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FDIC Transaction Account Guarantee Program

Alexandria, LA (December 9, 2008) - Red River Bank today announced it is participating in the FDIC’s Transaction Account Guarantee Program. Under that program, through June 30, 2010, all noninterest-bearing transaction accounts are fully guaranteed by the FDIC for the entire amount in the account. Coverage under the Transaction Account Guarantee Program is in addition to and separate from the coverage available under the FDIC’s general deposit insurance rules.

About Red River Bank

Red River Bank is an independent community bank with banking centers in Shreveport, Alexandria, Bossier City, Lecompte, Marksville, Pineville, Ball and Forest Hill.

Products and services provided by Red River Bank include: totally free checking accounts , personal loans, business loans, home mortgage loans, investments services, online banking, ATM banking, checkcards, 24 hour telephone banking.

For more information call 318-675-2900