Mortgage Department earns Originator of the Year

ROCKFORD, Ill. (June 14, 2018) – Rockford Bank & Trust (RB&T) announced today that it has been named a winner of Merchant Bank’s “Originator of the Year” award for 2017. The award is given to financial institutions that demonstrate outstanding annual performance and service to mortgage customers. Amanda Monette and Kim Bolin of Rockford Bank & Trust’s mortgage department accepted the award at the Merchants Bank Annual Training event in April.

“At Rockford Bank & Trust, we take pride in helping members of our community achieve their dreams of homeownership by partnering with them every step of the way,” said Thomas Budd, President and CEO. “This award is a reflection of our mortgage department’s commitment to providing customers with the best possible lending experience.”

Rockford Bank & Trust partners with Merchants Bank (Winona, MN) to provide qualified mortgage customers with low rates and timely processing of mortgage files. In 2015, Merchants Bank honored RB&T with its Commitment to Excellence award, celebrating financial institutions who achieved substantial growth and improvement year- over-year.