The nationís leading independent bank rating and research
firm, BauerFinancial, Inc., has awarded Lakeside Bank their highest 5-Star
rating. The 5-Star rating is based on the overall financial picture of the bank
and indicates that Lakeside Bank is one of the strongest banks in the nation.
Lakeside Bank opened in 2010 and was the nationís only new
bank to receive a charter. The main branch is located on Nelson Road
in South Lake Charles. A Lakeside ATM has opened in Westlake at the site of a
future location on Sampson Street, and a second location in Lake Charles will
soon be opening on Oak Park Blvd.
BauerFinancial has been reporting on and analyzing the
performance of U.S. banks and credit unions with rigorous standards since 1983.
No institution pays for its rating, nor can they elude it. Consumers may obtain
star-ratings by visiting www.bauerfinancial.com.
For more information, visit www.lakesidebanking.com or call (337)