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17May 2024

Recycling Refresh

From time to time, it’s smart to examine our habits so let’s look at our recycling practices.

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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

Stay Safe in the AI Era

The rise of AI has brought incredible advancements, but it's also opened doors for scammers. Here's how to stay vigilant and protect yourself.

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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

Green tips and strategies

Traveling sustainably entails making conscious eco-friendly decisions at every point. Here are a few tips on the best ways to “go green” while traveling this summer. 

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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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18Apr 2024

Don't fall victim

Tax season can be stressful but beware of scammers trying to take advantage. Here's how to identify and avoid them.

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20Mar 2024

How to celebrate Earth Day

“Every year on April 22, Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970.” That makes it an appropriate day to do some mindful, earth-friendly activities that will make a positive impact toward improving our environment. 

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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

Help us spread the word

The COS Crew will be visiting locations across Colorado Springs and neighborhoods in El Paso County throughout 2024 and beyond.

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20Mar 2024

Avoiding scams

The exciting, yet volatile world of cryptocurrency comes with inherent risks, and scams are unfortunately prevalent. But fear not, informed vigilance can be your shield! Here are key points to remember.

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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

Green Team quick tips

It’s good to periodically run through a list of steps we can take to make our home more energy efficient. Learn more about energy efficiency at home.

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21Feb 2024

Sincere spirit of community support

March is Women’s History Month! All month long, we are featuring extraordinary women at Alpine Bank who are passionate about volunteering in their communities.

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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

Green goals for your home

It’s often easier to make and keep a commitment—like going green—when you set measurable goals.

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24Jan 2024

Debit or credit card

Teaching young kids about money management starts at home.

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24Jan 2024

Preventing business email compromise

Preventing business email compromise, cyber criminals have elevated their techniques for masking fake emails.

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20Dec 2023

Beware of phishing text messages

Scammers impersonating companies, including banks, are sending phishing (fraudulent) text messages. DO NOT click any links in these text messages or send a reply.

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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

New year, new ways to go green

We’re often open to changing bad habits and/or picking up good ones at the start of a new year. Let’s turn that willingness toward resolving to live more sustainably in the year ahead.

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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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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

‘Tis the season for online shopping scams

While online shopping scams are not limited to the holiday season, they pick up along with the increase in online shopping activities of consumers. Here are some of the more common types of online shopping scams and how to avoid them. 

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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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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

Watch out for digital payment scams

Here's what to watch out for as you wade deeper into the world of digital payments

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23Oct 2023

WE GIVE A DIME!

We are in the homestretch! With your continued help in 2023, we’ll meet our goal of raising $2.5 million in Loyalty Debit Card funds to support the nonprofits and organizations that make Colorado the place we’re proud to call home.

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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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27Sep 2023

Fraudulent Text Scams

Financial institutions will never ask you for your password or login information. If you receive a questionable text message or email claiming to be from Alpine Bank, please send a copy to [email protected].

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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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27Sep 2023

Congratulations J. Robert Young

Congratulations J. Robert Young, 2023 National Philanthropy Day Colorado honorees announced

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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

Phishing attacks on the rise

Phishing attacks are on the rise. Why? Because scammers have had so much success in using them to bilk millions of people out of their identity or their money. Here’s how to spot a phishing attack and avoid becoming a victim. 

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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

50 Years of Philanthropy

Alpine Bank hit the 50-year mark in 2023! We’re celebrating our commitment to community investment and the vital role our customers and community partners have played in the success of our organization over five decades. 

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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

Bitcoin scams

Cryptocurrencies often attract fraudsters. The combined market value of all cryptocurrencies surpassed $1 trillion in 2022. That kind of money is a huge draw for scammers, who successfully liberate billions of dollars from crypto investors each year.

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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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16Jun 2023

Buying Checks? Learn How to Protect Your Business from ACH and Check Fraud

Secure check depositing is an important part of running your business. Keep your business transactions safe with our digital banking tips.

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22May 2023

Timeshare scams

How to avoid being victimized by a timeshare scam

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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

Account takeover scams

One of the more insidious fraudulent activities perpetrated by cyberthieves on businesses are account takeover schemes, which are becoming increasingly difficult to detect and prosecute. 

