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HCB Earns Highest 5-Star Superior Safety Rating!

5-Star Highpoint Community Bank
28 Straight 5-Star Ratings

September 2016: Highpoint Community Bank, Hastings, Michigan proudly announces it has once again earned a 5-Star Superior rating from BAUERFINANCIAL, the Nation’s Premier Bank Rating Firm. To earn Bauer’s Highest 5-Star rating, Highpoint Community Bank must excel in areas of capital adequacy, profitability, loan quality, and more. This marks the 28th consecutive quarter that Highpoint Community Bank has earned this rating.

“Not only does Highpoint Community Bank have 28 quarters of 5-Star ratings behind it, its strong capital position and prudent loan underwriting give us every reason to believe it will continue to do so”, contends Karen L. Dorway, president of BauerFinancial. “Knowing its customers is one of the keys to intelligent underwriting, and as a community bank, Highpoint Community Bank has an inside track.”

Established in 1886, Highpoint Community Bank has been providing quality banking services to its neighbors and friends for 130 years. Today it operates through seven conveniently located branch offices in Bellevue, Caledonia, Hastings, Marshall, Middleville, Nashville and Wayland and can also be found online at

Highpoint Community Bank: “…meeting customer needs, exceeding expectations.”

Member of the FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender
BAUERFINANCIAL, Inc., Coral Gables, Florida, the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating and research firm, has been reporting on and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution can pay for or opt out of a BauerFinancial rating. Consumers may obtain free star-ratings by visiting

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