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North Shore Trust and Savings Receives
Exceptional Performance Award

North Shore Trust and Savings has once again received Bauer Financial's 5-Star Superior rating for the past 110 consecutive quarters! To achieve this honor, North Shore Trust exhibited the best in areas of capital adequacy, asset quality, and stability and has done so for over 26 years!

North Shore Trust and Savings is the ONLY bank in Lake County to receive the 5-Star Superior Rating from Bauer Financial.


iDeposit Mobile

At North Shore Trust, we understand that sometimes going to the bank can be a chore.  Well not any longer! With our iMobile smartphone app and iDeposit, bankers’ hours become your hours. iDeposit allows you to deposit checks anytime that is convenient for you thru the convenience of your mobile phone. iDeposit is easy, convenient and secure!

Here is how it works:

  • First, log on to our iMobile app( click here  iDEPOSIT MOBILE for the Google or Android apps)
  • Click the menu button and select Deposit a Check
  • Next, key in your deposit amounts and take photos of both the front and back of  your checks with your    smartphone or table camera.
  • The images are automatically formatted to ensure quality.
  • After the checks are submitted successfully, you will receive notification that the transaction was successfully completed. (NOTE: Holds or other limits may apply.)
  • It's secure! All transactions are transmitted with multiple layers of security and could be traced back to registered smartphones in case of fraud

North Shore Trust and Savings Opens New Loan Production Office

In addition to its loan production office located at 1418 Techny Road in Northbrook, IL , managed by Todd Fisher, Sr Loan officer, the bank has opened its second loan production office located at 419 Center St, Suite A in Grayslake, IL,

Stephen G. Lear Eelected Chairman
Of The Illinois League Of Financial Institutions

Stephen Lear, Chairman. President and CEO of North Shore Trust and Savings was recently honored at the 136th Annual Meeting of the Illinois League of Financial Institutions by being appointed as the League’s 2015-2016 Chairman.

Mr. Lear commented, “Community banks like North Shore Trust …

Holiday Closings

During the first quarter of 2016 we will be closed for the following holidays:

Martin Luther King Day, Monday, January 18th

President's Day, Monday, February 15th

Should You Automate All Your Bill Payments?
The pros and cons of both sides

Nowadays, many checking and savings accounts allow consumers to set up automatic bill pay, which allows you to set up payments for your bills with just one click of a button. Gone are the days when you have to remember when your bills are due since automatic bill pay automatically pays …

Five Money Conversations to Have With Your Spouse
Financial topics that need to be covered thoroughly

The general consensus among couples is that money causes more arguments in the household than any other topic. In fact, studies show that couples who disagree about money at least once a week are 30 percent more likely to break up or divorce.

Common Items You Didn’t Know You Could Recycle
Reduce your carbon footprint in 2016 by recycling more than ever before

As the New Year begins, you may find among your list of resolutions the pledge to create less waste and recycle more. According to the EPA, American consumers created 250 million tons of waste in 2010 alone; astonishingly, more than one-third of that waste was material that could have been recycled or composted. The following five items are …

Movie Releases to Look Forward to This Year
Take the kids to this year’s biggest family-friendly movie releases

Whether you attend local cinemas with family or by yourself, films have the ability to transport you to an entirely new and magical place. If you are interested in heading out to the movie theater with your family this year, here are five releases you do not want to miss.

Visit Santa Fe, New Mexico
Plan a luxurious vacation to Santa Fe with this guide

Santa Fe is the capital of the great state of New Mexico, but also acts as a cultural hub of old west charm with a modern twist. Take a look at these travel tips to plan the perfect trip for your family.

What to Do Before Donating Blood
A few useful tips to help make the process go smoothly the first time out

Donating blood is a worthy cause that helps countless people around the world each year. January is National Blood Donor Month; if you have never donated before, there’s never been a better time to start than right now.

When Is the Best Time to Buy a New Vehicle?
The right timing can help you save big

Buying a new vehicle is probably the second biggest purchase you’ll make in your lifetime, so doing your homework makes sense for many reasons, not the least of which is it could help you save thousands. And while there are many things to consider, when you buy is commonly overlooked — but it could make all the difference in getting a great deal.

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