Rockford, IL – May 9, 2019 – Illinois Bank & Trust launched online account opening for small business deposit products. This complements its current online account opening for consumer deposit products. Customers can now open small business checking, savings and money market accounts online. In an industry where technology is quickly moving toward digital connectivity, small business online account opening is the next step in meeting customer needs.
“Small businesses are the heart and soul of our community, and we are excited to launch this service during Small Business Week,” said Jeff Hultman, President and CEO, Illinois Bank & Trust. “We understand small business owners are busy, and we’ve worked to make our online process convenient and easy to use.”
“Small business online account opening is only offered at a limited number of banks across the U.S.,” said Hultman. “The benefits of our local community banking model, coupled with the technology of online account opening for small businesses, gives us a unique advantage and fulfills our commitment to provide the Big Bank Punch, with the Community Bank Touch.”
“We believe customers expect us to be just as cutting edge as other high-tech companies such as Amazon or Apple,” said Hultman. “As an organization, we are committed to making our services available to customers when and where they want them. Having a complete, full service bank in your hand — that’s powerful.”