It appears a branch visit is required to open an account. Branches are located in the Colorado cities of Las Animas, La Junta, Fowler and Monument.
The bank has some strong ratings for safety and soundness: 4 stars (excellent) at BauerFinancial and 4 stars (sound) at Bankrate.com. Both ratings are based on 12/31/08 financial data. The bank has been FDIC insured since 1934 (FDIC Certificate # 3034).
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