Oak Bank has been a mainstay in the Gold Coast since 1970. In a world where banking has become increasingly impersonal, we pride ourselves on our strong ties to the local community.
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Hobbies That Don’t Break the Bank

Saving While You Drive

Upcycling & Repurposing: Go Green, Save Green

Leasing 101: Is Renting Right for You?

Chicago Scavenger Hunt

Investing in Yourself

What’s in a Score? Credit Scores 101

Can’t Buy Me Love: Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

5 Apps for Exchanging Money

Winter Fun in Chicago

Protect Yourself from Identity Theft and Phishing Scams

Supporting the Financial Life Cycle

4 Ways Banking is Just Like a Picnic

Summer Fun in Chicago

Giving Gifts on a Budget

Money in the Bank (and the Tank)

Hit a Financial Homerun

Go Green and Save Green

Spring in Chicago

Businesses that have stood the test of time.

Save now, spend later.

No Bull. No Fees. Free Checking. 

  • We hate hidden fees just like you do, so we created a totally-free checking account.

How to Keep Your Laptop and Mobile Devices Secure

Bank From Anywhere.

  • Bank online seamlessly from home or on the go with our mobile app. Real time transfers, bill payment, all without having to leave your couch.
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