Bank Mutual: To celebrate 120 years Band Mutual is giving individuals $120

Contact: Melinda Toy/Marketing Product Manager
Bank Mutual – Corporate Headquarters
4949 W. Brown Deer Road
Milwaukee, WI 53224
414.371.8261 |[email protected]

June 1, 2012…In honor of its 120th birthday, Bank Mutual is pleased to offer a special $120 bonus* to customers who open a new checking account through July 31, 2012. Qualifying accounts include ULTIMATE Checking, Money Management Package, Premier Preference and Silver Spirit Checking. All Bank Mutual personal checking accounts include a Bank Mutual CheckCard, free online banking, online bill pay, free e-statements, free check writing and check safekeeping.

Bank Mutual has been serving needs in communities since 1892. From humble beginnings as a small building and loan association, to fulfilling commitments and meeting customer needs through the Great Depression, to pioneering efforts that have allowed customers to earn the best return for its customers, to its present day position as the largest Milwaukee-based bank, Bank Mutual has been the “Go-To” bank for Wisconsinites for 120 years.

“Our commitment to local decision making, dynamic staff, and enhanced product lines have allowed us to be well-positioned to serve our customers for 120 years, and it is this same commitment that will carry us into the future” states David Baumgarten, President of Bank Mutual. “Bank Mutual continues to evolve with the needs of our customers, and expand our product and service offerings to fit their lifestyle and circumstance.”

Bank Mutual has a network of 78 branches in Wisconsin and Minnesota, and $2.6 billion in assets as of March 31, 2012. Bank Mutual serves over 100,000 households and offers products and services for personal, small business and commercial needs including banking, lending, mortgage, real estate investment, treasury management, international business services, and more.

Celebrate a history of serving communities and putting customers at the forefront by stopping by your local Bank Mutual office to find out more about Bank Mutual’s $120 offer, or visit

*Other rules and restrictions may apply. Special is available to new checking customers only, now through July 31, 2012 at any Bank Mutual location. Offer not available for accounts opened with money currently on deposit at Bank Mutual. Personal accounts only. Promotion cannot be combined with any other offer. Minimum opening deposit is $100 per account. To qualify for $120 bonus, customer must open an ULTIMATE Checking, Money Management Package, Premier Preference Checking, or Silver Spirit Checking, add a CheckCard, and within 30 days, add direct deposit and register for Online Banking and e-Statements. Bonus is paid out after 90 days of customer qualifying. The Annual Percentage Yield (APY) on ULTIMATE Checking, Premier Preference Checking, and Silver Spirit Checking is .01% and APY on Money Management Package Savings is .02%. APY is accurate as of May 16, 2012 and may change after account is opened. Fees could reduce earnings on the account. $120 will be considered earned after the account has been open for six months, otherwise there will be a $120 charge when the account is closed. $120 will be reported as interest on IRS form 1099-INT. Limit of one $120 bonus per household. 061120