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Grand Rapids Area

Including Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Holland, Muskegon, Battle Creek, Portage, Wyoming, Grand Haven, Coldwater, Jenison, and 120 other towns.

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Banking in the Grand Rapids Area

Grand Rapids, Michigan, is the second-largest city and metropolitan area in Michigan behind Detroit. Located in western Michigan, Grand Rapids only has about 190,000 people in the city, but its metropolitan area is much larger, with over 1 million people. Other notable cities in the region include Kalamazoo, Holland, Battle Creek, Muskegon, Portage, Wyoming, Grand Haven, Grandville, and Rockford.

Thanks to its size and position as the largest city in western Michigan, Grand Rapids has a healthy banking industry. There are 24 banks and 63 credit unions with their headquarters in the Grand Rapids region. Notable institutions that are based in the area are Founders Bank & Trust, Lake Michigan Credit Union, Mercantile Bank of Michigan, Independent Bank, and Macatawa Bank. The oldest institution that still has headquarters in the area is First State Bank of Decatur, which was established in 1870. Altogether, there are more than 55 banks and 85 credit unions operating in the region, with a combined total of approximately 870 branches.

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Local Deals & News

Adventure Credit Union (MI) Offers 23-Month CD Special (2.05% APY)
Deal Summary: 23-month CD Special, 2.05% APY, $500 min/$1 million deposit, new money. Availability: Residents of 11 west Michigan counties; 500+ SEGs in West Michigan and Lansing areas. Two months,
Key Bank Is Offering A Promotional 39 Month CD With APY Of 2.05%
Key Bank is offering a 39 Months CD. Minimum Deposit of $10,000.00 is required. The stated APY is 2.05%. Offer may be withdrawn at any time.
Frankenmuth CU (MI) Features 13-Month CD Special
Deal Summary: 13-month CD Special, 1.60% APY, $500 minimum deposit, new money, limited time offer. Availability: All Michigan residents. For the past few years, Frankenmuth Credit Union (FCU) has run
Adventure CU (MI) Adds 13-Month CD Special
Deal Summary: 13-month CD Special, 2.00% APY, $500 minimum deposit, new money. Availability: Residents of the Michigan counties of Allegan, Barry, Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, Ionia, Kent, Livingston, Newaygo, Ottawa, and
NorthPointe Notifies Customers of New Ultimate Checking Requirement
Last month I described two important changes that took effect on Northpointe Bank’s reward checking account, called the UltimateAccount. The first was a balance cap increase from $5k to $10k.
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