It appears that a branch visit is required to open an account. Branches are located in Chicago, Arlington Heights, Niles, Naperville and Lincolnshire.
The bank has some solid ratings for soundness: 3 stars (performing) at Bankrate and 3.5 stars (good) at BauerFinancial. Both ratings are based on 12/31/08 financial data. Foster Bank has been FDIC insured since 1989 (FDIC Certificate # 27447).
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