News


  • FB&T Named 2020 Top 150 Workplace

    For a third consecutive year, Frandsen Bank & Trust has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. A complete list of those selected available is here.

  • FB&T Named to Forbes' 2019 Best-in-State Banks List

    Frandsen Bank & Trust was recently named one of America’s Best Banks in Minnesota by Forbes magazine. Of the nearly 5,400 banks in the United States, only 149 made the 2019 list, and only three banks from Minnesota were recognized.  

  • Frandsen Financial Corporation To Acquire Peoples Bank Midwest

    Richard Hoban, Director of Corporate Development for Frandsen Financial Corporation (“FFC”) has announced that a purchase agreement has been signed for FFC to purchase Peoples Bank Midwest, pending approval of the Federal Reserve Bank and the Minnesota Department of Commerce. The...

  • FB&T Named 2019 Top 150 Workplace

    For a second consecutive year, Frandsen Bank & Trust has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. A complete list of those selected is available at www.StarTribune.com/topworkplaces2019.

  • Frandsen Bank Named Community Champion

    We are honored to have been recognized by the Minnesota Bankers Association (MBA) as a Community Champion. 

  • Special Offer to Current Customers Affected by Government Shutdown

    Frandsen Bank today announced they are offering current government-employed customers relief during the shutdown.

  • FB&T to Acquire Alerus Finacial - Duluth

    Richard Hoban, Frandsen Financial Corporation’s (“FFC”) director of corporate development has announced that Frandsen Bank & Trust (“FB&T”) plans to purchase the Duluth, Minn. banking operation of Alerus Financial, N. A. (“Alerus”), including the...

  • FB&T Named 2018 Top 150 Workplace by Star Tribune

    Frandsen Bank & Trust has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. A complete list of those selected is available at StarTribune.com/topworkplaces2018 and will also be published in the Star Tribune Top Workplaces special section on Sunday, June 24.  

  • FB&T Founder's Generous Offer

    Frandsen Bank & Trust founder and chairman, Dennis Frandsen, offers two-year tuition to his hometown graduates.  

  • Dennis Welch Honored

    Frandsen Bank & Trust SBA division manager Dennis Welch named 2018 Veteral Small Business Champion by the Minnesota District Office of the Small Business Administration. 

  • Frandsen Bank Honored for Community Involvement

    March 1, 2018:  We are honored to have been recognized by the Minnesota Bankers Association (MBA) as a Community Champion.

  • Frandsen Investment Services

    Frandsen Bank & Trust and Frandsen Investment Services are now a part of the LPL Financial network.

  • Commitment to Lakes Region EMS

    In seeking an opportunity for service that would potentially benefit every person in our community, my family and I have made a substantial, ongoing commitment to Lakes Region EMS.

  • Frandsen Bank Gains National Recognition Second Year in a Row

    May 5, 2016:  For the second time in two years, Frandsen Bank & Trust has been named to the Independent Community Bankers of America “Best of the Best” list of community banks for 2015.

  • Manske Named Mortgage Banker

    Frandsen Bank & Trust president Nick Hinz announced Joslyn Manske has been named mortgage banker.  Manske held various roles over the past 13 years at State Farm Insurance, including the financial services arena and State Farm Bank.In her new position Joslyn plans to focus her efforts on the...