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Highlands State Bank is a small, community-oriented bank dedicated to providing personalized service and competitive rates. Since we are part of the neighborhood, we have first-hand knowledge of the needs of local businesses and the people who live and work here. We use our knowledge to deliver quality banking to our customers through checking and savings accounts, mortgages, and consumer and business loans.

We’re known for our ability to make quick decisions and for our commitment to business success. Our representatives are equipped to interview customers and creatively solve problems to meet needs promptly. In everything, we strive to deliver the kind of attention and convenience our customers expect. We even have late hours throughout the workweek and hours on Saturday, so you can stop by more often.

Highlands Highlight

Highlands State Bank recently raised funds for the American Heart Association. Because of Highlands' annual National Wear Red Day campaign, the bank was able to raise over $300 between the Vernon, Sparta and Totowa locations. Highlands generously matched the amount raised to donate a total of $650 to a great cause, "We are happy to be able to help the American Heart Association in its mission to build healthy hearts," said Steven C. Ackmann, Highlands State Bank President and COO.

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