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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

Student loan scams

Student loan scammers are capitalizing on the confusion surrounding the rollout, what to watch for.

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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

Digital Banking Tip #4

Worry less about losing statements and account notices in the mail, while helping the environment, by enrolling for electronic statements through Alpine Bank’s online banking or mobile app.

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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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20Mar 2023

20 years green

Alpine Bank Green Team celebrates two decades of education, outreach and action in support of conservation

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16Feb 2023

The Paper Problem

“Going paperless” means overall reduction of the paper we use. The problem with paper, however, starts long before we choose not to use it — and continues long after.

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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

Romance scams

Online dating sites often rife with swindlers

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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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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

Social media scams

Social media is crawling with scammers because it’s easy for them to set up fake profiles and lure people with promises of riches, romance and great deals, only to scam them out of their money or identities.

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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

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

Business email compromise

Business email compromise, tips to identify it, and how to protect yourself.

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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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09Nov 2022

Tech Support Scams: How to Spot and Stay Safe

Tech support scammers are lurking just beyond your computer, ready to pounce using several different tactics. Your first line of defense is to identify the tactics as a scam and turn them away. 

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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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25Oct 2022

Survey indicates vulnerability

CNBC and SurveyMonkey recently released information from their Small Business Index Survey for the second quarter of 2022. It found that eight in ten business owners expect a recession to occur this year and that inflation continues to be a top concern.

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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

Protect Your Business from Fake Email Scams: A Guide to Business Email Compromise

Discover the dangers of fake business email accounts and how to keep your business safe from online threats on our blog.

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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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25Oct 2022

Outsmart phishing scams

You’ve probably heard of phishing. It’s essential to understand what it is, and to know how to protect yourself from falling victim to it.

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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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26Aug 2022

Mystery Shopping: How to Spot a Scam

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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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15Jul 2022

Have you shared your estate plan with your children?

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15Jul 2022

Midyear is the perfect time for a financial checkup

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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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23Jun 2022

Two Tips for Mobile Wallet Fraud

Fraudulent payments can make mobile banking risky. Learn how you can keep safe from mobile scammers at Alpine Bank.

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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

Personal and Commercial Lending Fraud

Lender and loan scams can be a destructive snare for borrowers. Learn how you can protect yourself from fraud here.

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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

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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21Mar 2022

Monitor Your Credit: How to Set Up Fraud Alerts on Credit Reports

Protect yourself from credit card fraud with a fraud alert. Learn how to set up alerts with the three credit bureaus on our blog.

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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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15Feb 2022

Paperless statements and account information

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15Feb 2022

Keep ahead of rising college costs

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15Feb 2022

Survey discovers skilled worker shortage

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18Jan 2022

Your 2021 tax preparation checklist

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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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18Jan 2022

You don’t need to wait to give it away

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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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15Dec 2021

Financial Planning to Save Money in 2022: Essential Tips from Alpine Bank

Get ahead in 2022 with Alpine Bank's guide to money planning. Stay on top of your finances and reach your goals with our expert advice.

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15Dec 2021

How to recognize and avoid phishing scams

Each year millions of people fall victim to phishing attacks. Learn how you can avoid identity theft with these key tips from Alpine Bank.

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23Nov 2021

Scam prevention tips for holiday shopping

While your attention is turned to buying gifts and preparing for the holidays, scammers will be taking advantage of the chaos. Learn how to avoid fraud here.

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20Oct 2021

Understanding Elderly Scams: What to Look Out For

Fraudsters often target the elderly. Stay informed about the latest tactics used in online elderly scams and protect your loved ones.

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20Oct 2021

The Basics of Retirement Investing

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16Sep 2021

Understanding SECURE Act Changes to RMD Age & Benefits of QCD

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15Sep 2021

Things to Know About the Child Tax Credit

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18Aug 2021

Keep Yourself Safe From Malicious QR Code Scams

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18Aug 2021

Online Fraud: How to Spot the Danger

The recent barrage of ransomware attacks should serve as a stark warning. Click here to see how to avoid being a victim of online fraud.

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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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19Jul 2021

Composting at Home

Compost is the byproduct of food scraps and plant wastes as they decompose. Learn tips and tricks to composting here at Alpine Bank blog.

