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Southern Bank expands into St. Louis Market, acquires FortuneBank

We’re rooted here, right where you need us. That means keeping a focus on our communities and serving each individual where they live and wherever they go. ...


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Fraud Prevention

Holiday Shopping Tips

Whether you’re shopping in-store or online this holiday season, follow these tips to keep your information safe.

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Money Management

What is an Interest Checking Account?

What is an interest-bearing checking account? Find out here and see how it compares to standard checking and savings accounts.

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Money Management

How to start a budget

You may be wondering, “How do I start a budget?” You’re not the only one. Here are some steps and resources to make budgeting a breeze.

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Money Management

How often should you monitor your checking account?

Online and Mobile banking have made checking your bank account easy. Learn how often you should, along with some tips, right here.

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Press Releases

Press Release

Southern Bank expands into St. Louis Market, acquires FortuneBank

We’re rooted here, right where you need us. That means keeping a focus on our communities and serving each individual where they live and wherever they go. ...

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Press Release

Southern Bank to Acquire First National Bank Branch in Cairo, IL

For the second year in a row, Southern Bank has been selected as the Best Small Bank in Missouri by Newsweek in a study with Lending Tree ...

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Press Release

Newsweek features Southern Bank

For the second year in a row, Southern Bank has been selected as the Best Small Bank in Missouri by Newsweek in a study with Lending Tree ...

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Press Release

Online Banking Update

We have good news – your Online Banking will soon be receiving an upgrade with enhanced features and a new layout. Now you might be wondering how ...

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Money Management

Money Management

What is an Interest Checking Account?

What is an interest-bearing checking account? Find out here and see how it compares to standard checking and savings accounts.

Read More >

Money Management

How to start a budget

You may be wondering, “How do I start a budget?” You’re not the only one. Here are some steps and resources to make budgeting a breeze.

Read More >

Money Management

How often should you monitor your checking account?

Online and Mobile banking have made checking your bank account easy. Learn how often you should, along with some tips, right here.

Read More >

Money Management

What do you need to open a bank account?

Have you ever asked yourself, “What do I need to open a bank account?” It’s a very common question. Here’s everything you need and some tips for when you’re opening a new bank account.

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Fraud Prevention

Fraud Prevention

Holiday Shopping Tips

Whether you’re shopping in-store or online this holiday season, follow these tips to keep your information safe.

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Fraud Prevention

Staying Secured When You Go Mobile

Smartphones, tablets and laptops have become part of our daily life. We are a society of constant connection. Whether through email ...

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Fraud Prevention

Tips for Yahoo Account Owners

Last week, Yahoo announced another hack affecting more than one billion accounts. That's roughly double the number involved ...

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Fraud Prevention

Seasonal Fraud: Protect Yourself This Holiday

While identity theft and fraud happen year-round, incidents often spike during the winter holiday season. Educate yourself on the ...

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Home Buying

Home Buying

Are Bi-Weekly Mortgage Plans Worth It?

The simple answer is: yes, it does. At the most basic level, bi-weekly payments require you to make a payment on your mortgage ...

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Home Buying

The Four Biggest Mortgage Mistakes to Avoid

The simple answer is: yes, it does. At the most basic level, bi-weekly payments require you to make a payment on your mortgage ...

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Home Buying

How to Effectively Apply for a Small Business Loan

For more information about the home buying process at Southern Bank, find a lender near you or give us a call at 855-4KASASA ...

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Home Buying

Mortgage 101: Advice from our Experts

From your credit score to the amount of money you have available for a down payment, having your finances in order is the No. 1 thing ...

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Business

Business

What is the Best Business Checking Account for Your Business?

Here are some critical questions to consider in making your decision ...

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Business

How to Effectively Apply for a Small Business Loan

While small business loan requirements may be more flexible than other types of loan programs, you will be required to ...

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Business

3 Things You Didn't Realize Your Business Needs

While small business loan requirements may be more flexible than other types of loan programs, you will be required to ...

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Business

3 Tools to Make Running Your Business Easier

While small business loan requirements may be more flexible than other types of loan programs, you will be required to ...

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Digital Banking

Digital Banking

Get the Most from your Banking Experience

Smartphones, tablets and laptops have become part of our daily life. We are a society of constant connection. Whether through email ...

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Digital Banking

3 Reasons People Love Mobile Banking

If you haven’t already, sign up for mobile banking with mobile deposit. Whether you need to check your balance, transfer funds ...

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Digital Banking

Travel-Smart Money Tips

If you haven’t already, sign up for mobile banking with mobile deposit. Whether you need to check your balance, transfer funds ...

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Digital Banking

3 Ways Mobile Deposit Will Change Your World

If you haven’t already, sign up for mobile banking with mobile deposit. Whether you need to check your balance, transfer funds ...

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