of Cripple Creek Backcountry

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09Nov 2023

Buffalo Mountain Animal Hospital

"Compassion is our guiding force, every pet is like family to us." Dr. Christy Murphy and Dr. Mark Cowan, Buffalo Mountain Animal Hospital

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23Oct 2023

Small Business Administration Report

In addition to reporting on fraud in the pandemic relief programs, the Small Business Administration is also working to enhance best practices for future emergencies.

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23Oct 2023

Meet Daniel Vogel

Daniel Vogel, Alpine Bank Wealth Management Vice President – Tax and Financial Manager, joined the team in 2014 after a 30-year career in public accounting.

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23Oct 2023

Fundamentals of Investing

Ready to dip your toes in the investing waters, but not sure where to start? Understanding the different purposes, processes and types of investments can be intimidating at first, especially if you've previously focused on saving opportunities.

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23Oct 2023

Meet Kathryn Porter

Kathryn Porter, Alpine Bank Wealth Management Senior Vice President – Senior Fiduciary Officer, joined the team in 2019. She works with clients from across the Front Range.

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16Oct 2023

Sol Center Summit County

The 18,000-square-foot center will offer a food market and thrift store, in addition to office space and conference rooms for these two nonprofits and others. 

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16Oct 2023

Helping Native American Artists

Native American artists in the Four Corners region of Colorado are successfully showcasing their art and heritage

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16Oct 2023

Turning Dreams Into Reality

Challenge Aspen offers individuals with cognitive and/or physical disabilities year-round adaptive experiences that redefine limits, recognize abilities and transfer newfound courage to everyday life. 

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16Oct 2023

Protecting the land

Since 1981, Colorado West Land Trust has conserved more than 131,000 acres across a six-county region (Mesa, Delta, Montrose, Ouray, Gunnison and San Miguel).

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16Oct 2023

CASA of Larimer County

CASA of Larimer County is a nonprofit dedicated to promoting a safe environment for all children in the 8th Judicial District (Larimer and Jackson counties).

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16Oct 2023

Building Community

Since 1995, Habitat Vail Valley has worked to help local families achieve strength, stability and self reliance through shelter.

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16Oct 2023

Helping the community ensure public schools thrive in Denver

Denver Public Schools Foundation believes that supporting public education is all of our responsibility.

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16Oct 2023

Community-based solutions

Innovations in Aging Collaborative works with governments and community-based organizations, engaging the community to develop creative solutions for the challenges and opportunities of aging.

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16Oct 2023

Helping people and pets

Journey Home Animal Care Center in Rifle has been strengthening the human-animal bond through compassionate services and education since 1998.

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16Oct 2023

Una Mano, Una Esperanza Gives Hope to Victims of Crime

Una Mano, Una Esperanza, which translates to One Hand, One Hope in English, is a Denver nonprofit that has worked with victims of crime to help survivors navigate the justice system since 2016. 

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16Oct 2023

Women’s Wilderness

When the founders of Women’s Wilderness decided to provide new opportunities for girls to experience adventure, empowerment and leadership against the backdrop of nature, little did they know how impactful that vision would be 25 years later. 

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05Oct 2023

Local banking you can trust

Where you bank matters. That's the ethos Alpine Bank Edwards lives and breathes. As a local bank deeply ingrained in its community.

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27Sep 2023

Meet Kyler Hanson

Meet Kyler Hanson, Operations Associate II at Alpine Bank Wealth Management

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27Sep 2023

Legacy planning

Establishing trust through clear and honest communication doesn't happen overnight; it requires a structured approach, shared leadership, and accountability to the process – a daunting endeavor for any family.

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27Sep 2023

Meet Jami Gribble

Meet Jami Gribble, Operations Associate III

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27Sep 2023

Uphill all the way

Cripple Creek Backcountry share the stoke of human-powered skiing and human-centered banking.

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27Sep 2023

Meet Ryan Aiken

Meet Ryan Aiken, Operations Associate III at Alpine Bank Wealth Management

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27Sep 2023

Smart financial planning

When you are approaching the three-year mark before your child enters college, it is time to put a college payment plan into place. Here are some key tactics to consider while you continue to save for college.

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22Sep 2023

Meet Pete Yang, Co-Chair of the Alpine Bank "Green Team"

Pete Yank is co-chair of Alpine Bank's Green Team. Read about his background in banking and commitment to the environment

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31Aug 2023

Veterans, volleyball & virtue

“Helping others through charity work is important for the livelihood of our communities, and Alpine Bank’s commitment to charity is one of the reasons I choose to work here.” Doug Merrell, Executive Vice President of Information Technology, Alpine Bank

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30Aug 2023

Girls Inc. of Metro Denver

“I joined Girls Inc. to help inspire all girls in our communities to know that they can do anything they set their minds to.” — Jackie Devine, Director of Community Outreach, Alpine Bank Denver

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28Aug 2023

Crime Stoppers

“I’m honored to be a part of an incredible group of people who are dedicated to keeping this community safe.” – Brittaney LeTurgez, Lead Product Manager, Alpine Bank Digital Banking

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21Aug 2023

Alpine Bank Wealth Management

Alpine Bank Wealth Management would like to congratulate the following persons on their recent promotions.

