LaPorte Bancorp, Inc. is a holding company for The LaPorte Savings Bank (the Bank). The Company's business activities, apart from owning the shares of The LaPorte Savings Bank, consists of loaning funds to The LaPorte Savings Bank's ESOP, investing in checking and money market accounts at The LaPorte Savings Bank, and investing in other investment securities. It has two wholly owned subsidiaries: the Bank and LSB Risk Management, LLC. The LaPorte Savings Bank is a savings bank that operates seven full-service locations in LaPorte and Porter Counties, Indiana, and a mortgage loan production office. The Bank offers a variety of deposit and loan products to individuals and businesses. The Bank has one wholly owned subsidiary, LSB Investments, Inc., which manages a portion of the investment portfolio for the Bank. LSB Investments, Inc. has one wholly owned subsidiary, LSB Real Estate, Inc., which is a real estate investment trust that purchases mortgage loans originated by the Bank.