CONTACT Alison Haller M.S. West Shore Bank will now offer the curriculum in Traverse City and Shelby for the first-time. Seven schools and hundreds of students will benefit. The Institute for Extraordinary LINK named West Shore Bank among the most extraordinary banks in the nation in 2022. They also won the 2022 Money Smarts LINK award for financial literacy education. This award is given to the top 1% community banks and recognizes excellence in financial education programs that help people of all ages improve their financial skills. Biggs is the president and CEO at West Shore Bank. "That's one of the many reasons West Shore Bank is so special - from our board to our front-line staff, all of us take great pride serving our communities and being champions for financial wellness." Foundations in Personal Finance helped over five million students across the country. After completing Foundations in Personal Finance, students have less concern about making enough money, finding a job and paying for college. Jim King, Ramsey Education's executive vice president, said, "Our curriculum sponsors have such an enormous heart for giving back their communities, we are so grateful." About West Shore Bank Since its inception, West Shore Bank has been committed to improving the financial health of the residents and businesses on the lakeshore. Our employees all live here and raise their families. We also volunteer to strengthen the community. Ramsey Solutions Ramsey Solutions is a community that empowers people beyond its walls. It provides support in areas such as money, leadership, career, and mental health. Ramsey's products, world-class speakers, and authors offer hope for people at all stages of their lives. Ramsey's 1,100 team members will apply biblically-based principles to do work that matters. Publicist EMAIL# # # West Shore Bank was founded in 1898 and is committed to making a difference in your daily life. We offer both valuable banking services as well as community support. Our goal is to help people and businesses in Michigan improve their financial health.