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21Aug 2023

Digital banking tip

As your business grows, our Alpine Online Business Services allow you the time-and-money saving benefits of sending and receiving funds through the Automated Clearing House (ACH) network.

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21Aug 2023

Boulder business leaders

Rooted in Colorado, McDonald Pelz Global Commodities exports grain around the globe and banks locally with Alpine Bank

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21Aug 2023

Meet Tedi Hayden

Tedi Hayden is the Head of Trade Operations at Alpine Bank Wealth Management (ABWM), bringing with her extensive experience in the banking industry.

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21Aug 2023

FreshBooks small business survey

Two out of three business owners revealed that they intend to try generative AI for work within the next 12 months, which is an indication that most small businesses will be using it by this time next year. 

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21Aug 2023

Meet Brooke Sanfilippo

Brooke Sanfilippo is an Investment Officer with the Alpine Bank Wealth Management Team.

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21Aug 2023

Seeing the possibilities

“All the organizations I’m currently involved with inspire leadership, risk-taking, community service and team-building, and they require a growth mindset,” says Shannon. “While the mission of each is different, the end goal is the same: To help kids grow into healthy, functioning adults who make a positive impact in their community.”

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21Aug 2023

The rewards of running

“I hope the kids involved in T.E.A.M. Boulder reflect on this time when they’re adults and see how valuable this club was to them, and that I helped them on their path for success!”

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21Aug 2023

Protecting Wildlife & Homes: Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

“Affordable housing is an issue affecting all communities and the financial aspect is only becoming more challenging,” says Jason.

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11Aug 2023

Leading with heart

“I volunteered for my local PTA when my kids first entered elementary school and soon learned that PTA was about a lot more than just bake sales. I have a heart for supporting and advocating for kids to make sure that they all get a safe place to learn, with all of the supports they need.” — Christena Burnham, Alpine Bank Product Manager, Lockbox & Automation

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11Aug 2023

Ball is life

“I choose to volunteer as a basketball coach because I understand how important my coaches were to my own development as a young adult. As a coach, my ultimate goal is to serve as a role model, confidant or mentor for any young man who needs that person in his life.” — Trent Andrews, Banking Officer, Alpine Bank Durango

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11Aug 2023

Getting the word out

“I ensure that the advisory committee membership reflects Western Colorado individuals and natural constituent organizations, including but not limited to education, government, nonprofits and key businesses. And I work to make sure their voices are seen and heard.” — David Miller, Alpine Bank Senior Vice President and Green Team Co-Chair

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11Aug 2023

Helping people feel seen and heard

“Life is, at times, extremely difficult and nobody should have to feel alone, like nobody cares for them. That is why I volunteer, to do my part in making people feel seen and heard.” — Brittany Bowman, Communications Center Supervisor, Alpine Bank

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08Aug 2023

Nourishing community

Why I choose to volunteer is simple; I’m a part of my community. If can help where I’m needed perhaps it will a better place to live. It’s a privilege to serve.” — Erlinda Morehead Senior Vice President-Regional Operations Officer

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04Aug 2023

Transportation for all

“Via served alongside many of our first responders in order to evacuate people from care facilities and homes in the fire-impacted areas. It’s an inspiring story of the dedication of the team, in the face of incredible danger, to our paratransit clients.” — Chris Maughan, Market President, Alpine Bank Boulder

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03Aug 2023

A mom is a child’s first teacher

My job can be pretty stressful and busy, so the fact that Alpine Bank not only encourages but values volunteering so highly is so important to me,” says April. “It allows me to be part of so many important school-related experiences with my children.

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21Jul 2023

Meet Rebecca Ehlen

Meet Rebecca Ehlen, Client Support Associate II with Alpine Bank Wealth Management.

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21Jul 2023

From the runway or the launchpad

Heather Bulk, president, co-founder and CEO of Special Aerospace Services of Boulder, shared some actionable advice in a recent TED Talk.

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21Jul 2023

Nonprofits love our Loyalty Debit Card

Every time a customer uses their Loyalty Debit Card, Alpine Bank donates a dime to local nonprofits and organizations in that customer’s local community.

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21Jul 2023

Digital Banking Tip

The Card Management feature in Alpine Bank’s online banking and mobile app gives you more access and control on your debit card.

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21Jul 2023

Midyear Financial Checkup

When the economy becomes a concern for people, it’s not uncommon to start thinking in terms of weeks or months, focusing on the short-term turbulence and how it will impact you.

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21Jul 2023

Our Reimbursement Funding Program

Alpine Bank is proud to offer an education reimbursement program for teachers in our participating counties.

