Richland State Bank Rated 5-Stars by Bauer Two Names You Can Trust
September 2013: Richland State Bank, Rayville, Louisiana is a proud to be recognized as one of the strongest banks in the nation by BAUERFINANCIAL, Coral Gables, Florida, the nation’s leading bank rating and research firm. BAUERFINANCIAL has been analyzing and rating the nation’s financial institutions since 1983 and Richland State Bank has earned its highest rating of 5-Stars for the most recent 57 quarters. The latest rating is based on June 30, 2013 financial data and indicates that Richland State Bank significantly exceeds all federal capital requirements and maintains a low level of delinquent loans, among other benchmarks.
Karen L. Dorway, president of the research firm, had this to say, “A recent Gallop poll indicates that
customer confidence in the banking industry is beginning to come back. That confidence, no doubt, can be attributed to community banks like Richland State Bank, that hold to the principles of sound banking. These are the shining stars of the industry. Richland State Bank has been able to
thrive without compromising its standards, and that’s commendable.”
Having continuously earned a 5-Star rating for so long puts Richland State Bank in an even more
elite category of “Exceptional Performance Banks”. Only banks that have earned Bauer’s top rating
for ten years (or longer) can claim this distinction.
Richland State Bank was established in 1902 and has been committed to providing the best of banking to its community for 111 years. It currently has 9 convenient locations in Rayville, Mangham, Minden, Monroe, West Monroe, Oak Grove and Bastrop. Richland State Bank (www.richlandbank.net) is a member of the FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.
Richland State Bank: Rich in tradition. Rich in service.
BAUERFINANCIAL, Inc., Coral Gables, Florida, the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating and research firm, has been reporting on and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution pays BauerFinancial to rate it, nor can any choose to be excluded. Consumers may obtain free star-ratings by visiting www.bauerfinancial.com.