Erik Skovgard



President / CEO

Blog posts by this Author:

  • 2018 Year in Review

    We want to start with a sincere thank you for being part of the LSB family and trusting us as your financial partner. Thanks to you, 2018 was an outstanding year.

  • Community Banks Need Regulation Relief

    Policymakers in Washington have made economic growth and investment a top priority in 2017. While many policy areas targeted for reform will be subject to bitter debate on Capitol Hill, there is broad bipartisan support for regulatory relief for the nation's more than 5,800 community banks.

  • What is the Difference? Megabanks vs. Community Banks

    The recent news about the corruption and dishonesty at Wells Fargo has put banks in a negative spotlight. Not all banks are created equal, though. Read why community banks are better.

  • What are the Differences Between Banks and Credit Unions?

    Many people don't know the differences between banks and credit unions. It's easy to understand why there would be confusion. I want to help you understand the TRUE differences between banks and credit unions.

  • The Mikes Take on DC

    A pair of Mikes from Lincoln Savings Bank recently attended an American Bankers Association Government Relations Summit in Washington DC.

  • Lincoln Savings Bank is #1 Community Bank in Iowa for USDA Home Loans

    In 2015, Lincoln Savings Bank was the #1 community bank in the state of Iowa for USDA guaranteed home loans, writing 129 mortgages totaling over $14 million of home loans.

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