Dealers, Vendors, Manufacturers
As a dealer or manufacturer selling direct to the customer, you want to provide the best possible experience, including financing. A good financing relationship can build customer trust and loyalty, and determine if the customer returns for the next big sale. Learn more about Stearns Bank dealer and vendor programs below.
If you are a broker, lender or referrer seeking a financing relationship for business, real estate or equipment loans, see our Broker, Lender, Referrer page.
Financing Gives a Competitive Edge
Win new business, earn customer loyalty with creative financing programs
With Stearns Bank as your financing solution, you can earn customer goodwill and repeat business. Our fast approval process enables you to close sales and meet buyer demands. Stearns Bank offers attractive promotions and special rates, along with customized payment plans. Your creative financing program is just a phone call away.
Sales Tools That Work
Need a hand during expos, trade shows, open houses and other events?
We want you to do your best, so we're offering:
- Online applications: Applying and inquiring is easier with our Customer Portal and shareable links
- Pre-approvals: Get your customers pre-approved for financing before an event
- Booth support: If we're attending the same event, we can help answer questions or complete applications
The Stearns Bank Difference
- Fast response, efficient approval process
- Dedicated industry lending teams
- Online lead submission and updates through Customer Portal
- Easy access to in-house decision makers
- Open, consistent communication
- Flexible payment plans that align with customer's cash flow
Jerry Goodwald began his relationship with Stearns Bank as an equipment financing customer. That quickly turned into a complete banking relationship because of how impressed he was with the employee-owners who continued to deliver timeliness and knowledge for his financing needs.See Full Story More Customer Success Stories
Banking That Pays
Checking and savings accounts
Reach your business checking and savings goals faster with simple, smart and rewarding BusinessSmart™ accounts. Earn interest and cash back with the convenience of online and mobile banking.