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01Jun 2023

Evolution, not revolution

Colorado Springs Teen Court was created in the 90s to offer alternative, youth-centered sentencing options, with the goal to repair harm and prevent future criminal behavior.

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01Jun 2023

Food Bank of the Rockies

In the past 25 years, the Food Bank of the Rockies has expanded to serve more than 13 Western Slope counties and distributed over 100 million pounds of food to families, older adults and individuals across Colorado and Wyoming.

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01Jun 2023

Longer than an 8-second ride

Honoring the only major competitive sport that has evolved from a working lifestyle — and the cowboys, cowgirls, horses and livestock that make it legendary, the nonprofit Colorado State High School Rodeo Association (CSHSRA) is stewarding this unique Western tradition for young people in the state.

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01Jun 2023

Hopewest is hospice, and more

For families in western Colorado who are experiencing the decline of a loved one, nonprofit HopeWest has an important message: “Know us before you need us.”

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01Jun 2023

Kneed to know

For nearly a decade, La Plata County’s nonprofit Know Your Dough has provided financial literacy education to more than 8,000 kids, teens and adults through in-person classes led by volunteer educators, and teacher-led online programs.

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01Jun 2023

Mentoring in action

In, February, Alpine Bank Denver hosted 13 students from CU Denver’s First-Generation and Multicultural (FaM) Business Program for a lunch-and-learn session at its Union Station branch.

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01Jun 2023

Making Boulder even better

Boulder’s well-loved public parks and open spaces have a distinct vitality. The abundance of mature trees, trails, playgrounds, outdoor art, seating and lighting make them openly welcoming.

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01Jun 2023

For every child who needs them

Children's Hospital Colorado Foundation raises funds to help kids and families. 

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01Jun 2023

Nurturing the Nurturers

Wilderness Camp Week pairs campers and and Respite Care team members for a life-changing week of outdoor adventure.

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01Jun 2023

The Buddy Program

Fifteen schools, 50 years and 500 youth served annually. Those impressive numbers represent the tenure and the work of the Buddy Program, established in 1973 in Aspen.

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01Jun 2023

Celebrating people & place

2023 MARKS MANY MILESTONES, INCLUDING 50 YEARS OF COMMUNITY BANKING

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22May 2023

Starting a family?

For most young couples, the decision to start a family is not a matter of "if" but "when."

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22May 2023

Digital Banking Tip #5

If you plan on traveling this summer, you can avoid any glitches by placing a travel notice on your account(s) through your Alpine Bank online banking or mobile app.

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22May 2023

Meet Daniel Wiggins

Meet Daniel Wiggins, Alpine Bank Wealth Management Assistant Vice President/Investment Officer

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22May 2023

Social Security income

With 401(k) accounts taking big hits in 2020 and 2022, Social Security will play a more prominent role in the income planning for pre-retirees within ten years of retirement.

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22May 2023

Meet Jacob Going, CFA®

Meet Jacob Going, CFA®, Alpine Bank Wealth Management Investment Officer

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22May 2023

Alpine Bank celebrates 50 years

Alpine Bank wouldn’t be celebrating 50 years in 2023 without the partnerships of our customers and communities that have been cultivated over five decades. Because of this, we believe the best way to celebrate is by giving back.

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20Apr 2023

CNBC Report

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is concerned with the amount of online and digital attacks targeting small and medium businesses in the United States, according to a recent report from CNBC.

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20Apr 2023

Overdraft Privilege & NSF fees

The Alpine Bank Overdraft Privilege product has been enhanced.

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20Apr 2023

Business ecommerce transactions

Alpine Bank’s Merchant Processing through FITECH offers a multitude of intuitive, cost-efficient solutions. It’s easy to accept credit and debit card payments through a secure shopping cart, or donation portal, that’s integrated into your website and has your business’s branding.

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20Apr 2023

Meet Breanna Bachmann

Meet Breanna Bachmann, Alpine Bank Wealth Management CIS I

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20Apr 2023

Holistic wealth management

Since the late 90s, wealth management planning has evolved. It’s a process of planning and incorporating psychological and emotional preparation for moving through life’s stages with a focus on quality over quantity.

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20Apr 2023

Meet Viri Rivas-Cordova

Meet Viri Rivas-Cordova

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20Mar 2023

Retirement savings done right

Believing there’s enough time to begin saving for retirement can be costly

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20Mar 2023

Plan the perfect wedding

Weddings are life-changing moments, and everyone wants theirs to be perfect. There’s no reason you can’t have a memorable wedding without going into debt.

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20Mar 2023

Meet Matt Michalski

Meet Matt Michalski, Vice President/Trust Officer with Alpine Bank Wealth Management

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17Mar 2023

Alpine Bank is FDIC-insured

Alpine Bank is FDIC-insured, but what does that mean?Recent issues in the banking industry emphasize the need to bank with a trusted partner

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17Mar 2023

Lead the way with volunteerism

Alpine Bank employees that lead the way with volunteerism!

