Entries by Stockman Bank

PLANNING AHEAD: Where There is a Will…

This is the second posting from Stockman Wealth Management on Estate Planning. Understanding the process and putting a plan together, leads us to the topic of a will. Estate planning can be complex, but it doesn’t have to be complicated. The best place to begin is with a document nearly everyone knows about, even if […]

Focus on Small Business – Adel’s Hot Stuff Espresso

What is an entrepreneur? The dictionary defines an entrepreneur as a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk. That describes our founder, Bill Nefsy very well. Bill never viewed himself as a banker, but as an entrepreneur and consumer of financial services. According to the U.S. […]

Coffee Talk – 2nd Quarter 2019

Our founder, Bill Nefsy, was a rancher in Miles City. In 1953, Bill needed an operating loan for his growing operation and was turned away by the two banks in town with the explanation – “We don’t do Ag loans.” While Bill was visiting about how out of touch these banks were with the community […]

Celebrating National Homeownership Month

Written by Marni Pauley (left) and Tristin Meidinger (right), Real Estate Loan Officers from Miles City June is National Homeownership month. Here at Stockman we celebrate the benefits that owning a home have for individuals, neighborhoods and communities across Montana. First time home buyers have a number of opportunities with assistance and educational programs made […]

The Many Hats of Kerry Neils

Meet Kerry Neils. You may know Kerry from our annual Stockman Calendar. His stunning Montana photos always appear at least a few times within its pages! It may surprise you to know that Kerry is actually a Vice President, Portfolio Manager for our Wealth Management team in Helena. In conversation with Kerry we learned that […]

May Is Graduation Month in Marketing

The month of May is a time to celebrate: beginning of spring, the end of the school year, and of course graduation. The Stockman Marketing Department realized that collectively, we have five graduates this month, including one of our own. From preschool to college and stops in between, there is so much to celebrate. We […]