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29Jun 2021

There’s a Temporary Coin Shortage. Why?

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16Jun 2021

Alpine Bank Wealth Management Expert Melissa M. Knutson, CFP

Learn wealth management with Melissa M. Knutson, CFP, Vice President at Alpine Bank. Achieve your goals with wealth & personal banking.

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16Jun 2021

Impending Estate Tax Changes

When it comes to estate planning now is a good time to investigate steps that could minimize the impact of transferring wealth. Click here to Learn more.

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12May 2021

Electronic Waste Recycling

It’s important to never throw e-waste into the trash; these materials are especially important to recycle. Click here to learn why you should recycle e-waste.

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12May 2021

New IRS Fraud Program for Identity Theft is Implemented

IRS fraud measures have expanded within the Identity Protection PIN program. Learn how it can protect you from identity theft and tax fraud.

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23Mar 2021

Alpine Bank Wealth Management Q&A with Jesse Bopp, J.D., Vice President

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23Mar 2021

Recognize IRS Tax Scams

IRS Tax Fraud is a danger for any uninformed online banking customer. Read our tips to keep your tax info safe.

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23Mar 2021

Keep Your Credit Score High: Here’s How

Learn how to keep your credit score high with these key tips from Alpine Bank.

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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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08Feb 2021

SBA Extends COVID Economic Injury Disaster Loan Application Deadline

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08Feb 2021

Support, Scholarships & Student Loans from Alpine Bank

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15Dec 2020

Dress to Impress the Planet

The goal of sustainable fashion is to lessen the impact of its production on the environment. Here are some ways the initiative aims to bring that about.

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23Nov 2020

Tis the Season for Holiday Shopping Fraud

During the holidays, consumers must remember scammers never take time off. Follow these helpful tips from Alpine Bank to avoid holiday fraud this season.

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21Oct 2020

Alpine Bank's Expert Advice: Avoiding Mortgage Fraud with Lenders

Protect yourself from mortgage fraud with advice from Alpine Bank, a trusted mortgage lender. Read our latest blog now.

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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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19Oct 2020

Message from our Chairman: Alpine’s 2021 Calendar Features Colorado Artists

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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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16Sep 2020

Synthetic Identity Fraud

Identity fraud is growing fast. Cheats create new identities using stolen information and even put children at risk. Here's how to protect your family.

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16Sep 2020

Social Security Can Provide Temporary Income

Begin collecting Social Security benefits for financial aid if you are at least 62 years old or have been laid off due to the pandemic thanks to the CARES Act.

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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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13Aug 2020

Q&A with Darla Daniel, Vice President – Trust Counsel, Alpine Bank Wealth Management

Darla Daniel, Vice President of the Trust Council and Alpine Bank Wealth Management, answers questions from Alpine Bank customers.

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13Aug 2020

Scams Target Small Business Administration

Small businesses have been a big target for scammers for years. Learn more about detecting and preventing fraud at Alpine Bank.

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16Jul 2020

Educating Teens about Online Fraud

Teenagers are prime targets for online scammers as they are active users of online platforms. Educate your teen today so they don't fall victim to online fraud.

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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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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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15May 2020

Beware of COVID-19 Scams

Lately scammers have ben preying on virus-related fears. Click here to read more about Pandemic fraud and how to avoid it with the scam tips.

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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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17Apr 2020

How to Avoid Work-from-home Scams

There are many opportunities to work from home but it's important to view each opportunity with skepticism. Click here for Alpine Bank's tips to avoid scams.

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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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23Mar 2020

The Importance of Setting Savings Goals

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23Mar 2020

IRS Tax Fraud and Scams

Tax Fraud is a danger for any online bank customers. Read tips to keep you safe.

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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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22Jan 2020

LEED Means Green

LEED is a green building rating system that is the most widely used around the world. Read more on how LEED is spreading environmental awareness.

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22Jan 2020

Telemarketing Fraud

Telemarketing scams are relentless and sly. Read more to learn how to protect yourself from Telemarketing Fraud.

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22Jan 2020

Tax Preparation

When the calendar shows January, it means it's time to start preparing your taxes for the year. Get a jump on tax season this year with Alpine Bank.

