Strategies for Business Success: The Best Investments are Local in Nature

Keith J. Akre from Stillman Bank unpacks how investing in yourself and your community can pay off financially.

Proven Professionals: A Trusted Partner in Your Success

It takes a lot of partners working toward a common goal to keep your financial aspirations a reality. Meet a few of our region’s trusted experts in the realm of law, finance, investment, insurance and accountancy.

Local Commercial Lenders

As the business climate changes in our region, enterprising individuals are preparing to spread their wings and grab new opportunities. Our region’s commercial bankers stand at the ready to provide critical capital.

Stillman Bank: Finding Peace in Stock Market Investing

Learn why inner peace is the key to investing, according to Keith Akre from Stillman Bank.

Financial Advice: When Will the Stock Market Finally Drop?

Keith Akre, a trust officer at Stillman Bank, advises on how to prepare for potential stock market plunges and other unforeseen challenges in stock market behavior.

Success Stories: Stillman Bank

With a 135-year history of serving the greater Rockford region, this community bank continues to pride itself on the fundamentals of good banking: relationships, service and the ability to respond to changing demands.

A Guide to Proven Professionals

In your personal and business finances you’re drafting a team of players who include attorneys, investment advisors, insurance advisors and certified public accountants (CPAs) all focused on helping you to attain your important goals.