Lincoln Raises Money for Junior Achievement


On February 28, 2015 employees from Lincoln participated in the Junior Achievement Bowl-A-Thon. A total of 10 teams were able to raise $3,515 for Junior Achievement.

Watertown Presents a Check to Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1054


Employees from the Watertown, SD branch presented a check to the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1054 for $500. This money was donated by Great Western Bank employees and corporate. The money is being used to send Vietnam Veterans to Washington D. C. in April to visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. It helps defray the costs for veterans who don't have the financial ability to pay for the entire trip.

Sioux Falls Serves Dinner at The Banquet


On February 5, 2015 a group of Sioux Falls employees served a lasagna meal to 298 individuals. The meal was provided by Great Western Bank staff, which also served the meal and provided fellowship to the guests. In addition to serving the meal, this group was able to give an additional $687.50 to The Banquet.

Hastings Branch Donates to Big Brothers Big Sisters


The Great Western Bank Hastings, NE branch, presented the Executive Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters with funds raised during the month of February by Great Western Bank employees.  Big Brothers Big Sisters is one of 12 agencies selected to receive funds contributed by local Great Western Bank employees in 2015.

Online Banking Website Address Transition


PLEASE NOTE: On Tuesday, March 10, 2015, our Online Banking website address transitioned servers. If you have saved any Online Banking website pages as a favorite and/or a bookmark you may receive a blank page or error when attempting to access your Online Banking account(s). If either of these errors occur, please go directly to the Great Western Bank homepage ( and login. As a reminder, we do not recommend using bookmarked pages to access Online Banking.

Online Banking Login Box Issues


If you have recently experienced issues with the Online Banking Login box on the Great Western Bank website click here to walk you through the steps to enable TLS (Transport Layer Security) on your computer system.  Once you have enabled TLS you should be able to refresh your browser session and continue on with the regular login screen.