Paducah Bank Earns 5-Star Rating

April 2019: Coral Gables, Florida, BauerFinancial, Inc., the Nation’s Premier Bank Rating Firm, salutes 5-Star Paducah Bank, Paducah, Kentucky for its continued financial excellence. Not only has Paducah Bank earned Bauer’s highest (5-Star) rating for financial strength and stability, it has maintained that top rating for 39 consecutive quarters. Earning a 5-Star rating indicates this bank excels in areas of capital adequacy, profitability, asset quality and much more.
“What I find particularly encouraging”, observes Karen Dorway, president of BauerFinancial, “is that it’s community banks, like Paducah Bank, that are achieving this status. Community banks base decisions on relationships, not just on numbers. We seem to be coming to a point where human interaction is regaining importance. Technology is an invaluable tool, but only when it enhances the customer experience. Paducah Bank has never lost sight of that.”
Paducah Bank was established in 1948, and has been building personal relationships ever since. Today, 71 years later, Paducah Bank operates through several conveniently located offices throughout Louisville and Paducah and can also be found online at
Paducah Bank: “Your WOW Bank! Whatever. Whenever. Wherever.”
Member of the FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.
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