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16Feb 2023

Debt-free college

Learn how to fund your education without accruing student loan debt. Discover smart strategies and tips for paying for college in this helpful guide.

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16Feb 2023

J.D. Power Survey

A recent survey by J.D. Power found that small business owners are feeling the strain from a weakening economy, and are looking for help from banks, but not just for loans and credit. Business owners also want business advice from banks. 

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16Feb 2023

Alpine Bank Mortgage

Conforming loan programs help first-time homebuyers & those with limited income & assets

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16Feb 2023

Martin Newman

Martin Newman, Client Support Associate II with Alpine Bank Wealth Management

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16Feb 2023

Digital Banking Tip #3

Convenient, no-cost online financial management tool

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16Feb 2023

Melissa Knutson - CFP®

Melissa Knutson - CFP® Vice President – Trust Officer with Alpine Bank Wealth Management

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20Jan 2023

Colorado River Community Donation

Enter to win golden anniversary gift of $250 to be directed to local nonprofit

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18Jan 2023

Mortgage down payment assistance

The availability of a mortgage loan to purchase a home is something many of us take for granted. After all, these days the process can be as simple as getting in touch with a mortgage lender and submitting an application with a handful of financial information.

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18Jan 2023

Paying for college

According to a report published by the Education Data Initiative, the average cost of college tuition and fees at public four-year institutions rose 179.2% from academic year 2000-2001 through academic year 2019-2020. 

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18Jan 2023

Tax preparation checklist

Whether you file your taxes using tax preparation software or with the help of a tax professional, you can save a lot of time and money by getting organized early. Here’s a tax preparation checklist to help you get a jump on tax filing season.

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18Jan 2023

Digital Banking Tip #2

Alpine Mobile allows you to bank anytime, anywhere

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18Jan 2023

Alpine Bank is 50

Together, we’re golden: Celebrating five decades of independent banking in Colorado in 2023

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18Jan 2023

Meet Amanda Miller, CTFA

Amanda Miller, vice president and trust officer for Alpine Bank Wealth Management, oversees client portfolio management and business development in Mesa County. She joined the department in 2008 and continues to build on her extensive background in trust and wealth management.

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18Jan 2023

Meet Sunny Pulliam

The friendly face at Alpine Bank Wealth Management in Grand Junction, and the friendly voice on the other end of the phone line, belongs to Sunny Pulliam, a Certified IRA Specialist (CIS I) and the client support associate supervisor on the team.

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19Dec 2022

Record-breaking rent delinquency

A recent survey from small business referral network Alignable found that August saw the highest rent delinquency rate among small businesses to date for the year.

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19Dec 2022

Temporary mortgage buy-down

If you’re currently in the market for a new home, you may have found yourself wondering if it’s the right time to buy.

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19Dec 2022

Planning for 2023

Financial planning is a forward-looking process to get people focused on their long-term goals.

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19Dec 2022

Important year-end reminders

Alpine Bank is closed on federally recognized holidays.

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19Dec 2022

Meet Darla Daniel

Darla Daniel, J.D., leads the Alpine Bank Wealth Management team.

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02Dec 2022

Family Farm in the Fort Reimagined

Jessup Farm is also spearheading the Native Grass Restoration Project that will save 55 million gallons of water annually on the farm and surrounding neighborhood, reduce CO2 emissions with the elimination of traditional lawn care equipment, and provide wildlife habitat. JessupFarm.com

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21Nov 2022

Manual Molina is the music man

Nineteenth century poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow said that music is the universal language of mankind. For Peruvian-born Manuel Molina, founder of Young Musicians for the World, this assertion has held true.

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21Nov 2022

Alpine Bank Telluride

In Telluride this fall, as Alpine Bank celebrated a big anniversary, its leadership chose to give gifts to the community in the form of $1,000 grants to 30 nonprofits and community organizations.

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21Nov 2022

Helping teachers help kids

Alpine Bank’s Teacher Reimbursement program offsets classroom expenses.

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21Nov 2022

Special Olympics Colorado

For Coloradans with intellectual disabilities, there’s an organization that actively works to remove barriers to fitness and competition. For 53 years, Special Olympics Colorado has been providing year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

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21Nov 2022

Roaring Fork Hounds Pony Club

That’s what inspires and bonds the participants in the Roaring Fork Hounds Pony Club, a nonprofit that’s been helping riders gain confidence and leadership skills since 1970. 

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21Nov 2022

Mountain Middle School

If given the chance, would you ever go back to middle school? It’s a time of intense cognitive, physical and emotional change for humans. For most, it’s a commonly held truth that those years are among the most challenging. But in Durango, Colorado, the solar-powered, carbon-neutral Mountain Middle School is changing the paradigm. 

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21Nov 2022

FAM delivers dignity & hope

Founded by Kimberly Raff in 2017, its mission is to provide belonging and community to youth from the foster care system, who can feel like outsiders, alone and ashamed of their story.

