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Lara Praizner

Phone 941-625-4444
Direct Number 941-979-4480
Mobile Number 941-661-8715
Fax 941-979-4499

Lara Praizner
BMO Harris Bank
1777 Tamiami Trail
Suite 102
Port Charlotte, FL 33948

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Lara Praizner

BMO Harris Bank
Chapter: BNI Rain Makers

Financial, Commercial Bank Services

My BusinessAs a Senior Personal Banker I ensure the customer’s needs are achieved by conducting a thorough financial needs assessment and offering the most appropriate products and services that fulfills the customer’s immediate and future financial needs. I generate leads, build new and maintain existing customer relationships, resulting in outcomes that define great customer experience. I'm accountable for delivering clarity to customers through simplicity, guidance, and know-how.

Ideal ReferralBusiness owner looking to expand and grow their business. Individuals looking to consolidate debt , remodel their home, need cash for a large purchase.

Top ProductHome Equity Line of Credit, Business Lending and Accounts

Top Problem SolvedI find myself helping people every week with employment, paperwork, and personal items. A few weeks ago I had a customer sitting at my desk who had a missing book of checks. I spoke with her and discovered her grandson was taking advantage of her and her hospitality. He was going through her mail, not paying for anything, has had several arrests, bringing all his friends through the house, and recently moved out temporarily because her air conditioning was broken. It was 90 degrees outside. I took care of her banking issues, informed our corporate security, informed senior services, and called in a favor to my air conditioning friend. Her air conditioning is fixed, her grandson has been removed from her home with the help of the sheriff’s department, and her daughter is coming to remove the rest of her belongings. This is how I like to give back to our community. Sometimes it’s one person at a time and sometimes a small group of people who can make an impact on an organization.

My Favorite BNI StoryThis years move from being in the Black and growing to the 3rd Chapter in our Region on the Traffic Lights Report.

My Ideal Referral PartnerCPA, Estate Planning Attorney, Business Attorney