Secure LifeStyles Club
Are you age 50 or older, and looking for extra benefits from your bank? If you answered yes, then Bankers Trust’s Secure LifeStyles Club is for you!
We created the Secure LifeStyles Club to provide financial benefits and exclusive opportunities to our senior customers. SLC members may receive checking and savings accounts tailored to their place in life, as well as entertainment opportunities organized just for them. Members tell us they also appreciate the educational seminars and workshops designed toward their interests and needs.
What Does it Take to be an SLC Member?
To qualify, members must:
- Be age 50 or older
- Have a primary checking account with Bankers Trust*
- Maintain an average monthly balance of at least $15,000 in any combination of Bankers Trust accounts, including checking, savings, CD and IRA account. A deposit relationship with our trust and investment areas also qualifies.
To become an SLC member, visit any Bankers Trust location today or contact an SLC representative!
- Secure LifeStyles Checking** Account
- Secure LifeStyles Savings** Account
- No annual charge on Check Advantage Visa® debit card
- Penalty-free withdrawals in the event of medical emergencies on CD***
- Reduced annual rent on safety deposit boxes****
- Free cashier’s checks
- Free notary services and Medallion Signature Guarantee Service
- No charge for check imaging
- Seminars, travel opportunities and events
- Quarterly newsletter
- And more!
SLC Seminars and Special Events
Enjoy financial seminars, day trips, special events and additional travel opportunities as part of your SLC membership! Seminars led by Bankers Trust’s experts and experts in the community are educational and informative on a broad range of topics. All our events are scheduled at convenient locations and times to better serve you. Learn more about our upcoming events:
Albaugh Chevy Car Collection Tour
October 17, 2019, 2-3 p.m.
1525 NE 36th Street, Ankeny, IA
Enjoy a private tour of Dennis Albaugh’s private car collection, which includes nearly 150 Chevy convertibles, rare sedans and hardtops spanning several decades. You will be delighted by the rarity and quality of the cars in the collection. Meet outside for a brief overview before the tour begins.
Limited to 100 attendees.
Cost: $5 donation to the Habitat for Humanity Gold Hammer Scholarship is requested; due at time of registration.
Cedar Ridge Winery and Distillery Wine Tasting and Tour
October 29, 2019, 1-3 p.m.
1441 Marak Road NW, Swisher, IA
Delight in a private wine tasting and tour of Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery. You’ll experience the breathtaking 10-acre view of rolling hill vineyards and tour of the winery. Plus, enjoy the flavors of Iowa in a wine tasting event that includes brick oven pizza and other amazing hors d’oeuvres.
Follow I-380 south to Exit 10 (Shueyville/Swisher). Turn right onto 120th St. NW. Turn left at Hwy. 965 (the first cross street). Follow for 2 miles and turn right onto Marak Rd.
Limited to 20 attendees. Please register by October 24.
Cost: $20 per person to be paid at the event.
Annual Appreciation Dinner
November 1, 2019, 5 p.m.
Prairie Meadows Conference Center, 1 Prairie Meadows Dr., Altoona, IA
Please join us for a wonderful evening at the annual Appreciation Dinner for all Secure LifeStyles Club members. Doors open at 5 p.m. and our program begins at 6 p.m. Dinner will be served following remarks from Bankers Trust CEO and President Don Coffin.
Please consider bringing paper products, personal care or nonperishable food items to donate to the less fortunate. All donations will be given to the Johnston Partnership.
Register by October 25. Discounted hotel reservations are available using code 110119BAN. Please contact Prairie Meadows Hotel for room rates and other room details.
Cost: Free for Secure LifeStyles Club members; $50 for guests
Accessible/Adaptive Yoga Seminar
November 7, 2019, 10-11:30 a.m.
Johnston Public Library, 6700 Merle Hay Road, Johnston, IA
Yoga offers many physical and mental benefits for people of all ages and abilities. By making yoga accessible and adaptive, everybody can practice. Accessible yoga believes all people, regardless of ability or background, deserve equal access to the practices of yoga.