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22Jan 2020

Balancing Your Budget: How to Save Money and Pay Off Debt Simultaneously

Maximize your savings and stabilize your budget with our tips for paying down debt. Learn how to stay on top of your finances.

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16Dec 2019

Green Tip - What’s New in Solar Energy

Many homeowners are trying to figure out if installing a solar power system for a home is worth it. Click here for Alpine Bank's top three items to consider.

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16Dec 2019

SBA Says Its Lending Shows Strong Economy

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16Dec 2019

Be on Guard for Phone Banking Fraud

Cash Apps like Venmo & PayPal are convenient, but provide opportunities for fraudsters. Learn best phone banking practices to stay safe.

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22Nov 2019

Mobile Fraud

Mobile fraud costs businesses and consumers billions every year. Protect yourself by reading more about popular ways fraudsters exploit mobile devices.

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22Nov 2019

Alpine Bank Calendar Available Now

Alpine Bank’s 2020 calendar takes advantage of remarkable photography which captures Colorado landscapes of the communities Alpine Bank proudly serves.

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10Oct 2019

Avoiding Digital Fraud

Check out Alpine Bank of Colorado's key tips to prevent becoming a victim of digital fraud. Learn more here at our blog.

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10Oct 2019

Financial Q & A with Lisa Isaacson

Check out our interview with Lisa Isaacson concerning questions regarding your finances at Alpine Bank blog.

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10Oct 2019

Join Alpine Bank in Supporting the Arts

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16Sep 2019

Mortgage Fraud: Borrower Beware

There are many ways to illegally profit from the mortgage loan process, and with common sense and attention to detail you can avoid being a victim!

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16Sep 2019

Investing in Education: K-12 and Beyond

Alpine Bank’s popular Pays for A’s program rewards children for getting good grades. See how students are earning cash for their grades.

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15Aug 2019

Don’t be a Victim of Online Real Estate Fraud

Real estate wire fraud continues to grow in popularity, posing a massive threat to consumers. Learn how to avoid becoming a victim here.

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15Aug 2019

You Can Help Alpine Bank Give Back to Children’s Hospital Colorado

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15Aug 2019

Green Solutions for Kitchen Countertops

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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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21May 2019

Card Fraud: How to Recognize and Avoid it

Don't fall victim to debit card scams. Learn how to prevent them with tips from Alpine Bank. Keep your card information safe and secure.

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21May 2019

The Benefits of an Education Savings Fund for Your Child's Future

Plan your child's future with a 529 Education Fund. Alpine Bank can help you save for primary education on a tax-free basis.

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24Apr 2019

College Planning Tips

The sooner you begin saving the better off they will be. Read more on things to consider when saving for your child’s college education.

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24Apr 2019

Over a Third of Small Businesses Have No Website

Over a third of small businesses do not have a website, resulting in loss of business. Learn more about how your website affects your business.

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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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18Mar 2019

How to Avoid Work from Home Scams

Work-from-home opportunities are plentiful, but users should exercise caution online. Keep safe by reading our banking and insurance services blog.

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18Mar 2019

Alpine Bank Brings Community Banking to Boulder

Alpine Bank's new branch in Boulder is now open and serving customers at buildings in Canyon and Folsom! Click here to learn more.

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20Feb 2019

Calculate your Carbon Footprint

Alpine Bank teaches you ways to calculate and reduce the carbon footprint you leave behind. Read more to find out how.

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16Jan 2019

Beware the Cost of Dating Scams

Beware of romance scams! If you make a romantic connection online, don’t go any further until you consider these safety tips.

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19Nov 2018

Tackle Estate Planning

Estate planning is necessary to ensure that the majority of your assets are passed on to your children. Ensure that your assets are protected and accounted for.

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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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05Oct 2018

Retirement Planning: Professional Help Can Pay Off

Planning for retirement has become more important than ever. Learn how hiring a financial advisor can help you plan for your future.

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16Aug 2018

Open a Bank Account Online with No Deposit for Your Kids' Financial Education

Alpine Bank can help with financial education for children. Open a bank account online with no deposit and help your kids manage their finances.

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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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30Jan 2018

Empower Your Entrepreneurship Dreams with SBA Loans for Women and Veterans

Find the right SBA business loan to support your ambitions. SBA lenders are available to assist women, veterans, and military spouses.

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