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 travel and 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:
Nebraska’s Sandhill Cranes Tour (Cancelled)
March 27 – 28, 2019
Bus leaves from the Sam’s Club parking lot at 1101 73rd St. in Des Moines on March 27 at 7:30 a.m.
This event was cancelled.
Join us for this tour to Nebraska to experience the migration of more than 600,000 sandhill cranes as they migrate north. Upon arriving in Kearney, Nebraska, we will meet a local guide who will educate us on the sandhill cranes as we drive through the countryside, viewing the cranes as they feed in the fields. We’ll also be on the lookout for a rare sighting of whooping cranes.
We’ll check in to our hotel before we head to an early dinner at Skeeter Barnes restaurant. You’ll have a choice of three entrees, all which are served with bread pudding. As the sun begins to set, we’ll head to the Platte River valley to see the sandhill cranes settling in for the night. It will be quite the sight and sound as the cranes land on the protected sand bars.
To begin day two, we’ll enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Our stops on day two will include:
The Classic Car Museum – Enjoy browsing the collection that includes more than 200 vintage cars from the early 1900s to the modern age.
The Museum of Nebraska Art (MONA) – MONA is home to the official art collection of the state. You’ll learn about the collection and a brief history of the building and then enjoy a self-guided tour.
The Archway – The Archway spans over Interstate 80 and is a tribute to the adventurers who traveled the Great Platte River Road through Nebraska and helped to build America. Inside you can walk with the pioneers over the Oregon Trail, hear Mark Twain’s account of a cross-country stage coach trip, and more.
Enjoy a catered lunch buffet before heading back to Des Moines.
Be sure to bring binoculars, warm clothes, and appropriate walking shoes or boots.
Please register by March 6.
The Sandhill Crane migration is a natural event. Bankers Trust cannot predict the exact number of cranes you may see. We have planned the trip during a time that typically has a large number of cranes in the area.
Cost: $362/per person, single occupancy; $298 per person, double occupancy; $278 per person, triple/quad occupancy.
Cedar Rapids Plant Exchange
May 3, 2019, 2 – 4:30 p.m.
Bankers Trust Blairs Ferry Branch, 400 Blairs Ferry Rd. NE, Cedar Rapids
Fall is upon us! As you’re preparing your gardens for winter, make a note to divide your perennials in the Spring and save extra seed pods.
In May, we’ll get together to exchange perennials and seeds, share gardening tips and tricks, and gain knowledge from fellow gardeners. This is a great way to expand your garden and try new varieties of plants at no cost!
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.