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21Nov 2022

Meet the Leads of the New Branch in Colorado Springs

Matthew Hanson & Laura Lyman lead the new southern Colorado branch

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21Nov 2022

Giving voice to the vulnerable

In the central Rockies of Colorado, there’s team of volunteers and staff dedicated to making some of the hardest days of a child’s life better. Each of these devoted individuals say what the child cannot, at a time when it matters most.

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21Nov 2022

Boulder’s B Strong Ride

A fundraiser in support of the Center for Integrative Care, the B Strong Ride, began in 2011. Since then, over 8,500 B Strong Riders have raised over $4 million to fund local cancer care and two other local cancer-related charities, Live by Living and Camp Kesem at CU Boulder.

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14Nov 2022

Everything is better with donuts

Locally, he’s known as Bobby the Donut Whisperer. For the past three-and-a-half years, Bobby Sanderson and his family have been serving hot, fresh, mini donuts from their cheerfully festooned food truck. Aspen Mini Donuts is a small business run by a big family.

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09Nov 2022

Digital Banking Tip

Find out why banks with digital debit cards are the future of banking. Check out our blog post now.

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09Nov 2022

Year-end gifting strategy

Year-end and the holidays encourage philanthropy for many people. If you’re among them, as part of your year-end planning it’s important to clearly define your charitable giving goals and explore the best ways to achieve them.

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09Nov 2022

Top Mortgage Lenders on Recasting Your Loan

Explore the top online mortgage lenders and learn how to recast your mortgage for maximum savings. Get started with our helpful guide.

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09Nov 2022

Dispelling Five Myths About Making More Money: Insights from Alpine Bank

In raising kids and teaching them solid values, the old axiom "Actions speak louder than words" remains relevant today. Money issues can be the most perplexing for families, and parents have a short window of opportunity to pass on the lessons and principles that will carry kids into adulthood.

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07Nov 2022

Noel Hansen is an emerging leader

Noel Hansen, Senior Vice President, Alpine Bank in Dillon, Colorado has been selected to the Emerging Leaders Council with the American Bankers Association (ABA). 

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02Nov 2022

Hardy Seeds for Hardy Souls

Inspired by the challenges of high altitude growing, High Desert Seed of Montrose is committed to providing quality vegetable, bean and flower seed adapted to the unique conditions of the mountain and desert bioregions

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01Nov 2022

It's Breakfast for Veterans

We're serving up freshly baked buttermilk biscuits with all the fixins' on Friday, November 11, 2022, starting at 8 a.m. Breakfast is compliments of Alpine Bank for vets and their families.

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26Oct 2022

Bilingual & bicultural

From a housekeeper, landscaper, teacher, family advocate and community organizer, every job helped Mariscal to continue to learn and better understand the system, and how to teach her clients to connect with the Latino community. 

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25Oct 2022

Small and Mighty

A majority of Alpine Bank’s business customer are what we consider small businesses, and we’re featuring several of them in the next few months on our social media channels and outreach.

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25Oct 2022

Securing a House Loan with Confidence in Colorado

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest trends and updates on house interest rates today. Get expert advice from Alpine Bank.

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25Oct 2022

Maximize Your Returns with Today's Fund Investment Strategy

Keep your future secure with our marketing investment strategies. Get insights and expert advice from our team at Alpine Bank's blog.

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19Oct 2022

You are CMU. So are we!

Mavericks’ pride runs deep at Alpine Bank. Before they were bankers, so many of our team members were Colorado Mesa University students. A few still are.

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12Oct 2022

Loving life & extending it

There’s a longstanding observation in Colorado mountain towns: The value of a person’s mountain bike and the car rack they put it on often exceed the value of the car itself. It says a lot about residents’ priorities. 

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12Oct 2022

Wines and vines on Sunshine Mesa

In 2017, Jayme Henderson and Steve Steese made a major life shift, purchasing a vineyard. In the challenging pandemic year of 2020, the pair started wine tastings of their signature whites and roses made entirely from Colorado-grown fruit. In 2022, they’re hitting their stride.

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11Oct 2022

Bringing confidence to women

Yovenka Jacquez arrived in Summit County by way of El Paso, Texas, 13 years ago. In the ensuing years she attended the nontraditional Snowy Peaks high school and now works full-time — and in addition to running her entrepreneurial endeavor, she’s a single parent of two children.

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11Oct 2022

Planet-positive & community-building

Robin Hall is the CEO and cofounder of Town Hall, a new sustainable kid’s outdoor apparel company with community and planet at its core.

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11Oct 2022

Born for the biz

At Blue Pan Pizza the pies are square, not round. The sauce is on top of the cheese, not under it. And the dough is the product of proper hydration — the alchemy of science and art. The result? Authentic Detroit-style pizza. 

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04Oct 2022

Alpine Bank Colorado Springs: Meet Uyen Le

Alpine Bank supports businesses in CO Springs. Learn how Uyen Le created her own independent business--and how Alpine can help with your own.

