Home Federal Blog

At Home Federal, we believe in enhancing the financial well-being of our clients one relationship at a time.  Our roots are planted deep in the upper Midwest and our values reflect those of the communities we serve.  Learn more about how to reach your financial goals, our civic involvement, community investment, and how we provide a work environment that promotes personal and professional growth through a variety of our blogs.

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Tips for Saving $1,000+ for Christmas


It happens every year. You know it’s coming, but still, you are caught off guard when it comes to financing the holidays. Here are three steps you can take to stay within your means this year: Read more.

Banking Advice | October 30, 2020

Home Federal Spotlight Series

Matt McMartin Named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer for Home Improvement Loans

Matt McMartin, Relationship Manager at our Rochester – Civic Center location, was recently named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Fix Up Lender by Minnesota Housing for his loan production during 2019. Read more.

Featured Employee | August 19, 2020

Get Rewarded Up To $500 (From Home)!

Rack Up Your Rewards As High As $500

With this limited time promotion, earning some extra cash can be done in a variety of ways. Better yet, it can all be done from the comfort of your home! Each reward has been established to help make your banking easier, finance life’s expenses, and/or to protect you from fraud. There are... Read more.

Products & Promotions | August 18, 2020

How Working From Home Has Increased The Desire For Home Improvement Projects

The traditional boundaries between home and office have become muddied in 2020. Up to 56% of Americans are working out of their home right now. Experts say that many will continue even after the pandemic. Read more.

Products & Services | August 17, 2020

Set Up Alert on IRS Deposits

Sick of continually checking your account(s) to see if a deposit has been made from the IRS? Whether you’re waiting for your tax refund or your stimulus payment, you can set up an alert in your online banking portal to be automatically notified of any IRS deposit to your account(s) as soon as... Read more.

Tips & Tricks | April 23, 2020