During this seminar, you will learn more about accessible and adaptive yoga and the benefits of a yoga practice. Janis Ware, certified Accessible Yoga instructor, will demonstrate examples of yoga variations. You can also participate in a short and gentle yoga practice, so dress in comfortable, loose clothing. This will be a healing and gentle class that all can practice and receive benefit.
Space is limited to 20 participants. Please register by November 6.
Paint Like a Pro – Holiday Edition
November 13, 2019, 2-3 p.m.
Art Happy, 208 SE Main St., Grimes, IA
The July Learn to Paint Like a Pro session was so fun we brought it back with a holiday twist. Join Vickie Lilly from the Bankers Trust Grimes branch and paint a joyful holiday sign. You’ll enjoy an afternoon session at Art Happy painting a 2-1/2-foot wood sign. All supplies are provided, including an apron.
Space is limited to 10 participants. Please register by November 5.
Internet Banking Seminar
November 14, 2019
Session 1 (for beginners): 10 a.m. to noon
Session 2 (for advanced users): 2-4 p.m.
3820 8th St. S.W., Altoona
Get ready to learn about the advantages and conveniences of Internet Banking at Bankers Trust from guest speaker, Amanda Kieler. In this hands-on, interactive learning opportunity, Amanda will show us how easy and convenient it is to use Internet Banking and its numerous benefits. She will also discuss safeguards Bankers Trust has in place to protect against criminal activity on the internet.
Please register for Bankers Trust Internet Banking before attending this seminar. If you need assistance with registering, please contact your banker or call customer service.
Sessions are limited to 10 participants.
Holiday Grande 2019 with Jim McDonough and His Orchestra and Singers
December 7, 2019, 2:30 p.m.
Hoyt Sherman Place, 1501 Woodland Ave., Des Moines, IA
Celebrate the holiday season in style by attending, “Holiday Grande 2019.” This dazzling, all-new stage production features International Steinway Artist, Jim McDonough, joined by his 14-piece professional orchestra and a cast of sensational singers and dancers performing your favorite Christmas music and other all-time favorites. This awe-inspiring event is a grand combination of beautiful music, spectacular sets and costumes, and the true spirit of the season.
Seating is limited. Please register by November 8. Payment is due at time of registration.
Managing Your Money in 2020
January 23, 2019, 10-11:30 a.m.
Bankers Trust Windsor Heights Branch Conference Room, 7000 University Ave., Windsor Heights, IA
Jason Egge, Vice President BTC Financial Services, and Bailey Lose, Investment Officer BTC Financial Services, will discuss current economic conditions and the economic outlook for 2020. They will discuss their ideas for managing money in 2020 and beyond so you can make the right decisions for your particular financial situation. Jason has been at Bankers Trust for 16 years and has over 23 years of experience in the financial services industry. Bailey joined Bankers Trust more than 6 years ago and has been in the financial services industry for over 10 years.
Space is limited to 15 participants. Please register by January 22.
Meet a Secure LifeStyles Club Representative
Most Bankers Trust locations have a dedicated SLC representative on staff. Stop by a branch to learn more about the Secure LifeStyles Club, SLC member benefits, or join today!
If you can’t stop by today, contact us via our easy access phone line: (515) 245-5252 or 1-800-932-3297 (toll free).
* Primary checking account means the account in which you routinely deposit the majority of your income or benefits from any source, and against which you routinely authorize payment of the majority of your expenses each calendar month.
** Only one Interest Checking account and one Secure LifeStyles Savings account at the Secure LifeStyles Club pricing per member.
*** Federal law requires a penalty of seven days simple interest be paid on amounts withdrawn within the first six days after a deposit or partial deposit.
****The contents of your safe deposit box are not insured against loss by the Bank or the FDIC.