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21Sep 2022

Electronic account info

Have you gone paperless yet? There are several good reasons for doing so. Learn more.

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21Sep 2022

Explore Two Mortgage Options with Leading Lenders at Alpine Bank

Find the right mortgage loan for you with Alpine Bank's mortgage lenders. Get advice on choosing between 15-year and 30-year mortgage options.

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21Sep 2022

Save for the holidays now

The financial holiday hangover can persist for months for many people, by way of lingering payoffs on their credit cards that can last well into the new year.

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15Sep 2022

Successful legacy planning

Families of wealth can successfully maximize their financial capital across multiple generations, along with the critical human and intellectual capital that will define the family, its values, and its legacy in perpetuity.

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26Aug 2022

Expert Financial Advice from Darla Daniel, Director of Alpine Bank Wealth Management

Get Expert Financial Advice from Darla Daniel, Director of Alpine Bank Wealth Management. Learn more about our finance program here.

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26Aug 2022

Find Your Next Job at Alpine--A Bank For Bankers

Join the team at Alpine Bank, a bank that's dedicated to growth and success. We're hiring now. Visit our blog to learn more.

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26Aug 2022

Navigating Retirement Planning with Confidence

Discover Alpine Bank's blog, your go-to resource for expert advice on borrowing from and against 401ks, retirement planning, and more.

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22Aug 2022

Refinance Your Mortgage for Debt Consolidation

Get back on track financially with a debt consolidation refinance. Find out if it's right for you with Alpine Bank.

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27Jul 2022

The synergy that is JUCO, Jamie Hamilton & Grand Junction

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27Jul 2022

The Iron Horse Bicycle Classic celebrates 50 years of racing the train

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27Jul 2022

Colorado’s Colombians lend a neighborly hand

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27Jul 2022

Summit County stewards strive for forest sustainability

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27Jul 2022

Banking in Fort Collins: Why Alpine Bank is Your Best Choice

Explore the best new banks in Fort Collins, CO with Alpine. We provide top-notch banking services. Learn how we can support your ecommerce here.

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27Jul 2022

Banks Open in Colorado Springs: Get Ready for the Arrival of Alpine Bank

Find out why Alpine Bank is the top choice in Colorado Springs. With a new branch opening in fall 2022, now is the perfect time to join.

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27Jul 2022

Habitat for Humanity Receives Alpine Bank's Community-Focused Support in Rifle

Discover how community banks like Alpine are making a positive impact in Rifle, CO by promoting and supporting affordable homeownership.

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27Jul 2022

Staying sharp in Eagle & Routt Counties

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22Jul 2022

Drive inclusion with a Special Olympics Colorado branded license plate

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15Jul 2022

Stay Ahead with a Midyear Financial Checkup

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15Jul 2022

Start Banking Today: Open a Digital Checking Account with Alpine Bank

Looking to open a checking account? Alpine Bank makes it easy. Sign up today and enjoy the benefits of banking with us.

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23Jun 2022

The ins and outs of tax loss harvesting

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23Jun 2022

Survey shows 82% of small businesses increased outsourcing since the start of the pandemic

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17May 2022

Estate Planning 101: Essential Tips for Protecting Your Assets

Estate planning is complex, but our Estate Planning Accountant is here to make it simple. Get expert advice on protecting your assets.

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17May 2022

Planning to start a family? What you need to do right now

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17May 2022

Credit Card Surcharge Changes Coming in July 2022

Get the latest updates on credit card surcharge changes and locate surcharge-free ATMs with Alpine Bank's resources.

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17May 2022

Tips to maximize your Social Security benefits

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17May 2022

Coming Home: Credit Scores and Colorado Mortgage Rates

Looking for the best mortgage lenders in Colorado? Start by improving your credit score to qualify for lower rates. Learn how with our expert tips!

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17May 2022

Alpine Bank Announces Changes to Operating Hours

Stay informed with the latest updates on Alpine Bank's operating hours - visit our blog now!

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26Apr 2022

Alpine Bank Blog: Our Guide to Improving Your Financial Literacy

Invest in your financial future with Alpine Bank's financial literacy resources. A must-read for smart savers.

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26Apr 2022

Expert Wealth Management Advice for Building a Strong Financial Future

Seeking expert wealth managers? Look no further than Alpine Bank. Our team of financial advisors can help you make informed decisions about your future.

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26Apr 2022

Small Businesses Embrace Digital Payments for Growth

Stay ahead of the curve with digital payment solutions for your small business. Find out more on Alpine Bank Blog.

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21Apr 2022

Justin Menge, Commercial Loan Expert

Justin Menge has expertise in commercial property loans. Find out what sets Alpine employees apart from the competition here.

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07Apr 2022

Make a Wish Colorado: Wishes That Heal

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21Mar 2022

Explore the Pros and Cons of Long-Term Care Insurance Policies with Alpine Bank

The importance of insurance cover for home and long-term care is often overlooked. Get Alpine Bank's guide overview of available options.

