Walter Breuning was a century old when he walked into a downtown Great Falls bank in the mid-1990s to take advantage of a promotion.
Five-year certificates of deposit were being offered at a special rate, and Breuning wanted to take advantage of the deal, according to former Great Falls resident Gavin Seeberger, now of Portland, Ore. His father is former Great Falls banker John Seeberger, a onetime Great Falls school board chairman.
The elder Seeberger and another bank representative politely told Breuning he might want to consider a two-year certificate of deposit instead.
"Mr. Breuning firmly declined and insisted on a five-year CD, saying that he would be there to collect it in person at maturity," Gavin Seeberger said.
CLICK THE TITLE HEADLINE FOR THE ARTICLE.....
This article made me think of this song below.....