We had a blast celebrating the Scottie Reads Reading Challenge Saturday, Apr. 13th!  This is the 10th year for the Scottie Reads program, challenging all of the North Scott first graders to read 10 books in one month. This year, 160 North Scott first graders completed the challenge and were invited along with their family… Read More


Congratulations to all the Bettendorf first graders who completed the Booker Bear Reading Challenge!  This is the 16th year celebrating the Bettendorf Booker Bear Reading Challenge, and 282 Bettendorf first graders met the challenge by reading ten books in one month– way to go first graders!  Students along with their families were treated to a pizza party at the Bettendorf Public Library… Read More


Ascentra Credit Union has a long history of collaborating with communities and organizations to help spur economic development in the region.  In Davenport, we have helped rejuvenate and blossom long-blighted areas in ways that haven’t been seen in decades.  Recently, we’ve invested in our Davenport West 3rd Street office by expanding and remodeling the building—… Read More


We are excited to announce that we are the premier sponsor for the Hockey Fights Cancer Night at the Quad City Storm hockey game on Saturday, Feb. 9! Join us along with the Quad City Storm hockey team, Gilda’s Club of the Quad Cities, and KWQC TV6 as we Paint the Ice on Wednesday, Feb. 6… Read More


Volatility will always be around on Wall Street, and as you invest for the long term, you must learn to tolerate it. Rocky moments, fortunately, are not the norm.   Since the end of World War II, there have been dozens of Wall Street shocks. Wall Street has seen 56 pullbacks (retreats of 5-9.99 percent)… Read More


2019 Board Elections and Annual Meeting When:  April 16, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Where:  Bettendorf Public Library, 2950 Learning Campus Dr., Bettendorf, IA 52722 At the next Annual Meeting, there will be four positions open for volunteer board of directors.  Each is a three-year term position.  The voting will take place in person by paper ballot… Read More


Ascentra Scholarship Competition – Due March 2 Ten $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to Ascentra members to further their education.  Five scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors and five scholarships will be awarded to nontraditional students age 19 or over. Entrants are required to write an essay of approximately 500 words on a… Read More