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21Mar 2022

Colorado Mortgages for Disabled Children & Retired Parents

Alpine Bank can help Colorado mortgage holders stay close to their families. Learn how we can help you with your situation.

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01Mar 2022

Grand Junction Banking: Get to Know Tawni Kelley, Alpine Bank's Mesa County Community Outreach Director

Get to know Tawni Kelley, the leader of Alpine Bank's community outreach efforts in Grand Junction. Read more about her values--and ours--here.

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09Feb 2022

Unified Leadership breaks down barriers for employing people of all abilities

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02Feb 2022

CO Loan Officer Tom Oliver Builds His Community

Meet branch manager and community leader Tom Oliver. Additionally, get more info on Alpine Bank loans in Colorado.

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02Feb 2022

Get to Know Nathan Knoll, Local Colorado Lender

Need to find a loan lender in Colorado? Mesa County Alpine Bank officer Nathan Knoll can help. Read about our loan services here.

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18Jan 2022

Debit Card Management in the Digital Age: Alpine Bank Tips

Stay ahead of the game when it comes to managing your bank card. Learn the latest digital techniques and how to keep your debit card secure.

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10Jan 2022

Warm homes & warm hearts

Warm homes and warm hearts

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15Dec 2021

Why a Business Banking Relationship is Important

Business banking professionals bring expertise and experience, making your financial planning easier. Learn more at Alpine Bank.

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03Dec 2021

Great Banks Supporting the Women Driving the Electric Vehicle Movement

Discover the innovative ways Colorado businesses are embracing electric vehicles, as told by the women leading the charge on Alpine Bank's blog.

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23Nov 2021

Discover One of the Best of Small Business Banking: The Silver Lynx in Ouray

At Alpine Bank, we provide the best small business banking options. Learn how we support the craftspeople at the Silver Lynx in Ouray.

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18Aug 2021

Education Reimbursement Program: Alpine Bank's Investment in the Future

Alpine Bank understands the financial burden teachers face. Learn how we support them with our education reimbursement program.

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19Jul 2021

Scammers Commit Mortgage Fraud for Profit

Both borrowers and lenders are targeted for different types of mortgage fraud. Protect yourself by learning how to spot fraudulent mortgages.

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23Mar 2021

Meet the Team at Alpine Bank Montrose, CO - Your Local Banking Partner

Discover Alpine Bank Montrose CO and meet our local banking team. Your trusted choice for banking in Montrose, Colorado.

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05Mar 2021

Community Banks of Colorado: Celebrate Jamie Saff's 20th Anniversary at Alpine Bank

Join us in celebrating Jamie Saff's 20th anniversary at Alpine Bank, a trusted community bank in CO.

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08Feb 2021

Our Loyalty Debit Card & You: Makes Perfect Cents!

In 2020, Alpine Bank donated $1.56 million to charity raised exclusively by balance trasactions on Loyalty VISA® Debit Cards. Learn more.

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08Feb 2021

Colorado Personal & Business Cash Management Q&A with Amanda Miller

Check out Alpine Bank's Wealth Management Q&A with Amanda Miller, CFTA, and Vice President of Alpine Bank.

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12Jan 2021

Unified Champion Schools Build Friendships, Promote Inclusivity

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08Dec 2020

Virtual Red Kettle – Help the Salvation Army this Year

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28Oct 2020

Warhorse Ranch

Equine-assisted therapy facility, Warhorse Ranch in Steamboat Springs, is a nonprofit dedicated to empowering veterans, first responders, and victims of trauma.

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28Oct 2020

Alpine Montrose Bank: Join the Pioneer Club!

The Pioneer Club is expanding with the help of an Alpine Bank in Montrose CO. Find out how its membership is increasing at our blog.

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21Oct 2020

Make Sure You Have Legacy Planning in Place

Global pandemics remind us that no one lives forever. Get legacy planning tips from Alpine Bank professionals .

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16Sep 2020

One of the Top Colorado Banks Joins the OTCQX Best Market

Alpine Banks of Colorado is publicly trading its shares on the OTCQX Best Market. Learn more about our banks in Colorado here.

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01Sep 2020

Work Out a New Construction Loan with David High

Get to know one of our advisors, David High, and learn if you meet our home and commercial construction loan requirements.

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13Aug 2020

Learn with Alpine's Achieve Financial Courses

Have you set up a plan for your financial future? Our Achieve financial toolkit can set you up to take control of your finances.

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18Jun 2020

Digital E-Banking Available Anywhere with AlpineMobile

Download Alpine Bank's new mobile app and perform online E-Banking on on the fly 24/7. Pay bills, transfer funds, deposit checks, and more.

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18Jun 2020

Enter the "Grateful for Glenwood" Giveaway at Alpine Bank

Alpine Bank in Glenwood Springs announces your chance to win with the "Grateful for Glenwood" community giveaway! Details here.

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15May 2020

Use Credit Wisely in Uncertain Times

If you need help with your credit Alpine Bank has answers. Our credit card deferral program is available for eligible credit cardholders. Learn more here.

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17Apr 2020

Planning for College Expenses: Tips for Meeting Your Financial Goals

Financing college for your child can be overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. Read Alpine Bank's guide to meeting your financial goals.

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23Mar 2020

Start an IRA Account for Your Child

Starting a simple IRA for your child could give them a huge jump on building significant retirement savings. Read more to find out how.

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20Feb 2020

Small Business Funding - SBA HUBZone Opportunities at Alpine Bank

Find the right small business loan for you at Alpine Bank. Learn how the SBA is helping small businesses through the HUBZone expansion program.

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20Feb 2020

Financial Goals to Consider Before Starting a Family

Planning finances for your family can be difficult. Learn how to prepare financial goals for the family with these tips at Alpine Bank.

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04Nov 2019

Western Slope Veterans Coalition by the Numbers

Western Slope Veterans Coalition nonprofit provides outreach to military service persons with Alpine Bank. Read more to see how you can help.

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09Oct 2019

Get to Know Kent Wilson, Senior VP at Alpine Bank Glenwood Springs, CO

A musician, sportman, and valuable community member. Get to know the Senior VP of the Alpine Bank in Glenwood Springs, Kent Wilson.

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19Sep 2019

Get to Know Larry Stewart

Coloradan, banker, volunteer, fiancée and friend on and off the court: Meet Larry Stewart of Alpine Bank Rifle.

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19Sep 2019

Get to Know Kevin Flohr at a Local Community Bank in Glenwood

Explore the advantages of banking with a local touch. Meet Kevin Flohr, your dedicated banker at Alpine Bank Glenwood Springs.

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18Sep 2019

Meet John Stelzriede, Alpine Personal Loan Banker in RFV

Banker, family man, adventurer and leader. Learn more about Alpine Bank President and Glenwood Springs local John Stelzriede.

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18Sep 2019

Jay Rickstrew, Regional President, Does More Than Just CO Personal Banking

Coloradan, outdoorsman, and volunteer. Meet Alpine Bank Regional President Jay Rickstrew and learn how we can help with personal bank accounts.

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17Sep 2019

Get to Know Dean Kinkel

Meet Alpine Bank small business loan expert Dean Kinkel: Coloradan, banker, volunteer, sports fanatic, and dog lover. Contact Dean today.

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16Sep 2019

Discover Colorado's Most Popular Bank: Alpine Bank Named a Top Company Finalist

Alpine Bank has been named a top company finalist among Colorado's top banks. Learn more about what makes us exceptional.

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16Jul 2019

Alpine Bank's Retiree Checking Account: Investing for Colorado Residents

Learn how you can save for retirement and enjoy tax advantages with Alpine Bank's diverse range of investment options.

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16Jul 2019

Home Equity Promissory Notes and Loans

Learn how to utilize your cheapest form of financing through a home equity loan--and its effect on your credit line--at Alpine Bank.

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17Jun 2019

Social Media for Small Businesses is Becoming More Useful

63% of small businesses intend to increase investments in social media marketing. Read more to see how it affects your product or service.

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18Mar 2019

Choose Retirement Savings with a Spouse Traditional or Roth IRA

Saving for retirement plan at work through individual spousal accounts can be difficult. Learn how to contribute to a spouse IRA.

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28Dec 2018

Breckenridge Resident is Preserving the Past, Forging the Future

Alpine Bank Breckenridge features a fifth generation local who preserves historical sites to immortalize its rich history.

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19Nov 2018

Get Your Specific FICO Score Before Borrowing

Know what determines your ability to borrow? Learn the importance of FICO scores and how they affect your credit on the Alpine Bank blog.

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16Aug 2018

Alpine's Personal Finance Tools Help You Stay on Budget

Take control of your personal finances with our powerful online tools. Our online banking portal helps you manage your money with ease.

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20Jul 2018

Crucial Role of Trust Establishment in Effective Estate Planning

Master commercial real estate lending basics for success with our comprehensive guide. Unlock essential insights today!

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21Jun 2018

Alpine Bank in Glenwood Springs Funds RFV ReStore

Habitat for Humanity of Roaring Fork Valley opens ReStore 2.0 with the help of Alpine Bank in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

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13Mar 2018

Best in Colorado: Alpine Bank Celebrates 45 Years of Trailblazing

Opened in Carbondale in 1973, Alpine Bank has become of of the best banks in CO. Join us and celebrate 45 years of growing Colorado communities.

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30Jan 2018

Keep Your Wedding Plans in Line with Your Personal Finances

Learn how you can be saving money by budgeting for your wedding plans. Visit our bank blog at our website today.

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30Jan 2018

What Single Parents Should Consider When Estate Planning

Single parents can find estate planning difficult, but we can show you where to start. Make things easier with tips from Alpine Bank.

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